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McAuliffe Makes 2 more Cabinet Appointments

Dec. 19, 2013

Governor-elect Terry McAuliffe has reappointed the state secretary of agriculture and forestry and named a new natural resources chief.

On Thursday, McAuliffe announced that Todd Haymore is staying on as agriculture secretary. He's the third holdover from Gov. Bob McDonnell's Cabinet.

Haymore previously served as commissioner of the state Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services during Tim Kaine's administration.

The governor-elect also named former Hampton Mayor Molly Joseph Ward secretary of natural resources. She stepped down as mayor last September to take a job at the White House.

McAuliffe has three more Cabinet positions to fill before his inauguration on January 11th.


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