Interior Secretary

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Noun1.Interior Secretary - the person who holds the secretaryship of the Interior DepartmentInterior Secretary - the person who holds the secretaryship of the Interior Department; "President Taylor appointed Thomas Ewing as the first Secretary of the Interior"
secretary - a person who is head of an administrative department of government
2.Interior Secretary - the position of the head of the Department of the Interior; "the position of Interior Secretary was created in 1849"
secretaryship - the position of secretary
United States Cabinet, US Cabinet - a board to advise the President; members are the secretaries of executive departments; the United States constitution does not provide for the cabinet
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ISLAMABAD, May 15 -- The Supreme Court on Friday directed the interior secretary to submit a comprehensive report on June 11 about the actions taken against those involved in the smuggling of Pakistani children for use as camel jockeys in the Middle East.
Other areas were deleted after Interior Secretary Gale Norton determined that protections, such as major alterations to projects or developments, would be too costly.
In a surprise decision, President Vicente Fox named Carlos Abascal Carranza to replace Santiago Creel as interior secretary.
As the rider moved quickly through Congress, we wrote a set of letters to Agriculture Secretary Ann Veneman and Interior Secretary Gale Norton urging them to open up the process of developing national guidelines for implementing the new stewardship contracting provisions.
But environmentalists will not surrender "America's Serengeti" without an intense fight that will recall many similar encounters, such as the confrontation over unhindered logging in the days of Reagan-era Interior Secretary James Watt, and the environmental rollbacks that were part of former House Speaker Newt Gingrich's "Contract With America.
By way of example, Eno said he and Yeager had warred constantly with Bush Administration Interior Secretary Manuel Lujan Jr.
23 /PRNewswire/ -- Interior Secretary Bruce Babbitt will visit the Sandhill State Wildlife Area on Monday, September 27, 1999.
Department of the Interior Secretary Gale Norton at the company's headquarters today.
ISLAMABAD -- Zaki ur Rehman Lakhvi, alleged mastermind of Mumbai attack has withdrawn contempt of court plea against interior secretary and DCO Okara.
The special court constituted to try Musharraf for treason recorded the testimony of Interior Secretary Shahid Khan on Wednesday.
During the hearing, Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqi remarked that interior secretary was ordered to take action against the inspector general and that the DSP should not be held responsible for Musharraf's escape.
The Interior Secretary of Pakistan invited G K Pillai for the next Home/Interior Secretary level talks in Pakistan, which he accepted.

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