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Congresswoman Adams Statement on Senate Confirmation of Dr. John B. King as Secretary of U.S. Department Of Education

Mar 15, 2016
Press Release

Washington, DC - Congresswoman Alma S. Adams (NC-12) today released the following statement following the Senate confirmation of Dr. John B. King, Jr. as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education:

“I’m pleased the Senate has confirmed Dr. John B. King, Jr. as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education.  Dr. King has an impressive background and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the position. Having served as a senior advisor and Acting Secretary, I know he will continue to work expeditiously to ensure our schools have the resources they need, our teachers are well positioned to serve our students and that all students have access to quality, affordable education – nationwide.”