CBS 2 - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Senators Welcome New U.S. Attorney

CEDAR RAPIDS, Iowa (CBS 2/Fox 28) -- U.S. Sens. Chuck Grassley and Tom Harkin are among those celebrating the new the top federal prosecutor for northern Iowa.

A ceremony was held Friday at the federal courthouse in Cedar Rapids honoring Kevin Techau as the new U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of Iowa. Techau took the oath of his office in February.   

Harkin recommended Techau, a former Des Moines attorney who once led Iowa's Department of Public Safety, for the position to President Barack Obama last year.

Harkin said Friday that Techau will "be committed to upholding the law and serving our state and country." Grassley added that Techau's reputation as a dedicated public servant is well-deserved.

Copyright 2014 Associated Press.  All rights reserved.  This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.
 
Advertise with us!
Brought to you by:
Brought to you by:

Washington Times

Sponsored content