[Assignment: 48-DPA-10-26-07_SOI_K_GA_Ala] Meeting and press conference in Montgomery, Alabama [concerning inter-state water issues arising from the drought affecting the southeastern U.S.,] with Secretary Dirk Kempthorne joining Alanama Governor Bob Riley, [Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions, White House Council on Environmental Quality Chairman James Connaughton, and the Commander of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Lieutenant General Robert Van Antwerp, among other officials] [48-DPA-10-26-07_SOI_K_GA_Ala_IOD_5758.JPG]