09.28.17

Roberts, Stabenow Announce Hearing on USDA Nominees Ibach, Northey

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan., and Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., today announced the Committee will hold a hearing to consider two nominations within the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

 

Who:    Gregory Ibach, of Nebraska, to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Marketing and Regulatory Programs

William Northey, of Iowa, to be Under Secretary of Agriculture for Farm and Foreign Agricultural Services

 

Date:   Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017

 

Time:  9:30 a.m.

 

Place:  328A Russell Senate Office Building

 

 

***Please note: Press bringing audio/video equipment should check in with the Senate Radio-Television Gallery at radiotv.senate.gov or 202-224-6421. The hearing will be webcast live on ag.senate.gov.

 

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Press Contact

Meghan Cline (Roberts): 202-224-2035

Jess McCarron (Stabenow): 202-224-1437