Senator Burr Congratulates Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx On His Nomination As Transportation Secretary

Today, U.S. Senator Richard Burr (R-North Carolina) issued the following statement congratulating Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx on his nomination to Secretary of the U.S. Department of Transportation:

"I am pleased to see the president look to North Carolina to fill this important cabinet position, and I congratulate Mayor Foxx on this honor. I look forward to introducing Mayor Foxx to my colleagues and working with him as his nomination moves through the Senate. I believe he will ably serve North Carolina and our nation as the next Secretary of Transportation."