“Secretary” in the news

Example collocations

first secretary
general secretary
private secretary
secretary general
secretary of state

Publications and example sentences

The Japan Times
· White House imposes coronavirus travel ban on Brazil  
White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany cast the step announced Sunday as another “decisive action to protect our country” by Trump, whose management of the crisis has come under sharp scrutiny.
The Guardian
· Austria's president apologises for Covid-19 curfew breach – as it happened  
White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said the new restrictions would help ensure foreign nationals do not bring additional infections to the US, but would not apply to the flow of commerce between the new countries.
The New York Times
· Florida Law Restricting Felon Voting Is Unconstitutional, Judge Rules  
The judge during the trial had pressed Mohammad O. Jazil, a lawyer for the Florida secretary of state, the official who oversees elections, about possible partisan motives.
The Guardian
· Doctors condemn secrecy over false negative Covid-19 tests  
In a strongly worded letter to PHE, the HCSA’s general secretary, Dr Paul Donaldson, a consultant microbiologist, said: “Statements by PHE offcials and others place the incidence of false negatives somewhere between 20% and 30%.
The Guardian
· 29,000 claims a year despite 50 years since Equal Pay Act  
Their action triggered a meeting between strike leaders and Barbara Castle, then employment secretary, who brokered a deal to end the three-week strike that included the conception of the new act.
The Age
· UK reviews Huawei decision in the wake of coronavirus pandemic  
Former trade secretary Liam Fox told The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age that the Huawei decision was dead either way because there were enough backbenchers ready join him in defeating the legislation on the floor of the Commons.
The Age
· 'Legend' Bolsonaro hails supporters as crises grow  
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro and Secretary of Institutional Security and Brazilian Army General Augusto Heleno wave to supporters.Credit:Getty
The China Post
· White House imposes coronavirus travel ban on Brazil  
Press secretary Kayleigh McEnany cast Trump’s latest move as one designed to “protect our country.”
The Wall Street Journal
· U.S. to Restrict Travel From Brazil to Stem Coronavirus Spread  
In a statement, Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany said the move would “help ensure foreign nationals who have been in Brazil do not become a source of additional infections in our country.”