Alexander Votes to Confirm Elaine Chao to Serve as Secretary of Transportation

Posted on January 31, 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 31, 2017 – U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement on his vote to confirm Elaine Chao to serve as U.S. Secretary of Transportation:

“As the former U.S. Deputy Secretary of Transportation under President George H.W. Bush, Elaine has a unique understanding of the Department of Transportation. Her knowledge of the department will be very important as Congress is ready to work on President Trump’s infrastructure priorities and make major improvements to our nation’s roads and bridges.”

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