Cotton Statement on Confirmation of Tom Vilsack

Washington, D.C. — Senator Tom Cotton (R-Arkansas) released the following statement after the confirmation of Tom Vilsack as the U.S. Secretary of Agriculture:

“Arkansas’s farmers, ranchers, and foresters need a USDA Secretary who will advocate for them through decreased regulations, good trade deals, and prompt disaster assistance. I hope Secretary Vilsack will respect the realities facing American agriculture, and I will work with him to support Arkansas’s rural communities.”