Secretary Sonny Perdue came by his knowledge of agriculture the old fashioned way: he was born into a farming family in Bonaire, Georgia. From childhood, and through his life in business and elected office, Perdue has experienced the industry from every possible perspective.
America’s 3,069 counties, parishes and boroughs unite through NACo, seeking solutions that help make our communities healthy, vibrant and safe. And this year, our collective voice has never been stronger in Washington, D.C.
During its fall 2019 meeting Dec.6-7 in Douglas County, Neb., the NACo Board of Directors approved national policy priorities that the organization will target in 2020, along with 36 policies identified by NACo's 10 policy steering committees.
The national policy priorities are as follows: