Senate confirms Smith for Farm Credit board |

Senate confirms Smith for Farm Credit board

The Senate confirmed President Donald Trump’s nomination of Glen Smith to be a member of the Farm Credit Administration board, Senate Agriculture Committee Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan., and Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., announced.

“Once again, we’re pleased to report full Senate confirmation of another qualified nominee,” Roberts and Stabenow said

“As an active farmer and agribusiness professional, Mr. Smith has the skillset and background needed to serve rural America in this role. As with all previous nominees, the Senate Agriculture Committee worked in a bipartisan fashion to get Mr. Smith to work at the Farm Credit Administration.”