Guess What The Department Of The Interior Is Up To Today

Politics | Liam Clancy
(L-R) Energy Secretary Rick Perry, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, and HHS Secretary Tom Price walk to Marine One to depart with President Donald Trump from the White House on July 24, 2017 in Washington, D.C. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Is Secretary Ryan Zinke the best boss ever?

If Trump Doesn't Revoke 'Illegal' National Monument Created By Obama, The Courts Might

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE PHOTO: Faith leaders place their hands on the shoulders of U.S. President Trump as he takes part in a prayer for those affected by Hurricane Harvey in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

‘The Northeast Canyons monument is illegal’

Utah Rep Demands Name Of Fed Who Used His Position To Score Burning Man Tickets

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
A Sugar Pine Miner supporter holds a anti-BLM sign at a rally outside the Bureau of Land Management's offices in Medford, Oregon April 23, 2015. The owners of the Oregon gold mine who called in armed activists the Oath Keepers to protect their claim amid a bitter land use dispute with the U.S. government have appealed a federal stop-work order, U.S. officials said on Thursday. REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Why didn’t Department of Interior watchdog reveal his name?

Here's Everything You Need To Know About Trump's National Monuments Decision

Energy | Tim Pearce
FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald Trump gives the crowd a thumbs up at a campaign rally in Phoenix, Arizona, U.S., August 22, 2017. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

‘We’ll see him in court’

Environmentalists Claim 'Trump Political Operative' Is Censoring NPS

Energy | Tim Pearce
U.S. Interior Secretary Zinke speaks prior to President Trump signing executive order reviewing previous National Monument designations made under the Antiquities Act, at the Interior Department in Washington

‘The claims are groundless and false’

Trump's Interior Dept Halts Obama-Era Study Targeting Coal Mines

Energy | Tim Pearce
Dump trucks in a coal mine.

‘Dedicated to responsibly using taxpayer dollars’

Trump's Second Gulf Of Mexico Oil Sale Rakes In $121 Million

Energy | Tim Pearce
Offshore oil platform in Tromso, Norway (Shutterstock/V. Belov)

‘Energy dominance starts in the Gulf’

Voters Don't Trust Government To Designate National Monuments

US | Tim Pearce
Bears Ears, twin rock formations, are pictured in Utah's Four Corners region

‘Local stakeholders should have more of a say’

DOI Employees Spent Thousands Of Taxpayer Dollars On Personal Travel

Energy | Tim Pearce
FILE PHOTO - Two ground crew members walk past a United Airlines airplane as it sits at a gate at Newark Liberty International Airport in Newark, New Jersey, June 18, 2011. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn/File Photo

‘We have implemented a corrective action plan’

Trump's Interior Secretary Opens More Federal Lands To Hunting And Fishing

Energy | Tim Pearce
The Lower Klamath National Wildlife Refuge on the Oregon-California border is one of many examples of the west coast's breathtaking beauty (REUTERS/US Fish and Wildlife Service/Handout)

‘One of my top priorities’

Environmentalists Sue Over Trump's 'Sham' Monument Review

Energy | Tim Pearce
Bears Ears, twin rock formations, are pictured in Utah's Four Corners region

‘Zinke is deluded’

Trump Rolls Back Restrictions After Obama Regulated 100,000 Miles To Protect A Bird

Energy | Tim Pearce
FILE PHOTO - U.S. Bureau of Land Management photo of sage grouse

‘Could irreparably damage sage-grouse habitat’

Trump Delivers Another Blow To Obama's Climate Agenda

Energy | Michael Bastasch
President Donald Trump opens his arms wide as supporters hold signs behind him. Shutterstock/Evan El-Amin.

‘We are putting our coal miners back to work’

Interior Secretary Meets Murkowski For A Beer And Trump's Appointees Sail Through Committee

Energy | Michael Bastasch
U.S. Interior Secretary Zinke speaks prior to President Trump signing executive order reviewing previous National Monument designations made under the Antiquities Act, at the Interior Department in Washington

‘I say dinner, she says brews’