“Secretary” in the news

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www.washingtonpost.com
Washington Post
· Former GOP House Speaker Kirk Cox considering run for Virginia governor  
Jennifer D. Carroll Foy (Prince William), State Sen. Jennifer L. McClellan (Richmond) and Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney — although the former McAuliffe cabinet secretary is not expected to seek the nomination if the ex-governor enters the race.
www.washingtonpost.com
Washington Post
· Mexico’s school year to begin with instruction on television  
MEXICO CITY — Distance learning will begin for more than 30 million Mexican school children Aug. 24, but a return to classrooms will remain an uncertain goal, the country’s education secretary said Monday.
chinapost.nownews.com
The China Post
· Mexico’s school year to begin with instruction on television  
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Distance learning will begin for more than 30 million Mexican school children Aug. 24, but a return to classrooms will remain an uncertain goal, the country’s education secretary said Monday.
www.washingtonpost.com
Washington Post
· After months of favor, Birx raises Trump’s ire with grim coronavirus assessment  
Her name was at one point floated for Health and Human Services secretary.
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Washington Post
· House committees subpoena top Pompeo aides over IG firing  
WASHINGTON — House Democrats have subpoenaed four top aides to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, saying that the Trump administration is stonewalling their investigation into the firing of the State Department’s top independent watchdog earlier this year.
www.channelnewsasia.com
CNA
· Asia shares set to gain after manufacturing data, tech stocks boost  
After wrapping up talks on Monday over another round of coronavirus economic stimulus, U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi said she will meet with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows the following day to continue the discussion.
www.nytimes.com
The New York Times
· With Jobless Aid Expired, Trump Sidelines Himself in Stimulus Talks  
At the same moment that Mr. Trump was blasting her, Ms. Pelosi met on Capitol Hill with Mr. Schumer; Mark Meadows, the White House chief of staff; and Steven Mnuchin, the Treasury secretary, in search of a compromise.
www.independent.co.uk
The Independent
· Amazon removes racist shoe description following complaint from MP David Lammy  
The shadow secretary of state for justice, who on the same day highlighted a separate incident of alleged racism he had faced on Twitter, said he had come across the descriptor after attempting to buy a pair of shoes from the site.
www.express.co.uk
Express.co.uk
· Brexit LIVE: UK faces paying for EU's huge debt mountain with new £160BILLION bill  
Russian hackers allegedly stole secret documents about UK-US trade from former International Trade Secretary Liam Fox.
www.washingtonpost.com
Washington Post
· National Digest: Leaked video of Floyd arrest is published; House panel to open inquiry into DHS office  
“The revelations require a full accounting and, if substantiated, must never be allowed to occur again,” Schiff wrote to senior department officials, including the acting secretary, Chad Wolf.