DeLauro Statement on Senate Confirmation of Shalanda Young as OMB Director

March 15, 2022
Press Release

House Committee on Appropriations Chair Rosa DeLauro released the following statement after former Appropriations Committee Clerk and Staff Director Shalanda Young was confirmed by the Senate to serve as Director of the Office of Management and Budget (OMB):

“The historic confirmation of Shalanda Young to serve as Director of the Office of Management and Budget is a testament to her expertise and ability to work with anyone to accomplish big things for our country.

“Shalanda is a proven leader and a master of the federal budget process who, over the course of her extensive career as a trusted aide and widely respected staff director on the Appropriations Committee, has helped shape many of the solutions to some of the most pressing problems facing working families. I am grateful for her partnership in enacting the federal spending package signed into law today and look forward to all that we will accomplish in the coming years.

“I join my colleagues in the House and the Senate, on both sides of the aisle, in congratulating Shalanda. I know that the Biden Administration, the Congress, and the country will benefit from Shalanda’s leadership of the Office of Management and Budget.”

117th Congress