Friedman, Glauthier, and Groat Nominations: Hearing Before the Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifth Congress, Second Session, on the Nominations of Gregory H. Friedman, to be Inspector General, Department of Energy; Theodore J. Glauthier, to be Deputy Secretary of Energy; and Charles G. Groat, to be Director, U.S. Geological Survey, Department of the Interior, September 17, 1998, Volume 4

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