GOVERNOR MARTIN O’MALLEY CONGRATULATES SENATOR MIKULSKI ON APPOINTMENT AS CHAIR OF APPROPRIATIONS COMMITTEE
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GOVERNOR MARTIN O’MALLEY
MIKULSKI ON APPOINTMENT AS
CHAIR OF APPROPRIATIONS
COMMITTEEANNAPOLIS, MD (December 20, 2012) - Governor Martin O’Malley today released the following statement on Senator Barbara Mikulski becoming the first woman to chair the Senate Appropriations Committee:
"Senator Mikulski is the perfect choice to Chair the Senate Appropriations Committee. She is one of the most effective Senators ever to serve in the U.S. Senate Chamber, and we in Maryland know firsthand her commitment to creating jobs, expanding opportunity, protecting the safety and security of Maryland’s families, and protecting our quality of life. There is no one better to continue Senator Inouye’s legacy.
We are very proud that she will be the first woman ever to serve as Chair of this prestigious committee."