Senate Democrats

Reid Statement on John Bryson’s Confirmation as U.S. Commerce Secretary

Washington, D.C.—Nevada Senator Harry Reid issued the following statement after the confirmation of John Bryson as U.S. Secretary of Commerce.

“As an experienced businessman with a track record for thinking outside the box, Secretary Bryson will bring important hands-on experience to the challenge of putting Americans back to work and getting our economy moving again. Through decades in the public and private sector he has showed the hallmark of a leader, earning the respect of leaders in sectors ranging from the business community to environmental groups.

“I look forward to helping Secretary Bryson put his creativity and business acumen to use as he works with our nation’s innovators and exporters to create jobs and bring our nation back to economic prosperity.”