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Embattled Interior Department secretary Ryan Zinke is stepping down

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke is stepping down, President Donald Trump announced Saturday. Trump said Zinke would be leaving at the end of the year and his replacement would be announced next week. Zinke is at the center of sharp scrutiny for a number of incidents that have sparked ethics probes, […]
Embattled Interior Department secretary Ryan Zinke is stepping down
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Top Trump official launches extraordinary personal attack on the Democrat set to be in charge of investigating him: ‘It’s hard for him to think straight from the bottom of the bottle’

Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke slammed Democratic Rep. Raúl Grijalva as a drunk after the congressman threatened to probe his department when Democrats take the House majority in January. Grijalva is the likely incoming chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee and called for Zinke’s resignation in an op-ed. […]
Top Trump official launches extraordinary personal attack on the Democrat set to be in charge of investigating him: ‘It’s hard for him to think straight from the bottom of the bottle’
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$1 million in private flights and a $31,000 table — here are the 6 Trump Cabinet members under scrutiny for their lavish spending of taxpayer money

Scrutiny over how some members of President Donald Trump’s cabinet have spent taxpayer money isn’t dying down. The latest official to come under the microscope is Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin, who was found to have cost taxpayers more than $US1 million in combined airfare after taking eight separate government trips […]
$1 million in private flights and a $31,000 table  — here are the 6 Trump Cabinet members under scrutiny for their lavish spending of taxpayer money
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The Trump administration is removing Florida from its offshore drilling plan because the state is ‘obviously unique’ — and other coastal states are furious

Last week, the Trump Administration announced a plan to potentially open 98% of US waters to offshore drilling. Florida Governor Rick Scott quickly voiced his opposition, as did many other coastal governors. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke now says Florida’s Gulf and Atlantic coasts will be off-limits to drilling because the […]
The Trump administration is removing Florida from its offshore drilling plan because the state is ‘obviously unique’  —  and other coastal states are furious