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New Mexico cabinet staffers receive large raises

Sierra County Sentinel 10 May 2021
(The Center Square) – New Mexico Environment Secretary James Kenney has given two of his top staff members large raises three months after publicly calling on the state legislature to “fully fund” his department ... As a special assistant to Kenney, Garoutte was responsible for scheduling meetings for the cabinet secretary and other senior leaders.

N.M. plans more oil and gas rules

Hobbs News-Sun 10 May 2021
The rules proposed by the state Environment Department are part of a two-pronged approach, which Environment Secretary James Kenney touted as the most comprehensive effort in the U.S ... The Environment Department opted to remove all exemptions from an earlier version of its rule that was drafted last year.

Jen Psaki says the quiet part out loud about Joe Biden

The Hill 10 May 2021
The White House press secretary openly admitted that President Biden's handlers often tell him they prefer he not speak to reporters outside of controlled settings ... history, is being told when he’s allowed to speak to reporters outside of the desired controlled environment? ADVERTISEMENT.

UK taskforce to tackle rising number of pet thefts

The Observer 09 May 2021
It will be made up of officials from the Department for Environment, Farming and Rural Affairs, the Home Office and the Ministry of Justice as well as the police, seeking input from animal welfare groups and experts ... The environment secretary, George Eustice, said.

Telford recycling plant fire 'a disaster' for the town

BBC News 09 May 2021
Conservative Lucy Allan said she would speak to Environment Secretary George Eustice and hold a public meeting about the fire at Greenway Polymers, Ketley ... our natural environment, air, water, health, schools - the multi million cost of the clean up, which could take several years.".

Patna zoo on alert after lions test +ve in Hyderabad, UP

The Times of India 09 May 2021
Dipak Kumar Singh, principal secretary of state environment, forest and climate change department, said none of the big cats have shown any typical symptoms of coronavirus at Patna zoo and Rajgir safari till date.

Covid restricted Keir Starmer from setting out vision for UK, says Labour

The Observer 09 May 2021
... home secretary has said, with the party braced for further knife-edge results over the weekend ... The environment secretary, George Eustice, said Labour had taken voters for granted, but also acknowledged the party was capitalising on pushing through Brexit and the vaccine rollout.

Rise of pet theft since start of Covid pandemic is ‘worrying’, says Environment Secretary

The Scotsman 08 May 2021
Environment Secretary George Eustice said there has been a “worrying” rise of pet thefts during the Covid pandemic, but said the creation of the pet theft taskforce will help deal with the issue ....

Cabinet secretary receives pay boost

Rio Rancho Observer 08 May 2021
SANTA FE – Environment Secretary James Kenney received an 8% raise this ... James Kenney, New Mexico environment secretary.

PM vows there will be ‘no let up in levelling up’ after election wins

Belfast Telegraph 08 May 2021
The Prime Minister said ... “There will be no let up in levelling up.” ... Environment Secretary George Eustice (Victoria Jones/PA) ... Environment Secretary George Eustice (Victoria Jones/PA). Earlier on Saturday, Environment Secretary George Eustice said Brexit and the success of the vaccine rollout had helped the Tories to win votes off the Opposition party.

Rambutan 07 Waste Bank Received Waste Shredder Machines

Berita Jakarta 08 May 2021
Rambutan 07 Waste Bank (BSR 07) at RT 07/08, Kebagusan Urban Village, Pasar Minggu, South Jakarta received aid in form of two waste shredder machines from Environment (LH) Ministry. " We would like to thank Environment Ministry for the assistance ".

Long-term renovation strategy published for public consultation

Independent Online 08 May 2021
This was announced by the Minister for the Environment, Climate Change and Planning Aaron Farrugia and Parliamentary Secretary for Construction Chris Agius ... Parliamentary Secretary Chris Agius said that one forecasts that the amount of energy to be saved will be around 17,700 GWh and 26,500 GWh from dwellings and non-dwellings by the year 2050.

UK announces ‘Pet Theft Taskforce’ following huge rise in dog abductions over lockdown

Russia Today 08 May 2021
“Pet owners shouldn’t live in fear so we’ve set up this Taskforce to thoroughly investigate the issue and ensure that we have the measures in place to stop these criminals in their tracks,” said Environment Secretary George Eustice in a statement, calling the reports of theft “distressing for all pet owners.”.

Ministers pledge action on pet theft with ‘task force’ to investigate boom during lockdown

The Daily Mail 08 May 2021
A taskforce has been set up by the Government to put a stop to ‘cynical and nasty’ pet theft ... It will consist of officials from the Department for Environment, the Home Office, the Ministry of Justice and the police, and will seek input from animal welfare groups ... Environment Secretary George Eustice said ... Home Secretary Priti Patel said ... .