BUSH TAPS NEBRASKA GOVERNOR FOR AGRICULTURE

WASHINGTON -- In addition to the nomination of Carlos Gutierrez as secretary of commerce, President Bush said last week he planned to nominate Nebraska Gov. Mike Johanns to be secretary of agriculture, succeeding Ann M. Veneman, who recently announced her resignation. The nomination will require Senate confirmation. tion, Centennial, Co., favored the nominee. Jan Lyons, a Kansas cattle producer and

WASHINGTON -- In addition to the nomination of Carlos Gutierrez as secretary of commerce, President Bush said last week he planned to nominate Nebraska Gov. Mike Johanns to be secretary of agriculture, succeeding Ann M. Veneman, who recently announced her resignation. The nomination will require Senate confirmation.

tion, Centennial, Co., favored the nominee. Jan Lyons, a Kansas cattle producer and president of the NCBA, said in a press statement, "Gov. Johanns was born and raised on

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