Published On: Thu, Sep 12th, 2013

Congressman Meadows nominated as UN Rep.

Mark MeadowsWASHINGTON – Representative Mark Meadows (R-NC) 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 on Thursday, Sept. 12.

“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,” Rep. 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.”

Rep. Meadows will continue to represent the 11th District of North Carolina while serving as a Representative to the United Nations.