May 16 2018

Graham Statement On Zais Confirmation

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) today made this statement in support of South Carolina’s Mitchell “Mick” Zais being confirmed to serve as the Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education.  The vote in the Senate was 50-48.

“I’m very pleased and proud the Senate has finally confirmed Mick Zais to serve as the Deputy Secretary of Education.  He believes in a strong public education system with flexibility and will be a valuable ally to Secretary DeVos. 

“In addition, I appreciate President Trump choosing him for this important position.”