Secretary of the Interior

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Secretary of the Interior the position of the head of the Department of the Interior "the position of Interior Secretary was created in 1849"
    • n Secretary 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"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
  • Interesting fact: The US President's Cabinet is composed of: the Attorney General, the Secretary of State, the Secretary of Treasury, the Secretary of Defense, the Secretary of Agriculture, the Secretary of Interior, the Secretary of Commerce, the Secretary of Health/Human Services, the Secretary of Housing/Urban Development, the Secretary of Labor, the Secretary of Transportation, the Secretary of Energy, the Secretary of Veterans Affairs, the Secretary of Homeland Security, and the Secretary of Education.
    • Secretary of the Interior the cabinet officer who, in the United States, is at the head of the Department of the Interior.
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Usage

In literature:

What are the duties of the secretary of the interior?
"The Government Class Book" by Andrew W. Young
This is apparent from his first report just made to the Secretary of the Interior.
"The American Missionary - Vol. 44, No. 3, March, 1890" by Various
Down in that village is the birthplace of your Secretary of the Interior.
"The City and the World and Other Stories" by Francis Clement Kelley
Secretary of the Interior, Cornelius N. Bliss.
"The Great Round World And What Is Going On In It, April 1, 1897 Vol. 1. No. 21" by Various
On appeal from the action of the Pension Bureau to the Secretary of the Interior the rejection of the claim was sustained.
"A Compilation of the Messages and Papers of the Presidents" by Grover Cleveland
In selecting his first cabinet Mr. Cleveland did Mr. Lamar and the State of Mississippi the honor of making him his Secretary of the Interior.
"The Facts of Reconstruction" by John R. Lynch
Let the lands described within be reserved for the protection of the Casa Grande ruin as recommended by the Secretary of the Interior.
"The Repair Of Casa Grande Ruin, Arizona, in 1891" by Cosmos Mindeleff
The Secretary of the Interior now resolved that the business should be broken up in every port of the United States.
"Continental Monthly , Vol I, Issue I, January 1862" by Various
Dean C. Worcester, Secretary of the Interior.
"Negritos of Zambales" by William Allan Reed
Since then the Secretary of the Interior has come to our relief to some extent.
"Proceedings of the Second National Conservation Congress" by Various
SECRETARIES OF THE INTERIOR.
"The Impending Crisis of the South" by Hinton Rowan Helper
Report of the secretary and treasurer to the Secretary of the Interior.
"United States Government Publications, v. 8 Jan-Jun 1892" by Compiled
The following is a general scale of rates for accommodations, subject to change upon approval by the Secretary of the Interior.
"Sequoia [California] National Park" by United States Department of the Interior
Cream may be used with any cooked apple, if the Secretary of the Interior files no objections.
"The Myrtle Reed Cook Book" by Myrtle Reed
Had I been Secretary of the Interior, I should have made an iron fence between us and those people.
"He Who Gets Slapped" by Leonid Nikolayevich Andreyev
He will without doubt make an excellent Secretary of the Interior.
"The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 8 (of 12) Dresden Edition--Interviews" by Robert G. Ingersoll
Was the present Secretary of the Interior a conspirator?
"The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 10 (of 12) Dresden Edition--Legal" by Robert G. Ingersoll
Washington RSI Report of the Secretary of the Interior.
"Shoshone-Bannock Subsistence and Society" by Robert F. Murphy
Their reports were to be made to the secretary of the interior.
"Monopolies and the People" by D. C. Cloud
Secretary of the Interior.
"Wigwam and War-path; Or the Royal Chief in Chains" by A. B. (Alfred Benjamin) Meacham
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In news:

View full size Star-Ledger photo Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar and Sen Bob Menendez tour Ellis Island to announce new projects under the President's Recovery and Reinvestment Act on July 2010.
The Obama administration will not re-nominate Rebecca Wodder to be assistant secretary of the Interior for fish, wildlife and parks.
The Secretary of the Interior announced $50 million in federal funding for water projects Wednesday, including $1.5 million for the Madera Ranch Water Bank.
The Interior Department expects to save up to $500 million by 2020 by leveraging modern technology, according to the IT Transformation Strategic Plan released by Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar on July 7.
On December 17, Senator Ken Salazar (CO) accepted President-elect Barack Obama's nomination to become Secretary of the Interior in the next Administration.
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar Tuesday approved a wind project in southeastern San Diego County.
Like many Arizonans, I want to believe both Secretary of the Interior Bruce Babbitt and his former colleague Paul Eckstein.
Secretary of the Interior Bruce Babbitt .
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar, second from left, examines solar electric panels as he tours the Abound Solar manufacturing plant with the company's vice president Julian Hawkins, left, in Longmont, Colo.
The opportunity for Shell Oil Co. To drill exploratory wells this year in Alaska's Arctic is rapidly diminishing and it's a situation of Shell's own making, Interior Secretary Ken Salazar told reporters in Alaska on Monday.
Although US District Judge Martin Feldman of New Orleans issued a 22 June injunction lifting the drilling ban, Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar has vowed to reinstate the moratorium.
"We are rolling out the red carpet and inviting everyone to visit a national park and help celebrate National Park Week," said Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar.
Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar made a trip to New Town today, with a major announcement.
Secretary of the Interior Dirk Kempthorne made the announcement Wednesday.
Interior Secretary Ken Salazar has approved construction of the largest solar-photovoltaic facility on public lands .
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