Roberts, Stabenow Announce Hearing on USDA Nominees

U.S. Senate Committee on Agriculture, Nutrition, and Forestry Chairman Pat Roberts, R-Kan., and Ranking Member Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., announced the Committee will hold a hearing to consider two nominations within the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) on Tuesday, Sept. 19. The nominations include American Soybean Association (ASA) CEO Steve Censky, to be deputy secretary of agriculture, and also Ted McKinney to be under secretary of agriculture for trade and foreign agricultural affairs.