On environmental issues, Ken Salazar has often failed to stand on the right side. In general, Ken Salazar has acted to support a right wing agenda in the United States Senate. His selection as Barack Obama’s Secretary of the Interior is disappointing, suggesting that the same old dirty way of transacting business with America’s natural resources will be allowed to continue.
the Center for Biological Diversity has been forced to file a lawsuit seeking to compel the government to open its records about Julie MacDonald’s record at the Department of the Interior. Thanks go out to the Center for Biological Diversity for its work on behalf of environmental integrity and open government. Only shame goes to the government for its continuing efforts to hide its mistakes from public view.