Sen. Thad Cochran sits down with ag secretary nominee Gov. Sonny Perdue Sen. Cochran

INSIDE WASHINGTON: Ag secretary nominee gets Vilsack’s nod

Sonny Perdue begins Capitol Hill rounds with senators in his quest to be the next secretary of agriculture.

Senate Democrats are making plenty of noise and setting up roadblocks regarding the slate of Cabinet appointments President Donald Trump has sent them. However, when it comes to the agriculture secretary, it may not be as controversial.

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