Burr Statement on the Confirmation of Interior Secretary Zinke

WASHINGTON –Today, the Senate voted to confirm Representative Ryan Zinke (R-MT) to head the United States Department of Interior. Senator Richard Burr (R-NC) released the following statement:

“I’m proud to support Ryan Zinke. He is an excellent choice to lead the Department of Interior.  Zinke is a champion of conservation, and I look forward to working with him to ensure that the Land and Water Conservation Fund program will continue to preserve North Carolina’s natural treasures for future generations.”