5 decades later, US-Cuba diplomatic ties restored

...from the Caribbean nation, headed by Foreign Minister Rodriguez.The U.S. will be represented at the event by Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Roberta Jacobson, who led U.S. negotiators in six months of talks leading...

Solar panel farm on Fort Gordon part of Army efforts to diversify energy sources

...are deploying microgrids at a number of installations across the Army," said Richard Kidd, the Army's deputy assistant secretary of energy and sustainability.The Army, the nation's largest utility consumer, spends $1.3 billion annually...

More than 7 decades after Pearl Harbor, remains from USS Oklahoma could be ID'd with new tests

...of the grave for a third time following their heroic sacrifice at Pearl Harbor," wrote Russell Beland, deputy assistant secretary for military manpower and personnel.Last month, however, the Department of Defense pulled rank and said the...

Assistant secretary nominated to oversee DOE cleanup

The White House has nominated a new assistant secretary for environmental management to oversee cleanup...previously.Regalbuto is currently the deputy assistant secretary for fuel cycle technologies in the office of nuclear...

Jack Craig named new manager for Savannah River Site

...environmental management) program, including serving as acting SRS manager in 2010," said Mark Whitney, acting assistant secretary of environmental management, in an e-mail to site employees.SRS is a national security complex and former...

Where are their loyalties?

...duties has recently exploded into a scandal, an equally troubling potential scandal erupted last fall:Deputy Assistant Secretary Raymond Maxwell reported that he once stumbled into a weekend operation at the Department of State where, he said...

Officials request amends for fish kills

The Army's assistant secretary for civil works is willing to travel to South Carolina to meet...instead to encourage dialogue between the Corps' boss -- Assistant Secretary Joseph Westphal -- and Mr. Hodges. "At this point, the...

Confirms cutback in work-hours

...recent editorial regarding my work as Georgia's assistant secretary of state are erroneous. In the past months when...running for office and maintaining my position as assistant secretary of state, so long as I separate the campaign from...

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Columbia County resident seeks seat

...area native Debbie McCord is in the running for assistant secretary."It's not a glamour job, but it's very...resident said Friday at the Macon convention.The assistant secretary helps the state secretary in verifying political...

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Ga. malingerers

...oversee ballot security and monitor vote fraud? No one. Assistant Secretary of State Cathy Cox reminded Georgians last week that she's...documentations against their bosses, the secretary and assistant secretary? Of course not!

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