Local Farmers Excited For Sonny Purdue’s Confirmation
Local farmers excited for Sonny Purdue’s confirmation
The transition team for President Donald Trump announced on Wednesday that former Georgia Governor Sonny Purdue is Trump’s pick for Agriculture Secretary. If confirmed by the Senate, Purdue will head the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Bainbridge resident and Georgia Farm Bureau President Gerald Long was one of the many to voice his approval of the nomination.
“I want to congratulate former Governor Sonny Perdue on his nomination for Agriculture Secretary,” Long said. “I know he will work hard to represent all farmers and ranchers, as well as rural communities, across our nation. He has vast knowledge from serving …