Secretary of the Interior


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Secretary of the Interior

The head of the U.S. federal government department charged with overseeing national parks and most other land owned by the federal government. The secretary is also responsible for conserving wildlife and managing U.S. relations with Native Americans. He or she is appointed by the president of the United States and confirmed by the Senate.
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WASHINGTON, Dec 15 (KUNA) -- US Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke will step down from his post at end of the year, President Donald Trump announces Saturday in a tweet.

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