As Zinke departs, Trump says he will name new interior secretary next week

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, who has aggressively sought to roll back Obama-era environmental protections, will be leaving his post at the end of the year, President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday, the latest high-profile departure from … Continue reading As Zinke departs, Trump says he will name new interior secretary next week

Lame-duck Wisconsin governor signs bill undercutting incoming Democrat

(Reuters) – Outgoing Wisconsin Republican Governor Scott Walker on Friday signed legislation that will weaken the powers of his newly elected Democratic successor, dismissing critics who called the move a last-minute partisan power grab. Democrats said the legislation and a … Continue reading Lame-duck Wisconsin governor signs bill undercutting incoming Democrat