Things are looking a little slow on the news and blogging front this morning, but here’s a couple of tidbits that you might have missed:
U.S. Attorney Bob Balfe in the Western District of Arkansas is leaving his post. He’s headed to the private sector, joining the Mitchell Williams law firm, says Tim Griffin at the Griffin Room.
Asa Hutchinson, former U.S. Attorney/congressman/DEA chief/homeland security honcho/gubernatorial candidate/Kinkade employer, is at it again. He’s joining up with some other security-minded types to launch a consultancy firm to advise chemical facilities on complying with federal regulations and standards.
Update: Commenter Br549, always with a keen eye to the future, jumps to the next question: Who’s jockeying for U.S. Attorney slots under the incoming Democratic administration? Senior Senator Blanche Lincoln (another former Kinkade employer) will certainly hold some sway in the decision…Feel free to float names in the comments section if you’re so disposed.