[Assignment: 48-DPA-11-13-08_SOI_K_CA_School] Secretary Dirk Kempthorne on visit to Los Angeles County, California, [where he observed the largest earthquake preparedness drill in U.S. history ("The Great Southern California Shake Out"). The Secretary joined California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger at a press conference, watched preparedness drills in schools, and discussed peparedness measures with students, educators, emergency operations personnel, and U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) staff including USGS Director Mark Myers] [48-DPA-11-13-08_SOI_K_CA_School_IOD_7500.JPG]