Vilsack confirmed by Senate for second go as ag secretary

Published: Feb. 23, 2021 at 2:26 PM CST
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WASHINGTON (KCRG) - The U.S. Senate overwhelmingly confirmed former Iowa governor Tom Vilsack as the Secretary of Agriculture for President Joe Biden’s administration.

The vote was 92-7, showing broad bipartisan support for the nomination. Vilsack previously served in the role for the entirety of the Barack Obama administration.

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