Governor Parnell, Cabinet Members to Attend Bethel MeetingsAnchorage, Alaska - Gov. Sean Parnell and members of his cabinet will join members of President Obama's cabinet for a listening session in Bethel Aug. 12.
The event is hosted by Energy Secretary Steven Chu, Education Secretary Arne Duncan, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack and Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan. The group will hear members of the community and elected officials speak on topics including energy, infrastructure, jobs, and climate change.
Gov. Parnell will be the keynote speaker at the Bethel Chamber of Commerce on Aug. 12. He is also scheduled to address teachers and staff at Bethel Regional High School. In Bethel, the governor will be joined by Education Commissioner Larry LeDoux, Natural Resources Commissioner Tom Irwin and Dan Fauske with the Alaska Housing Finance Corporation.
August 11, 2009
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