Wenstrup Statement on Secretary Esper

Washington, July 24, 2019 Contact: Ann Tumolo (202-225-3164)

Washington, D.C. - Congressman Brad Wenstrup (OH-02) issued the following statement after Mark Esper was sworn in as the Secretary of Defense:

“It has been my professional honor to get to know Secretary Esper during his tenure as Secretary of the Army. He is a man of great integrity and has a proven record of leadership. Secretary Esper has dedicated his life’s work to ensuring the American military continues to be the envy of the world. I have no doubt he is the right person to serve as the Defense Secretary, and I look forward to working with him," said Wenstrup.