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Obama-Biden Inaugural Features Two Green Celebrations

Article: Obama-Biden Inaugural Features Two Green Celebrations

WASHINGTON, DC, January 13, 2009 (ENS) – In honor of President-Elect Barack Obama and Vice President-Elect Joe Biden, millions of people are heading to the nation’s capital to celebrate the inauguration set for January 20. First up, and greenest, the Green Inaugural Ball: Maximum Celebration, Minimal Impact, on Saturday at the Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium…

Obama's Choice of Salazar for Interior, Vilsack for Agriculture Praised

Article: Obama's Choice of Salazar for Interior, Vilsack for Agriculture Praised

CHICAGO, Illinois, December 17, 2008 (ENS) – In announcing Colorado Senator Ken Salazar as his choice for secretary of the interior and former Iowa Governor Tom Vilsack for secretary of agriculture, President-elect Barack Obama said he considers both men to be key members of his energy and environment team. “It’s time for a new kind…