Georgia

It’s finally official: Perdue new U.S. Secretary of Agriculture

Sonny Perdue was finally confirmed and sworn in this week as the 31st U.S. Secretary of Agriculture. (Wikipedia photo) Perdue, who was confirmed by an 87-11 Senate vote, will oversee land and water conservation on private lands and operation of the U.S. Forest Service, as well as the nation’s food and farm programs. Perdue, 70, is a former governor of Georgia…