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This Week at Interior June 21, 2019

This Week at Interior June 21, 2019

This Week, at Interior Fighting wildfire by taking away its fuel… that’s part of the multifaceted strategy being deployed by Interior’s Office of Wildland Fire for the 2019 fire season. On Capitol Hill, Director Jeff Rupert told lawmakers about the considerable efforts taken last year to combat wildfires on more than a million acres of […]

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Happy Independence Day from Interior!

Happy Independence Day from Interior!

Hi, I’m David Bernhardt, Secretary of the Interior. This Fourth of July marks the 243rd anniversary of our Founding Fathers’ assembling in Philadelphia to declare our nation’s independence. Following the Continental Congress’s vote of support to declare independence from Great Britain, John Adams wrote to his wife Abigail that this day “will be celebrated by […]

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