Pelosi Statement on President Biden Nomination of Shalanda Young as OMB Director

November 24, 2021
Press Release

San Francisco – Speaker Nancy Pelosi issued this statement after President Biden nominated Shalanda Young, current Acting Director at OMB, to serve as Director of the Office of Management and Budget:

“President Biden’s nomination of Shalanda Young as Director of the Office of Management and Budget is historic and well-deserved.

“In her past year as Acting and Deputy Director of OMB and her nearly fifteen years of leadership on the Appropriations Committee including as Staff Director, Shalanda Young has proven to be a master of the appropriations process.  With her intellect and expertise, she has worked to ensure that our federal budget reflects our values as a nation.

     “The House thanks Shalanda for her ongoing impactful public service and looks forward to continuing to work together to Build Back Better For The People.”