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Conservative Favorite Rep. Chip Roy's Maiden Floor Speech: 'Cartels Have Operational Control Of The Border' - The Daily Wire 16 Jan 2019, 11:44 pm

Conservative Favorite Rep. Chip Roy's Maiden Floor Speech: 'Cartels Have Operational Control Of The Border'  The Daily Wire

Perhaps no freshman congressman arrived in Washington this January with more national movement support than did Rep. Chip Roy (R-TX). Roy, who served ...

EPA nominee: Climate change huge issue, not greatest crisis - WCJB 16 Jan 2019, 8:33 pm

EPA nominee: Climate change huge issue, not greatest crisis  WCJB

The Republican-controlled Senate Environment and Public Works Committee considered Wheeler's nomination as agency administrator.

Why there’s no bringing coal back - Brookings Institution 16 Jan 2019, 4:15 pm

Why there’s no bringing coal back  Brookings Institution

During his campaign, President Trump promised to bring coal back. But is that even possible? In a new paper, Howard Gruenspecht, senior energy economist at ...

Juice Shop Jugo Opens on North Lamar Boulevard With Healthy Food - Eater Austin 16 Jan 2019, 4:02 pm

Juice Shop Jugo Opens on North Lamar Boulevard With Healthy Food  Eater Austin

New Juice Bar Alert Jugo, the juice shop from the chef Shawn Cirkiel and his restaurant group Parkside Projects, opened its second location up in Rosedale ...

New study finds that glasses not only make you look smarter, they could even help you win an election - CNBC 16 Jan 2019, 3:47 pm

New study finds that glasses not only make you look smarter, they could even help you win an election  CNBC

A new study finds that people prefer politicians with glasses over those without because we associate spectacles with intelligence and competence. And, the ...

California claims first victory in Census fight with Trump - Sacramento Bee 16 Jan 2019, 1:45 pm

California claims first victory in Census fight with Trump  Sacramento Bee

California Democratic leaders want to block the Trump administration's proposal to add a citizenship question to the 2020 census. Gavin Newsom uses a budget ...

Bring on the 350 Briskets: Eddie Deen is Ready for His Seventh Inauguration BBQ - Texas Monthly 15 Jan 2019, 2:19 pm

Bring on the 350 Briskets: Eddie Deen is Ready for His Seventh Inauguration BBQ  Texas Monthly

The Terrell pitmaster will serve smoked meats and sides to an estimated 10000 people. Good thing he brought his 28-foot-long cutting board.

Huawei’s Reclusive Founder Rejects Spying and Praises Trump - The New York Times 15 Jan 2019, 2:05 pm

Huawei’s Reclusive Founder Rejects Spying and Praises Trump  The New York Times

Ren Zhengfei, C.E.O. of the Chinese tech giant, said he would wait to see if President Trump intervened in the case of his daughter, who is accused of fraud.

More coal-fired power plants were retired during Trump's first 2 years than all of Obama's first term, report says - Business Insider 15 Jan 2019, 3:08 am

More coal-fired power plants were retired during Trump's first 2 years than all of Obama's first term, report says  Business Insider

More US coal-fired power plants were shut in President Donald Trump's first two years than were retired in the whole of Barack Obama's first term, despite the ...

President Trump can't stop US coal plants from retiring - CNBC 14 Jan 2019, 3:36 pm

President Trump can't stop US coal plants from retiring  CNBC

More U.S. coal-fired power plants were shut in President Donald Trump's first two years than were retired in the whole of Barack Obama's first term, despite the ...

Nuclear cleanup tests Rick Perry, as administration presses for budget cuts - Houston Chronicle 1 Jan 2019, 8:00 am

Nuclear cleanup tests Rick Perry, as administration presses for budget cuts  Houston Chronicle

WASHINGTON — Almost three decades after the Department of Energy began its cleanup of the Hanford nuclear complex, the more than 500-square-mile site ...

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s health and the case for Supreme Court term limits - Vox.com 26 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s health and the case for Supreme Court term limits  Vox.com

On November 7, Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg fell, fracturing two ribs. X-rays to treat the broken ribs revealed two nodules on her lungs.

