Massey retains Gen. Assembly Trans-Safe chair

State Sen. Becky Massey (R-District 6, which includes parts of Concord) has been re-appointed chair of the Senate Transportation and Safety Committee by Lt. Gov. Randy McNally.

This committee is responsible for legislation regarding all forms of transportation in Tennessee, including highways, roads, bridges, railroads, air, bus and vehicles. The committee also oversees legislative matters concerning the U.S. Department of Safety and Homeland Security.

“Becky Massey is a compassionate legislator dedicated to representing her constituents. She understands the importance of transportation and how it supports our economy and is dedicated to keeping Tennessee citizens safe,” McNally said. “Her talents and abilities are perfect for this committee. I know she will do well.”

“I appreciate the confidence that Lt. Gov. McNally has placed in me to lead this committee and look forward to finding solutions for the challenges we face, including those presented as a result of the pandemic’s effects on our transportation system,” Massey said.