Congressman-elect Mark Green Elected Republican Freshman Class President

FRANKLIN, Tenn. – Congressman-elect Mark Green (R-Tenn.) was unanimously elected President of the Republican Freshman Class last night. 30 Members-elect for the 116th Congress selected Green to lead the class.

“I’m honored to be elected by this distinguished group of colleagues as president of the Freshman Class,” commented Congressman-elect Green. “I ran for Congress to take our successful leadership in Tennessee to Congress, and am excited to be able to lead the freshman class.”

"Mark is a veteran and served our state as a leader in the legislature," said Congressman-elect Tim Burchett (TN-02). "As new members of Congress, we need someone advocating for us who understands the process. That's why I was honored to nominate Mark to be our freshman class president."