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Washington, D.C. ­– U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ) today released the following statement on President Trump’s nomination of Brenda Burman of Arizona to be the Commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation, a federal agency under the U.S. Department of Interior:

“Brenda Burman is highly qualified to be the Commissioner of the Bureau of Reclamation and I am proud to support her nomination. Brenda brings a wealth of knowledge on federal water policy and drought conditions in the West forged through years of service at the Department of Interior and as legislative counsel to former U.S. Senator Jon Kyl, one of the nation’s foremost experts on federal and tribal water law. I encourage my colleagues in the Senate to swiftly confirm her nomination.”