Newly-confirmed Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke rode a horse to his new job in Washington, D.C., Thursday.
A few people took photos of the Montana-native riding a horse through the nation’s capital in a black hat, boots and jeans, accompanied by two National Park Service police officers.
— USPPNEWS (@usparkpolicepio) March 2, 2017
— Haley Byrd (@byrdinator) March 2, 2017
Zinke later tweeted that he was humbled by the warm reception on his first day on the job.
— Secretary Ryan Zinke (@SecretaryZinke) March 2, 2017
The Senate confirmed Zinke in a 68-31 vote Wednesday, with most Democrats voting in favor of the nominee despite his skeptical position on climate change. Zinke was sworn in Wednesday evening. (RELATED: Senate Confirms Trump’s Interior Secretary Pick)
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H/T Daily Caller