WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senator Ron Wyden's selection committee has chosen six candidates to interview for the position of U.S. Attorney and six candidates to interview for the position of U.S. Marshal. The interviews will take place October 24 - 25, 2009. The candidates interviewing for U.S. Attorney are: John Foote John Haroldson Dwight Holton Joshua Marquis Amanda Marshall Kent Robinson The candidates interviewing for U.S. Marshal are: Russel Burger James Ferraris Gerald Greg Eric Mellgren Carla Piluso Vera Pool The selection committee, appointed by both Wyden and U.S. Senator Jeff Merkley, will recommend three finalists for each position and Senator Wyden will forward those names to the President.