Wicker Presses Secretary of the Navy Nominee to Meet 355-Ship Fleet Requirement
Senator Roger Wicker pressed Mr. Carlos Del Toro, nominee to be Secretary of the Navy, on his commitment to meeting the national requirement for a 355-ship fleet after recent testimony from Navy leaders had shown President Biden’s budget request for the Navy to be inadequate.
ICYMI: Wicker Hosts Secretary of Commerce in Mississippi
– U.S. Senator Roger Wicker, R-Miss., ranking member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, hosted U.S. Secretary of Commerce Gina Raimondo for a tour of sites along the Mississippi Gulf Coast on Friday, June 25.
Wicker, Hyde-Smith to Interior Sec: Hold Lease Sale, Disclose Plans for OCS Leasing Program
U.S. Senators Roger Wicker, R-Miss., and Cindy Hyde-Smith, R-Miss., are calling on the Biden administration to conduct lease sales in the Gulf of Mexico and to provide answers on the future of the federal offshore leasing program.
Wicker, Colleagues Ask CDC, TSA for Update on Travel Guidance, Mask Requirements on Planes, Buses
Roger Wicker asked the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) for more information on when and how the agencies will update their travel guidance for vaccinated people.