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RD James Nominated as ASA for Civil Works

 

The President has nominated RD James, a Missouri farmer and longtime member of the Mississippi River Commission, to serve as the next Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works.  James, a civil engineer, possesses in-depth knowledge of the nation’s water resources benefits and needs, and is a strong advocate for the civil works program.

His nomination was reported favorably out of both the Senate Armed Services Committee and the Environment and Public Works Committee.  He now awaits confirmation by the full Senate.