Senator David Perdue Statement On National Security Advisor, Lieutenant General McMaster

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Armed Services Committee, released the following statement after voting to approve a change of billet for National Security Advisor, Lieutenant General Herbert R. McMaster, Jr., so he can remain on active duty:

“It’s fantastic to see a former Commanding General of Fort Benning serve our country as President Trump’s National Security Advisor. Lieutenant General McMaster has a proven track record and a deep understanding of this global security crisis we are dealing with today. He is a great addition to President Trump’s incredibly capable and qualified team, and I look forward to working with him.”