Senator David Perdue Statement On Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Senate Armed Services Committee, released the following statement today on President Trump’s selection of Lieutenant General H.R. McMaster for National Security Advisor:

“Lieutenant General McMaster is a decorated combat veteran who possesses the skill set needed to fight radical terrorism and extremism around the world. He also served as Commanding General of the Maneuver Center of Excellence at Fort Benning and has seen first-hand the importance of Georgia’s military installations. Lieutenant General McMaster’s proven track record and extensive knowledge of our military make him a great choice to lead President Trump’s national security team, and I look forward to working with him to tackle the global security crisis facing us today.”