Gover denies rumors of being in the running for interior secretary


Indian officials in Washington have been buzzing that Kevin Gover, director of the National Museum of the American Indian, could be President-elect Barack Obama’s choice for interior secretary. But, according to Eileen Maxwell, a spokeswoman for Gover and NMAI: “There is no truth to the rumor. [Gover] has not heard anything from the transition team, nor does he expect to.”