Interior Secretary Ken Salazar
Jan 16, 2013 — He joins others who are leaving the Obama administration as the president begins his second term, including Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Defense Secretary Leon Panetta and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner.
Dec 11, 2012 — The quote will be removed instead of replaced to avoid harming the monument's structural integrity. Critics, including poet Maya Angelou, had criticized the current iteration of the "Drum Major" quote, saying it made King sound arrogant.
Jul 25, 2012 — Brown expressed his frustration with what's become an intractable problem by dropping a four-letter expletive.
Jan 9, 2012 — Interior Secretary Ken Salazar said the Grand Canyon must be protected, even if uranium deposits nearby could be important to the nation's energy strategy. Critics say the decision will eliminate jobs and that mining can be done responsibly.
Jul 12, 2010 — Interior Secretary Ken Salazas told his agency to craft a new pause on deepwater oil drilling.