Salazar fills most Interior slots with fellow Coloradoans-
His predecessor, Dirk Kempthorne, former Idaho governor, filled DOI with Idaho people, most of them long time foes of conservation, with scores to settle with Idaho conservationists.
Secretary Salazar’s people certainly have a different policy perspective, but almost all are coming from just one state — not surprisingly his home state.
This brief article is about the appointment of an “economic-stimulus money ‘czar’ ” at DOI.
Hickenlooper aide headed to Interior Department. The Denver Post