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Congress wants to see acting Interior secretary's calendar

As Democrats in Congress seek to conduct oversight and request more information from the federal agencies, they are running into an odd roadblock at the Interior Department where the acting secretary says he can't provide his calendar to lawmakers because he doesn't have one.

Washington Post: Grand jury assessing Zinke's alleged lies

A Washington grand jury is hearing arguments from prosecutors alleging that former Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke lied to the department's Office of the Inspector General, The Washington Post reported Friday, citing two individuals

Democrats call for investigations into Zinke, National Park Service

The top Democrat on the House Natural Resources Committee is calling for an investigation into whether Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke violated a federal law known as the Hatch Act as well as a separate inquiry into scientific integrity policy at the National Park Service, according to documents obtained by CNN.