WASHINGTON, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senator Jacky Rosen (D-NV), a member of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions (HELP), released the following statement after voting to confirm Dr. Miguel Cardona to serve as Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education:

“Today, I proudly voted to confirm Dr. Miguel Cardona to serve our nation as Secretary of Education,” said Senator Rosen. “Dr. Cardona has the experience, qualifications, and passion needed to lead our nation’s schools through this challenging time and lift up the Department of Education to new heights. I am confident that Dr. Cardona will be a fierce advocate for our students, parents, and teachers. I look forward to working with Dr. Cardona to develop forward-thinking education policies that support our students and teachers as we overcome the challenges that COVID-19 has brought.”

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