SASC Approves Civilian Nominations
Washington, D.C. – The Senate Armed Services Committee today voted by voice vote to favorably report the following civilian nominations en bloc:
- Dr. Mark T. Esper to be Secretary of the Army;
- The Honorable Robert L. Wilkie to be Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness;
- Mr. Joseph D. Kernan to be Under Secretary of Defense for Intelligence; and
- Mr. Guy B. Roberts to be Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Defense Programs.
All nominations were immediately reported to the Senate floor following the Committee’s action.