Secretary of the Interior

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Noun1.Secretary of the Interior - 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
2.Secretary of the Interior - the person who holds the secretaryship of the Interior DepartmentSecretary of the Interior - 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
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The US Board of Geographic Names, Radio Free Europe notes, is a federal body that operates under the U.S. secretary of the interior. It has the mandate to standardise geographic names for official US government business.
The lawsuit names several heads of government entities as defendants: U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt, Gov.
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke added to the discussion in a statement released later that day.
Such an action, he said, would infringe on the contract rights of the Central Arizona Water Conservation District, which operates the 336-mile long CAP canal, and the U.S. Secretary of the Interior to control the use of waters in Lake Mead.
Symetra Financial Corporation has said that it has appointed former U.S. Secretary of the Interior, Sally Jewell, to its board of directors.
"Restoring the usability of abandoned mine lands is an example of the Department of the Interior's multiple-use mission of conservation in action," said U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke.
"Today, on the heels of a groundbreaking directive to expand hunting access on public lands, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke announced his latest initiative to reemphasize hunting and fishing at the Department with a new temporary addition to the employee cafeteria: the arcade game 'Big Buck Hunter Pro'" the agency said in a statement.
In June, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke announced $1.1 billion in funding had been apportioned to all 50 state wildlife agencies from revenues generated by the Pittman-Robertson Wildlife Restoration and Dingell-Johnson Sport Fish Restoration acts.
U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke signed a secretarial order to jumpstart Alaskan energy production in the National Petroleum Reserve-Alaska (NPR-A) and update resource assessments for areas of the North Slope, including the "1002 area" of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR).
In late March, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke issued Secretarial Order 3348 revoking the January 16, 2016, order 3338 issued by former Secretary Sally Jewell that placed a moratorium on federal coal leases.
In August 2015, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell and National Park Service (NPS) Director Jonathan B.

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