(Washington, D.C.) – Today, U.S. Senator Dean Heller issued the following statement after being sworn in to the United States Senate:

“It is truly an honor to serve Nevadans as a U.S. Senator and I am grateful for this opportunity. Times are tough, especially for the Silver State, and I remain focused on creating a bigger, brighter future for our children and grandchildren. In order to do this, Democrats and Republicans must commit to working together so that Congress can better serve the American people. Together, we can provide the certainty Nevada families and businesses have been so hungry for. I am looking forward to the coming years because I know that the Silver State’s best days are ahead,” said Senator Dean Heller.