Sen. Wicker issues statement on Trump's pick for Secretary of State

Sen. Wicker issues statement on Trump's pick for Secretary of State

WASHINGTON, D.C. (WDAM) - On Tuesday, Sen. Roger Wicker (R-MS) weighed in on President-elect Trump's intention to name Rex Tillerson as the next Secretary of State.

He issued the following statement:

"Mr. Tillerson comes highly recommended by past secretaries of state, including Condoleezza Rice and James Baker. During the advice-and-consent process, I look forward to meeting Mr. Tillerson and learning more about his plan to help the new President restore our nation's standing in the world."