Guam -The Interior Department's Deputy Director of Communications, Blake Androff has issued the following statement confirming an investigation concerning Assistant Secretary for Insular Affairs, Tony Babauta.
READ Androff's statement below:
The Interior Department's Inspector General is currently conducting an investigation concerning the Assistant Secretary for Insular Areas.
While the Department has not reached any conclusions, the Assistant Secretary has been placed on administrative leave pending the investigation.
Eileen Sobeck has been named Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary for Insular Areas and will lead the Insular Affairs team during this period. She previously served as Interior’s Deputy Assistant Secretary for Fish and Wildlife and Parks.
Deputy Director of Communications
U.S. Department of the Interior