Newly Sworn-In Secretary Ryan Zinke to Address Employees on Interior’s 168th Birthday

Last edited 3/2/2017

Date: March 2, 2017

On Friday, March 3, 2017, newly sworn-in U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke will deliver remarks to Department of the Interior employees in the Bison Bistro.  The date also marks Interior’s 168th birthday. 

Ryan Zinke (pronounced ZINK-ee) was confirmed and sworn-in as the 52nd Secretary of the Interior on March 1, 2017. The Senate voted 68-31 to confirm Zinke the morning of March 1, and he was sworn-in by Vice President Pence at a ceremony in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building later that evening. Zinke is the first Montanan to serve as a cabinet secretary and also the first U.S. Navy SEAL in the cabinet. Read Secretary Zinke’s bio here. Follow @SecretaryZinke on Twitter.


Ryan Zinke, U.S. Secretary of the Interior


Department of the Interior
Bison Bistro (Basement)
1849 C Street NW, Washington, D.C.


Friday, March 3, 2016 at 11:00 A.M.


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