Who Is Rick Perry's Wife? New Details On Anita Thigpen Perry - YourTango 19 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Who Is Rick Perry's Wife? New Details On Anita Thigpen Perry  YourTango

Since early 2017, Rick Perry has served as the United States Secretary of Energy in the Trump Cabinet. But before being confirmed for the position, Perry was ...

Rick Perry presides over deal with Poland to help wean Europe off Russian energy - Washington Examiner 19 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Rick Perry presides over deal with Poland to help wean Europe off Russian energy  Washington Examiner

Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Wednesday backed a new liquefied natural gas deal between Poland and the San Diego-based energy firm Sempra, saying the ...

Iran beats Rick Perry to the punch in Iraq - Washington Examiner 13 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Iran beats Rick Perry to the punch in Iraq  Washington Examiner

Energy Secretary Rick Perry's mission to Iraq this week may have been undermined by a delegation of Iranian advisers that met with members of the Iraqi ...

Rick Perry urges Iraq to work with US firms as Iran sanctions waiver nears end - Middle East Eye 12 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Rick Perry urges Iraq to work with US firms as Iran sanctions waiver nears end  Middle East Eye

US Energy Secretary Rick Perry has urged Iraq to partner with US companies to become more energy independent, as Baghdad's waiver exempting it from US ...

Rick Perry struggles to convince Iraq to cut ties with Iran - Washington Examiner 12 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Rick Perry struggles to convince Iraq to cut ties with Iran  Washington Examiner

Energy Secretary Rick Perry spent the last two days trying to convince the Iraqi government that it's in its best interest to cut energy ties with Iran, but with limited ...

Rick Perry As Donald Trump’s Chief of Staff? No Way. - Texas Monthly 12 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Rick Perry As Donald Trump’s Chief of Staff? No Way.  Texas Monthly

Energy Secretary Rick Perry has avoided the turmoil of the Trump Administration by staying out of Washington.

Readout of Secretary Perry's Visit to Qatar and Saudi Arabia - Energy.gov 10 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Readout of Secretary Perry's Visit to Qatar and Saudi Arabia  Energy.gov

DHAHRAN, SAUDI ARABIA - U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry has concluded a productive visit to Qatar and Saudi Arabia, two of America's most important ...

Petrochemical Booster Rick Perry Rides to the Rescue of the Fracking Industry - Food and Water Watch 10 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Petrochemical Booster Rick Perry Rides to the Rescue of the Fracking Industry  Food and Water Watch

When he took the job, Energy Secretary Rick Perry didn't seem to know what the Department of Energy actually did. But since then, he has committed himself to ...

Perry planning another trip to Saudi Arabia - POLITICO 4 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Perry planning another trip to Saudi Arabia  POLITICO

Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Tuesday he is planning to make another trip to Saudi Arabia, just weeks after relations between the U.S. and the kingdom were ...

Rick Perry: Appalachia will seize major share of global petrochemical market - Washington Examiner 4 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Rick Perry: Appalachia will seize major share of global petrochemical market  Washington Examiner

WASHINGTON — Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Tuesday that Appalachia will help the U.S. gain a sizable share of the global petrochemical market because ...

Energy Secretary Rick Perry to Visit Saudi Arabia, Qatar - Newsmax 4 Dec 2018, 8:00 am

Energy Secretary Rick Perry to Visit Saudi Arabia, Qatar  Newsmax

Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced Tuesday he is planning a visit to meet with representatives of Qatar and Saudi Arabia, two major oil and gas producing ...

Perry calls for energy infrastructure build-out - Houston Chronicle 29 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Perry calls for energy infrastructure build-out  Houston Chronicle

WASHINGTON - Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Thursday that the United States needed to expand its energy infrastructure to meet the increasingly diverse ...

DOE: How the 'Jerky Boys of Russia' punked Rick Perry - E&E News 26 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

DOE: How the 'Jerky Boys of Russia' punked Rick Perry  E&E News

A comedic duo known as the "Jerky Boys of Russia" managed to get Energy Secretary Rick Perry on the phone last year for 20 minutes. Behind the scenes at the ...

