Chicago, IL - December 15, 2008 -- United States President-elect Barack Obama (R) speaks during a news conference with Vice President-elect Joe Biden introducing Nobel physics laureate Steven Chu (2nd from Left) as energy secretary and Lisa Jackson, (3nd from right) to run the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), during a news conference in Chicago, Illinois on Monday, December 15, 2008. Obama also named former EPA chief Carol Browner (2nd from right) to head a new council to coordinate White House energy, climate and environment policies, and Nancy Sutley (L), a deputy mayor of Los Angeles, as head of the White House Council on environmental quality December 15, 2008. .Credit: Jeff Haynes / CNP
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Chicago, IL - December 15, 2008 -- United States President-elect Barack Obama (R) speaks during a news conference with Vice President-elect Joe Biden introducing Nobel physics laureate Steven Chu (2nd from Left) as energy secretary and Lisa Jackson, (3nd from right) to run the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), during a news conference in Chicago, Illinois on Monday, December 15, 2008. Obama also named former EPA chief Carol Browner (2nd from right) to head a new council to coordinate White House energy, climate and environment policies, and Nancy Sutley (L), a deputy mayor of Los Angeles, as head of the White House Council on environmental quality December 15, 2008. .Credit: Jeff Haynes / CNP

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Source: Consolidated News Photos
Date: 16 Dec 2008
Location: Chicago Illinois United States of America
Credit: Jeff Haynes - CNP
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