Sen. Cruz Issues Statement on the Nomination of Susan Combs to the Interior Department
WASHINGTON, D.C. -- U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) issued the following statement regarding the nomination of former Texas Comptroller Susan Combs to be assistant secretary for policy, management and budget at the U.S. Department of Interior:
"I applaud the administration for nominating Susan Combs to serve as assistant secretary for policy, management and budget at the Department of Interior. Susan is a committed public servant who understands, like most Texans, that the federal government isn't the answer to every challenge. She also understands the power of freedom, and the benefit of collaboration and working with state and local interests. Americans want jobs, and Susan understands that Interior can safeguard our resources while also encouraging beneficial economic growth. Her knowledge and experience both in the public and private sector will be an invaluable asset to this administration and the Department of Interior."