Ball point pen on the morning newsprint

President-Elect Obama's choice for Secretary of the Interior is Senator Ken Salazar.
Salazar earned a Bachelors degree in Political Science from Colorado College and his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Michigan Law School. He served as Director of the Colorado Department of Natural Resources before being elected Colorado State Attorney General in 1994. He was  and reelected in 2002 before running and being elected to the US Senate in 2004.