Rick Perry spent $60,000 in campaign cash on his wife's travel expenses - Business Insider 20 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Rick Perry spent $60,000 in campaign cash on his wife's travel expenses  Business Insider

Energy Secretary Rick Perry used around $60,000 from his former campaign fund in Texas to pay for his wife, Anita Perry, to travel with him on official business.

Energy Department defends Rick Perry’s wife's travel | TheHill - The Hill 19 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Energy Department defends Rick Perry’s wife's travel | TheHill  The Hill

The Department of Energy has defended Energy Secretary Rick Perry's use of tens of thousands of dollars in campaign money to fly his wife, Anita Perry, around ...

Energy Secretary Rick Perry flies wife around the world with Texas campaign cash - San Antonio Express-News 16 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Energy Secretary Rick Perry flies wife around the world with Texas campaign cash  San Antonio Express-News

AUSTIN — U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry left the Texas governor's mansion four years ago. But he is still tapping his Texas campaign account to fly wife Anita ...

Energy Diversity and Security Remarks by Secretary Rick Perry - Energy.gov 14 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Energy Diversity and Security Remarks by Secretary Rick Perry  Energy.gov

Thank you for that kind introduction. Its truly an honor and a privilege to be here in the Czech Republic… addressing you on this special year in Czech ...

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko Launch U.S.-Ukraine Strategic Energy Dialogue - Energy.gov 12 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko Launch U.S.-Ukraine Strategic Energy Dialogue  Energy.gov

KYIV, UKRAINE - Today, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry launched the U.S.-Ukraine Strategic Energy Dialogue, ...

Rick Perry Won't Be Able to Hide From Gavel-Wielding Democrats - Bloomberg 9 Nov 2018, 8:00 am

Rick Perry Won't Be Able to Hide From Gavel-Wielding Democrats  Bloomberg

Energy Secretary Rick Perry's days of flying under the radar are over. Thanks to the Democratic takeover of the House, Perry can expect to spend more time in ...

The World Can Live Without Iranian Oil - The Wall Street Journal 4 Nov 2018, 7:00 am

The World Can Live Without Iranian Oil  The Wall Street Journal

The U.S. energy boom will help the global supply meet demand.

DOE: Perry loves his job. That could change - E&E News 1 Nov 2018, 7:00 am

DOE: Perry loves his job. That could change  E&E News

President Trump's fixation on reviving the coal industry could spell trouble for his energy chief if control of the House changes hands.

Rick Perry once tried to end a drought with prayer - Quartz 26 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry once tried to end a drought with prayer  Quartz

Now the former Texas governor is launching a Trump administration initiative to bolster water security.

Rick Perry tours Brookhaven National Lab - Newsday 26 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry tours Brookhaven National Lab  Newsday

Rick Perry, the U.S. secretary of energy, toured Brookhaven National Laboratory on Friday.

Oil glut is a 'snapshot in time': Energy Secretary Rick Perry - Fox Business 26 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Oil glut is a 'snapshot in time': Energy Secretary Rick Perry  Fox Business

Oil Opens a New Window. prices fell on Friday and were headed for a third straight week of losses after Saudi Arabia warned that oversupply could become an ...

Energy Secretary Rick Perry Visits Holtec International, Talks Clean Energy and Nuclear Power - SNJTODAY 25 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Energy Secretary Rick Perry Visits Holtec International, Talks Clean Energy and Nuclear Power  SNJTODAY

The United States Secretary of Energy stopped by South Jersey on Thursday. On the morning of Thursday, October 25th, United States Energy Secretary Rick ...

Energy Secretary Rick Perry, NNSA chief attended White House MOX meeting - Aiken Standard 23 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Energy Secretary Rick Perry, NNSA chief attended White House MOX meeting  Aiken Standard

Both U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and National Nuclear Security Administration chief Lisa Gordon-Hagerty attended and participated in a Mixed Oxide ...

