April 27, 2022

Cortez Masto, Rosen Applaud Senate Confirmation of Jason Frierson as U.S. Attorney for Nevada

Washington, D.C. – Today, U.S. Senators Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) and Jacky Rosen (D-Nev.) issued the following statements on the Senate confirmation of Nevada State Assembly Speaker Jason Frierson to be U.S. Attorney for the state of Nevada. 

“Jason Frierson is a passionate, dedicated, and deeply knowledgeable Nevadan who will make an excellent U.S. Attorney for Nevada,” said Senator Cortez Masto. “This position has been vacant for over a year, and I’m thrilled to celebrate his confirmation. I know he will get right to work keeping Nevadans safe.”

“After months of fighting alongside Senator Cortez Masto to fill the vacancy for Nevada’s top federal prosecutor, I’m glad the Senate finally confirmed Jason Frierson as U.S. Attorney for Nevada,” said Senator Rosen. “He is a dedicated Nevadan who will lead with integrity to serve the people of our state, protect public safety, and ensure justice is carried out.”