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TODAY: Administrator Lisa P. Jackson to Testify on Oil Spill Prevention and Response

Release Date: 05/19/2010
Contact Information: EPA Press Office press@epa.gov

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
May 19, 2010

WASHINGTON – Today, Wednesday, May 19, 2010, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa P. Jackson will testify before the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure on the recent BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Administrator Jackson will be joined by NOAA Administrator Dr. Jane Lubchenco, Minerals Management Service Director S. Elizabeth Birnbaum, and RADML Brian Salerno, Assistant Commandant for Marine Safety, Security and Stewardship.

Hearing details:

WHO: Administrator Lisa P. Jackson

WHAT: Testifying before the House Committee on Transportation and Infrastructure

WHEN: 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, May 19

WHERE: 2167 Rayburn House Office Building, Washington, D.C.