03.02.17

Burr Statement on the Confirmation of Energy Secretary Perry

WASHINGTON –Today, the Senate voted to confirm former Texas Governor Rick Perry to head the United States Department of Energy. Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) released the following statement:

“As Energy Secretary, Rick Perry will be responsible for maintaining the security and reliability of our nation’s energy resources. I’m glad he has chosen to serve our nation and I look forward to working with him.”