Here’s the press release from the office of Congressman Mark Meadows:
Representative Mark Meadows (NC-11) released the following statement after President Obama nominated him to be a Representative of the United States to the Sixty-eighth Session of the General Assembly of the United Nations.
“I am honored to have been selected as a congressional delegate to the United Nations and look forward to being a constructive voice for America within this international body,” Meadows said. “Serving as a direct liaison between Congress and the UN, I am committed to keeping my House colleagues well-informed of any issues that might require congressional action. It is crucial that our nation maintains its sovereignty while being a leader on the international stage.”
Meadows will continue to represent the 11th District of North Carolina while serving as a Representative to the United Nations.