More details emerged Friday about Wilkie’s passion for Confederate history and past appearances at events commemorating the Confederacy’s leading figures.
After President Trump’s controversial reaction to the deadly violence, VA leaders had a tense exchange over how the agency should respond.
The interior secretary lashed out at Rep. Raúl Grijalva, the Arizona Democrat who called for his resignation Friday.
The Interior Department's acting inspector general has cleared Secretary Ryan Zinke in a probe of whether he redrew boundaries of a national monument in Utah to aid the financial interests of a Republican state lawmaker and stalwart Trump supporter.
Officials in the inspector general’s office are concerned staff cut corners in a hasty effort to reduce VA’s claims and appeals backlog.
His past week and a half was taken up with touring California’s wildfire zones and with horseback and motorcycle riding.
An unconventional secretary: Multiple ethics investigations, 66 days off, and meetings with billionaires.
Neighbors say a man came out of Zinke’s house during a parking dispute and impersonated him. “Dude, you’re not Zinke. Who are you?” one neighbor asked the man.
Zinke’s Montana land deal with oil services firm executive is under scrutiny for possible criminal investigation.
Starting in the 1990s, the North Koreans and Americans had worked jointly to recover remains for more than a decade, but the cooperation was suspended during the George W. Bush era amid political tensions.