ALEXANDER STATEMENT--APPOINTMENT OF CRAIG S. MORFORD

Posted on July 18, 2007

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) made the following statement today after the president’s appointment of Craig S. Morford to serve as acting Deputy Attorney General at the U.S. Department of Justice. “Craig Morford is a respected veteran of the Department of Justice who has done an excellent job on an interim basis as the U.S. Attorney in Nashville. He’ll be a welcome addition to the management team in Washington, D.C.”