Rep. Calvin Smyre nominated by President Biden to serve as ambassador to Dominican Republic
COLUMBUS, Ga. (WTVM) - Representative Calvin Smyre is nominated by President Biden to serve as the ambassador to the Dominican Republic.
According to a statement that Rep. Smyre sent to WTVM News Leader 9:
”I am deeply honored to be nominated by President Biden to serve as the Ambassador to the Dominican Republic. If confirmed, I look forward to advancing the interests of the United States in the Dominican Republic and our relationship with the Dominican government. As a longtime businessman and public servant, I will bring my background and experience to continue the significant work with an important economic partner in the Caribbean.”
And Georgia Senator Jon Ossoff also reacted to Smyre’s nomination, releasing a statement saying:
“I congratulate Representative Smyre on his nomination to this vital diplomatic post. I look forward to working with him to advance effective U.S. foreign policy in the region.”
There’s no word on when the confirmation process will begin.
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