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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The analysts pointed out that if Interior Secretary Miguel Angel Osorio Chong--or any other interior secretary--had been forced to assume the presidency at any point, even temporarily, that individual would be barred not only from repeating as an interim chief executive but also from eventually serving as a permanent president.
He asked Interior Secretary Khawaja Siddique Akbar and Deputy Attorney General Shafi Chandio to submit a detailed report on the questions of the competence of intelligence agencies during the course of the day, to the Registrar Office.
Interior Secretary Manuel "Mar" Roxas on Thursday announced the appointment of Purisima.
Pakistan Interior Secretary Qamar Zaman Chaudhry, while talking to media at the end of secretaries level talks, said that countering terrorism, drug and human trafficking remained focus of the talks.
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.
Interior Secretary Santiago Creel stepped down from his post in a bid to win the presidential nomination of the National Action Party (PAN) ahead of the 2006 election.
On November 7, Secretary of State Colin Powell, along with Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge, Interior Secretary Gale Norton, Transportation Secretary Norman Mineta, and Housing and Urban Development Secretary Alphonso Jackson, flew to Mexico City to confer with Mexican officials.
"We are facing a crisis of forest health of unprecedented proportions," Interior Secretary Gail Norton said in the release.
A historic victory for the Blackfeet Nation may have Interior Secretary Gale Norton scrambling for a rock to hide under, On Sept.
Interior Secretary Gale Norton is complaining that the slow pace at which Congress is confirming her appointees is hindering her ability to run the agency.
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."
Back in early days of Reagantime, Interior Secretary James Watt hatched a dark fantasy to sell off millions of acres of public forest and parklands to private corporations.

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