05.01.17

Senator David Perdue Receives Friend Of Farm Bureau Award

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Agriculture Committee, this week was presented with the American Farm Bureau’s “Friend of Farm Bureau” award at the Georgia Farm Bureau’s annual legislative meeting.

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Senator David Perdue presented “Friend of Farm Bureau” by Georgia Farm Bureau President Gerald Long.

“Having grown up working on my family’s farm, I’m proud to be a voice for Georgia farmers,” said Senator Perdue. “Agriculture is Georgia’s number one industry and our farmers continue to raise the bar year after year. Thank you to the Farm Bureau for this award and I look forward to continue working together to advance our state’s priorities.”

“Senator Perdue has been a strong supporter of Georgia farmers since being elected to the United States Senate,” said Georgia Farm Bureau President Gerald Long. “We are proud of our working relationship and look forward to addressing the new challenges facing our industry in the days ahead.”

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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.