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Rep. Graves Statement on Confirmation of Sonny Perdue as Agriculture Secretary

Washington, April 24, 2017 - Rep. Tom Graves (R-GA-14) issued the following statement after the Senate confirmed former Georgia Governor George Ervin “Sonny” Perdue III as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Agriculture:

“As Agriculture Secretary, Governor Perdue will be a strong voice for our nation’s farmers, ranchers and agribusinesses, and an effective leader for this important department. He is the first Secretary of Agriculture from Georgia, and I know he will make us proud.”


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