Alexander Statement on Nominations of Michael McWherter, Pete Mahurin and Joe Ritch to TVA Board

Posted on July 14, 2016

WASHINGTON, July 14, 2016 – U.S. Sen. Lamar Alexander (R-Tenn.) today released the following statement after President Obama nominated Michael McWherter, Pete Mahurin and Joe Ritch to serve additional five-year terms on the Tennessee Valley Authority Board of Directors.

“Mike McWherter, Joe Ritch, and Pete Mahurin have helped TVA provide cheap, clean, reliable electricity to the seven-state Tennessee Valley region. I am glad the president submitted their nominations to serve additional five-year terms, and I look forward to supporting their confirmations so they can continue their good work on the TVA Board."

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