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Interior Department

March 30, 2019
Federal judge declares Trump's push to open up Arctic, Atlantic oceans to drilling illegal
March 30, 2019 - 3:12pm
May 23, 2017
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, seen here in April, said that interior's funding of $11.6 billion for fiscal 2018, which is about $1.6 billion less annually, will eliminate programs that he says are unnecessary, duplicative or a low priority. MUST CREDIT: Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford
Trump proposes sharp cuts at Interior Department while pushing for more drilling on public lands
May 23, 2017 - 5:50pm
January 17, 2017
U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.), a former Navy SEAL commander, testifies before a Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee confirmation hearing on his nomination to be Interior Secretary at Capitol Hill in Washington Jan. 17, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
Trump Interior nominee would review Obama's limits on oil drilling
January 17, 2017 - 5:09pm
December 9, 2016
President-elect Donald Trump appears with U.S. Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers outside the main clubhouse after their meeting at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster, N.J., Nov. 20, 2016.  REUTERS/Mike Segar
Oil drilling advocate to be Trump pick for Interior head
December 9, 2016 - 4:09pm
November 21, 2016
Three polar bears are seen on the Beaufort Sea coast within the 1002 Area of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in this undated handout photo provided by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Alaska Image Library on Dec. 21, 2005. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Alaska Image Library/Handout via REUTERS
Trump's Interior Department shortlist vexes employees, green groups
November 21, 2016 - 7:28pm
March 3, 2016
Rick Curtsinger, spokesman for Cloud Peak Energy, which operates Spring Creek Mine in southeast Montana, talks in a mine pit. (Billings Gazette photo.)
Despite assurances, mining companies remain skeptical that loopholes will be given on new leases
March 3, 2016 - 4:27pm
June 11, 2015
U.S. fracking rules to face early legal test
June 11, 2015 - 4:33pm
May 18, 2015
Feds fine XTO $1.3M for delaying audit
May 18, 2015 - 3:02pm
April 17, 2015
US proposes higher royalty rates for drilling federal land
April 17, 2015 - 7:36pm
August 8, 2013
Jewell: ND 'needs to make good history' with energy play
August 8, 2013 - 12:00am
May 19, 2013
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In lawsuit, feds argue coal industry can legally give to regulators' campaigns
May 19, 2013 - 12:00am
June 23, 2012
Montana tribes start receiving settlement money
June 23, 2012 - 12:00am
March 5, 2010
Interior: Grouse listing warranted but precluded
March 5, 2010 - 1:40pm