Reid Statement on the Confirmation of Neil Kornze as BLM Director

Washington, D.C. – Nevada Senator Harry Reid today released the following statement on the confirmation of Neil Kornze to be the Director of the Bureau of Land Management.

“I’m pleased that the Senate confirmed Neil Kornze as the Director of the Bureau of Land Management today. Neil is just perfect for this position. Raised in Elko, Nevada, Neil really understands the role of public lands in rural America, and natural resources across the West.

“His expertise is going to be invaluable to the Bureau of Land Management. I have every bit of confidence that Neil Kornze will be the best director we have ever had at BLM  and I wish him success in this role.”

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