‘I don’t cage too well,’ folksy Perdue tells USDA employees

In his first hour at his new workplace, Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue took off his coat and tie and rolled up his sleeves, telling USDA employees at a welcoming ceremony, “I was a farmer first.” During a 20-minute speech, Perdue repeatedly likened USDA to a family and said he might roam USDA’s mammoth headquarters complex,… » Read More

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