Senator David Perdue Votes To Confirm Secretary Elaine Chao

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator David Perdue (R-GA) today issued the following statement after voting to confirm former U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao to lead the U.S. Department of Transportation:

“Our nation’s transportation infrastructure is in need of repair, and I can think of no one better to lead the charge to modernize our roads, airways, and bridges than Secretary Chao. She has the experience and knowledge needed to provide President Trump with sound advice on the transportation issues impeding economic growth and mobility in our country. I was proud to vote to confirm her today and look forward to working with her.”