Alexander Statement on W. Lacy Upchurch Decision to Not Seek New Term as Tennessee Farm Bureau President
Posted on October 2, 2015
WASHINGTON, D.C., Oct. 2 – U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today made the following statement about Tennessee Farm Bureau Federation President W. Lacy Upchurch’s announcement that he would not seek another term to lead the organization:
“Tennessee farmers have been fortunate to have Lacy Upchurch right beside them, leading the nation’s largest state farm bureau with wisdom and humility for a decade. His conservative leadership has benefited all of the state’s farms, and his expertise will be sorely missed. I am grateful for his years of thoughtful advice on agricultural issues — and I wish him and his wife, Kay, all the best.”
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