Alexander Statement on Senate Confirmation of General Petraeus

Posted on June 30, 2011

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement about the Senate’s confirmation of General David Petraeus to be director of the Central Intelligence Agency:

“David Petraeus’s skills are second to none. I can think of no one better to lead our intelligence efforts to keep our country safe.” 

The Senate voted to confirm Gen. Petraeus, 94 to 0.

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