Anne M. Burford (b. April 21, 1942 – d. Events 753 BC - Romulus and Remus found Rome ( traditional date) Year 1942 ( MCMXLII) was a Common year starting on Thursday (the link will display the full 1942 calendar of the Gregorian calendar. July 18, 2004) was the first female Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency from 1981-83, serving under President Ronald Reagan. Events 390 BC - Roman - Gaulish Wars Battle of the Allia - a Roman army is defeated by raiding Gauls, "MMIV" redirects here For the Modest Mouse album see " Baron von Bullshit Rides Again " The Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency is the head of the United States federal government's Environmental Protection Agency, and is thus responsible
Born Anne Irene McGill in Casper, Wyoming, she was one of five daughters and a son. Casper is the only City in and the County seat of Natrona County, Wyoming, United States, although the county is home to a number The State of Wyoming ( is a sparsely populated state in the western region of the United States. A distinguished student, she studied at the University of Colorado at Boulder, earning both a bachelor and law degree there. The University of Colorado at Boulder ( CU-Boulder, UCB officially Colorado and CU colloquially is the Flagship University Boulder is a Home Rule Municipality that is the County seat and most populous city of Boulder County, Colorado, in the United States A bachelor's degree is usually an Undergraduate Academic degree awarded for a course or major that generally lasts for three four or in some cases and A Law degree is the degree conferred on someone who successfully completes studies in law
She was also a Fulbright Scholar, studying criminal law in India. The Fulbright Program, including the Fulbright-Hays Program, is a program of grants for international educational exchange for scholars educators graduate The term criminal law, sometimes called penal law, refers to any of various bodies of rules in different Jurisdictions whose common characteristic is the potential India, officially the Republic of India (भारत गणराज्य inc-Latn Bhārat Gaṇarājya; see also other Indian languages) is a country She was an assistant district attorney and later deputy district attorney in Denver, was a corporate attorney for Mountain Bell, and also served in the Colorado House of Representatives for two terms (1976 – 1980). A district attorney (DA is in some US jurisdictions the title of the local public official who represents the government in the prosecution of alleged criminals The City and County of Denver (pronounced /ˈdɛnvɚ/ is the Capital and the most populous city of Colorado, in the United States This article refers to the local telephone operating company For the holding company see Qwest.
Known as Anne M. Gorsuch (or Anne McGill Gorsuch), she later remarried and was also known as Anne M. Burford.
Arriving at the EPA, she advocated regulatory reform and budgetary cuts. Under her leadership, the EPA's budget (excluding Superfund) dropped by $200 million and staff was slashed 23%. Superfund is the common name for the United States environmental policy officially known as the Comprehensive Environmental Response Compensation and Liability Act Burford was later compelled to resign with twenty of her top employees after being found in contempt of Congress in a 259-105 vote after refusing to disclose documents related to a conflict of interest involving the Superfund program. Contempt of Congress is the act of obstructing the work of the United States Congress or one of its committees.
She was married twice, first to David Gorsuch (whom she divorced) and later to Bureau of Land Management head, Robert Burford (whom she also divorced although the lengthy process was not completed before he died). The Bureau of Land Management (BLM is an agency within the United States Department of the Interior which administers America's Public lands totaling approximately She and Gorsuch had two sons and a daughter. One of her sons is Neil M. Gorsuch, now a federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit. Neil M Gorsuch (born August 29, 1967 in Denver Colorado) is a Federal judge on the United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit The United States Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit is a federal court with Appellate jurisdiction over the district courts in the following districts
Anne Gorsuch died of cancer, aged 62, in 2004. Cancer (medical term Malignant Neoplasm) is a class of Diseases in which a group of cells display uncontrolled "MMIV" redirects here For the Modest Mouse album see " Baron von Bullshit Rides Again "
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