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Secretary Napolitano Applauds President Obama's Intent to Nominate Kelvin Cochran as U.S. Fire Administrator [July 7, 2009]   [open pdf - 56KB]

This United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Press Release highlights Secretary Napolitano's response to President Obama's intent to nominate Kelvin Cochran as U.S. Fire Administrator. More specifically, Secretary Janet Napolitano applauded "President Obama's intent to nominate Kelvin Cochran-- who brings decades of experience in preventing and responding to fires and emergencies--as U.S. Fire Administrator. 'Kelvin will play a vital role in strengthening our fire prevention and emergency management capabilities across the country,' said Secretary Napolitano. 'Working closely with our state and local partners, Kelvin will lead our nationwide efforts to prepare for and respond to fire emergencies.' As U.S. Fire Administrator, Cochran is charged with overseeing, coordinating, and directing national efforts to prevent fires and improve fire response. Cochran will oversee fire prevention and safety education programs and professional development opportunities for emergency responders at all levels of government."

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2009-07-07
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United States. Dept. of Homeland Security: http://www.dhs.gov/
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