Stories tagged: Interior secretary
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 4:28 p.m.
Former U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is quickly parlaying his time in President Donald Trump’s cabinet into a lucrative private career. He’s landed a more than $100,000-a-year post at a …
Wed., April 10, 2019, 5 a.m.
When Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers arrived at Trump Tower in December 2016 for an interview with the president, the envelope full of media clippings ‘detailing various times McMorris Rodgers had …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 9:40 p.m.
As Ryan Zinke left his post heading the Interior Department on Wednesday, the agency’s No. 2 official, David Bernhardt, joined President Donald Trump at a meeting of Cabinet officials.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 15, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Trump says Interior Secretary Zinke leaving administration; Idaho Rep. Labrador heads to White House to discuss post, aide says
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who is facing federal investigations into his travel, political activity and potential conflicts of interest, will leave the administration at year’s end, President Donald Trump said …
Fri., April 6, 2018, 10:56 a.m.
PLAINSBORO, N.J. – Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke acknowledges there is “a lot of opposition” to President Donald Trump’s plan to open most of the nation’s coastline to oil and gas …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 19, 2018, 5:39 p.m.
The Trump administration’s promise to exempt Florida from an offshore drilling plan is not a formal action, an Interior Department official said Friday in a statement that Democrats said contradicted …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 2, 2017, 9:55 p.m.
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Wednesday he will not recommend changes to Montana’s Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument as he continues to review national monuments for possible elimination or …
Tue., July 11, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
Glacier National Park officials, under pressure from U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, loosened boating restrictions enacted when invasive mussels were found in a Montana reservoir about 100 miles from the …
UPDATED: Tue., June 27, 2017, 11:27 p.m.
Removing bureaucratic obstacles to development on federal land can create jobs and offer hope to nearby communities, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said Tuesday in hinting at long-term changes in store …
UPDATED: Sun., May 7, 2017, 9:52 p.m.
U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke started a four-day Utah trip Sunday to assess whether 3.2 million acres of national monuments in the state’s southern red rock region should be scaled …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 17, 2017, 8:56 p.m.
WASHINGTON – Donald Trump’s choice to head the Interior Department on Tuesday rejected the president-elect’s claim that climate change is a hoax, saying it is indisputable that environmental changes are …
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 6:03 p.m.
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers never got a call from the Trump team saying she was likely to be nominated as interior secretary, and never got a call saying someone else …
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 8:37 a.m.
President-elect Donald Trump has officially chosen Montana Rep. Ryan Zinke to serve as his interior secretary.
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 11:50 a.m.
Montana Congressman Ryan Zinke may edge out Cathy McMorris Rodgers, Raul Labrador as Trump’s pick for Interior secretary
Montana congressman, not Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers, may be next Interior secretary
Sun., Dec. 11, 2016
Last May, the 5th Congressional District race featured the incumbent Republican, Democrat Joe Pakootas, Independent Dave Wilson and Republican Tom Horne. Now, none of them may be our representative.
Fri., Dec. 9, 2016, 7:43 a.m.
McMorris Rodgers expected to be Trump’s pick for Interior secretary; local politicians say they’ll run for seat
Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers is expected to be named interior secretary by President-elect Donald Trump,
Wed., Oct. 19, 2016, 12:46 p.m.
The U.S. Secretary of Interior supports the removal of four hydroelectric dams on Oregon’s Klamath River.