Murkowski Votes to Confirm Elaine Chao as Transportation Secretary

Senator Lisa Murkowski (R-AK) released the following statement after voting to confirm Ms. Elaine Chao as Secretary of Transportation:

“I have had the opportunity to know Elaine Chao in her capacity as Secretary of Labor and have great respect for her leadership and years of experience as a public servant. I have no doubt that Ms. Chao will also succeed at addressing our country’s infrastructure needs as Secretary of Transportation. I am impressed by her commitment to innovate and develop infrastructure in both urban and rural areas and I look forward to working with Ms. Chao to find solutions that best suit Alaska’s unique and diverse transportation issues.”