Washington, D.C. – Congresswoman Liz Cheney’s statement on the Senate confirming Gina Haspel as the next Director of the Central Intelligence Agency.

“I’m pleased the Senate today confirmed Gina Haspel as CIA Director. For over thirty years, Haspel has served the agency and our nation with integrity and professionalism. She has dedicated her career to defending the American people and keeping our homeland secure. President Trump made the right decision in nominating Haspel and I’m confident she will continue to be an effective leader protecting the American people.”