Senator David Perdue Joins Congressional HBCU Caucus
WASHINGTON, D.C. – During National Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU) Week, U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) announced his membership in the Bipartisan Congressional HBCU Caucus.
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Senator Perdue and Dr. Mary Schmidt Campbell, President of Spelman College
“Georgia is home to 10 fantastic HBCUs that play an important role in educating America’s next leaders,” said Senator Perdue. “I’m excited to join the Bipartisan Congressional HBCU Caucus and look forward to working with my colleagues to highlight HBCUs and tackle the challenges they face.”
Senator Perdue has consistently worked to promote the interests of Georgia’s HBCUs in the U.S. Senate.
- Senator Perdue met with Georgia’s HBCU leadership.
- Senator Perdue applauded President Trump’s support for our country’s HBCUs.
- Senator Perdue secured funds to support minority women in STEM at HBCUs in this year’s defense bill.
Senator Perdue is the only Fortune 500 CEO in Congress and is serving his first term in the United States Senate, where he represents Georgia on the Armed Services, Banking, Budget, and Agriculture Committees.
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