Trump Administration Used Bully Politics In Health Bill Push

Interior Secretary Accused of ‘Political Blackmail’ After Senator’s Trumpcare Vote

The ranking Democrat on the House Natural Resources Committee is demanding an investigation into the Interior Department’s alleged threats against energy projects in Alaska-apparently made in retribution for Sen. Lisa Murkowski’s (R-Alaska) vote against the Republican healthcare plan. In a move that Sen.

 

Trump & U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke tried using intimidation and blackmail tactics to make Senator Lisa Murkowski vote YES on the Republican Health Bill