Former Energy Secretary Spencer Abraham Calls Energy Secretary Nominee Chu ‘Outstanding Leader and Scientist’
December 15, 2008
WASHINGTON, Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Former U.S. Energy Secretary
Spencer Abraham (2001-2005) made the following comments following President-elect Obama’s nomination today of Dr.
Steven Chu to be Energy Secretary:
“I know Dr.
Steven Chu and have had the chance to work with and observe him in his role as head of the Lawrence Berkley National Laboratory. He is an outstanding leader and scientist and therefore an excellent nominee who deserves broad support from the Senate during his upcoming confirmation.”