Andy Revkin reports in the New York Times that, after weeks of delay in getting the President’s science team in place caused by the use of delaying tactics by certain unaccountable Senators, the Senate has finally confirmed John Holdren as director of the White House Office of Science and
Technology Policy and Jane Lubchenco as administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration. Holdren and Lubchenco should have been on the job a month ago – there is much to be done from both of their leadership positions. See Details for posts on some issues of concern.
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