|50th United States Secretary of Interior|
From: January 20, 2009-Present
|President||Barack Hussein Obama|
|Successor||Incumbent (no successor)|
|Former U.S. Senator from Colorado|
From: January 3, 2005 – January 20, 2009
Kenneth Lee Salazar, born March 2, 1955 (age 62), is the current Secretary of Agriculture in the Obama Administration. Previously he was U.S. Senator from Colorado. He is member of the "Blue Dog" conservative faction of the Democratic Party. He is of Latino heritage, his family arriving in Colorado before 1850.