Democratic News

Dec 11 2001

Senate Energy Committee – Business Meeting

Panel To Vote On 7 Bush Administration Nominees

The Senate Energy & Natural Resources Committee will hold a business meeting in the President's Room, S-216, in the Capitol, immediately following the first roll call vote tomorrow, Wednesday, Dec. 12, to consider the following nominations: Agenda Item #1 – Nomination of Harold Craig Manson to be the Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife. Agenda Item #2 – Nomination of Michael Smith to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (Fossil Energy). Agenda Item #3 – Nomination of Kathleen Clarke to be the Director of the Bureau of Land Management. Agenda Item #4 – Nomination of Margaret Chu to be the Director of the Office of Civilian Radioactive Waste Management. Agenda Item #5 – Nomination of Beverly Cook to be an Assistant Secretary of Energy (Environment, Safety and Health). Agenda Item #6 – Nomination of Jeffrey D. Jarrett to be the Director of the Office of Surface Mining Reclamation and Enforcement. Agenda Item #7 – Nomination of Rebecca W. Watson to be an Assistant Secretary of the Interior (Land and Minerals Management). The first roll call vote is expected at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow. # # #