Washington, D.C. – Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued this statement on the appointments of Congressman Sanford Bishop of Georgia and Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick of Arizona to serve on the House Committee on Agriculture.
“As Speaker, I am proud to announce the appointments of two outstanding Members to the House Committee on Agriculture, where their leadership will be essential to Democrats’ work to promote the health and financial security of family farmers and hungry families across America,” said Speaker Nancy Pelosi. “Congressman Sanford Bishop brings nearly thirty years of proven experience advocating for rural Georgia communities in the Congress, and his expertise as an appropriator will be a great asset to this Committee. Congresswoman Ann Kirkpatrick is a champion of hard-working families, from Southern Arizona ranching towns to downtown Tucson, and her state and our nation will be well-served by the perspective she will bring to this Committee.”
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