Press Releases

Hagerty Statement on the Unconstitutional Impeachment Trial

WASHINGTON – United States Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN) today released the following statement on the impeachment trial of former President Donald J. Trump: “Today I was sworn-in for the upcoming trial, but this solemn oath was administered by a Democrat Senator,...

Hagerty Votes to Confirm Blinken as Secretary of State

WASHINGTON – United States Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN) today voted to confirm Antony Blinken as Secretary of State. “As the former U.S. Ambassador to Japan, I understand the importance of having a competent, empowered, and level-headed Secretary of State,” said...

Hagerty Votes to Confirm Yellen as Treasury Secretary

WASHINGTON – United States Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN) today voted to confirm Janet Yellen as the next Secretary of the Treasury. “Our nation is in the midst of an economic recovery, and the Treasury Department should have competent, steady leadership,” said Senator...

Hagerty Statement on the Decision to Extend the New START Treaty

WASHINGTON – United States Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN) today released the following statement on President Biden’s decision to extend the New START Treaty: “I am deeply troubled by the Biden Administration’s decision to extend the New START Treaty for five years...

Hagerty Statement on the Keystone Pipeline

WASHINGTON – United States Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN) today released the following statement on President Biden’s decision to halt the Keystone Pipeline: “Today’s order halting construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline undercuts hard-won American energy independence...

Hagerty Attends 59th Presidential Inauguration

WASHINGTON – United States Senator Bill Hagerty (R-TN) today attended the inauguration of President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris at the U.S. Capitol. “Our nation’s peaceful transfer of power is at the very bedrock of our republic, but also a clear...