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Bond Relents; Johnson Confirmed as Head of GSA

fisa5.jpgFollowing a nine month delay, Martha Johnson has been appointed to the position of head of the GSA.

The road from nomination to senate confirmation had been a rocky one for Johnson, who faced a significant challenge from Sen. Kit Bond (R-Mo).

As reported by Executive Gov’s Ellen Scott: “Bond’s hold was put into place to put pressure on the proposed federal building in Kansas City, MO.” (Read Here)

Despite his lengthy opposition, Bond would vote to confirm Johnson.

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