Interior Secretary Sally Jewell
CENTRAL VISITOR CENTER: Two cabinet secretaries will pay a call.
and Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx
will tour the Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site
Tuesday and talk with local people about civil rights, preserving history and the economic boost provided by national parks.
Maybe they could collar U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton
, also to be in town tomorrow. He's been toutingon Twitter the National Park Service's 100th anniversary (the reasons for the cabinet secretaries' visit Tuesday) but offering little constructive to counter Republican obstructionism to adequate funding of the National Park Service. It's a jewel that some Republicans would like to see given away for private development, never mind adequately maintained