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McHenry on Mick Mulvaney's Confirmation as Director of OMB


Washington, February 16, 2017 - Chief Deputy Whip Patrick McHenry (NC-10) released the following statement upon Senate confirmation of Congressman Mick Mulvaney (SC-05) as the Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB):

“Congratulations to my good friend Mick Mulvaney on his confirmation as the Director of OMB. Mick is just the person we need at OMB: smart, principled, and brutally honest. It is long past time the federal government seriously addressed the challenges facing our federal budget and Mick is the right person to lead those efforts. While he will be missed in the House, I join with the rest of my colleagues in wishing Mick the best as he moves into his new role.”   

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