01.24.17

Senator David Perdue Votes To Confirm New U.N. Ambassador, Governor Nikki Haley

WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA), a member of the Armed Services Committee, today released the following statement after voting to confirm President Donald J. Trump’s nominee for the Ambassador to the United Nations, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley:

“Governor Haley and I share the desire to make the U.N. more transparent to American taxpayers. She understands that we are facing a global security crisis and is committed to reversing the dangerous precedent President Obama set—one that has confused our friends and emboldened our adversaries. Governor Haley and I agree that peace and preserving our national sovereignty is the ultimate objective in our participation in the U.N., and I was proud to vote in support of her nomination today.”

Click here for a picture of Senator Perdue and Governor Haley.

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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