Acting DEP Secretary McDonnell Reported With Unanimous, Favorable Recommendation From Senate Environmental Committee On Confirmation

Acting DEP Secretary Patrick McDonnell Tuesday was unanimously reported from the Senate Environmental Resources and Energy Committee with a favorable recommendation for confirmation as Secretary of the Department of Environmental Protection.

The nomination now moves to the full Senate for action.

Prior to that action, McDonnell answered questions for an hour before the Committee, many the same kinds of questions he was asked during budget hearings in March. Among the issues covered were: more>>