Statement from The Wilderness Society on the nomination of Michael Connor to serve as Deputy Secretary of Interior

Jul 31, 2013

Michael Connor

U.S. Department of the Interior

Statement from Jamie Williams, president of The Wilderness Society on the Nomination of Michael Connor to Serve as Deputy Secretary of Interior:

“Michael Connor is an excellent choice to serve as Deputy Secretary of Interior.  He would bring a wealth of experience and deep knowledge of the issues to this critically important position.  His excellent working relationships with both states and tribes is a great asset to the Department of Interior. We look forward to working with him on balancing energy development on public lands, securing needed conservation funding and protecting wild places.”

Kitty Thomas
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