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Three Trump Cabinet secretaries to visit Pennsylvania today

Written by The Associated Press | Sep 28, 2017 1:19 AM
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Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry smiles as he leaves Trump Tower, Monday, Dec. 12, 2016, in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)


(Harrisburg) -- The heads of the Interior, Labor and Energy departments under President Donald Trump are coming to Pennsylvania today for a trio of unrelated events.

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will visit Valley Forge National Historical Park in King of Prussia to learn about the facility and meet staff.

Also Thursday, Labor Secretary Alexander Acosta will tour Signature Building Systems in Moosic, Lackawanna County to see the modular home builder while Energy Secretary Rick Perry will tour the Jeddo coal mine in Ebervale, Luzerne County. 

Perry will visit a rare earth elements extraction site, observe anthracite mining operations and take questions from Jeddo employees.

An earlier story appears below. 

(Harrisburg) -- The men who lead the Interior and Energy departments under President Donald Trump are coming to Pennsylvania this week for a pair of unrelated events.

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will visit Valley Forge National Historical Park in King of Prussia on Thursday to learn about the facility and visit with staff.

Also Thursday, Energy Secretary Rick Perry will tour the Jeddo coal mine in Ebervale, Luzerne County. 

Perry will visit a rare earth elements extraction site and observe anthracite mining operations.

Perry will also take questions from Jeddo employees.

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