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry describes the Eagle Ford Shale as transformative - San Antonio Business Journal 19 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry describes the Eagle Ford Shale as transformative  San Antonio Business Journal

The discovery of the Eagle Ford Shale and its impact over the past decade has been transformative, not just for Texas – but the world, U.S. Secretary of Energy ...

Rick Perry speaks on renewable energy at ISU - Local 5 - WeAreIowa.com 16 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry speaks on renewable energy at ISU  Local 5 - WeAreIowa.com

AMES - United States Energy Secretary Rick Perry spoke to a large crowd Tuesday at Iowa State University about Iowa's efforts in renewable energy.

Rick Perry's coal rescue runs aground at White House - POLITICO 15 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry's coal rescue runs aground at White House  POLITICO

One of the Trump administration's major efforts to prop up ailing coal companies has run aground in the White House, a setback to an industry that had hoped for ...

DOE Secretary Rick Perry visits Sandia National Laboratories - Albuquerque Business First 9 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

DOE Secretary Rick Perry visits Sandia National Laboratories  Albuquerque Business First

Labs Director Stephen Younger said Lisa Gordon-Hagerty, the DOE Under Secretary for Nuclear Security, is taking a “*fresh* look” at both compensation and ...

Despite Trump and Rick Perry’s Best Efforts, Another Coal Plant Eats the Dust in Texas - The Texas Observer 4 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Despite Trump and Rick Perry’s Best Efforts, Another Coal Plant Eats the Dust in Texas  The Texas Observer

The impending closure of the 650-megawatt Oklaunion plant is more writing on the wall for the state's power generators.

Rick Perry warns of cyberattack risk, could come from 'some kid sitting in a basement' - Washington Examiner 4 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry warns of cyberattack risk, could come from 'some kid sitting in a basement'  Washington Examiner

Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Thursday he has a “healthy concern” about the threat of cyberattacks by adversaries, including targeting of the electricity grid.

Rick Perry to keynote SABJ's Eagle Ford Shale-A-Bration - San Antonio Business Journal 3 Oct 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry to keynote SABJ's Eagle Ford Shale-A-Bration  San Antonio Business Journal

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will deliver the keynote address at an event in San Antonio to commemorate the 10th anniversary of the discovery of the ...

Rick Perry: US faces a 'good dilemma' in producing more oil than it can market - Washington Examiner 26 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry: US faces a 'good dilemma' in producing more oil than it can market  Washington Examiner

Energy Secretary Rick Perry told reporters Wednesday that the U.S. faces a "good" dilemma in that the nation now produces more oil than it can feasibly get to ...

Rick Perry: U.S. doesn't plan to use petroleum reserve to reduce prices - Chron 26 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry: U.S. doesn't plan to use petroleum reserve to reduce prices  Chron

The U.S. has no plans to tap the nation's emergency oil stockpile to offset supply losses from Iran, according to U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry. Selling oil from ...

Rick Perry is on a mission to chart Europe's energy future away from Russia - Washington Examiner 19 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry is on a mission to chart Europe's energy future away from Russia  Washington Examiner

Energy Secretary Rick Perry worked this week to cement a new partnership with Central European countries to push more U.S. natural gas into the European ...

IAEA General Conference: Opening Remarks by Secretary Rick Perry - As Delivered - Energy.gov 17 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

IAEA General Conference: Opening Remarks by Secretary Rick Perry - As Delivered  Energy.gov

Secretary Perry's Remarks at the IAEA General Conference in Vienna, Austria on September 17, 2018. Madam Director, thank you very much. I'd like to begin ...

Rick Perry on Cabinet Bible Study and President Trump's Leadership: 'It Starts at the Top' - CBN News 16 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry on Cabinet Bible Study and President Trump's Leadership: 'It Starts at the Top'  CBN News

Did you know members of President Donald Trump's Cabinet meet weekly for a Bible study? CBN News was the first to report on it and according to one regular ...

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Meets With Dr. Alexey Likhachev, CEO of the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM - Energy.gov 14 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Meets With Dr. Alexey Likhachev, CEO of the Russian State Atomic Energy Corporation ROSATOM  Energy.gov

MOSCOW, RUSSIA- Today, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and Ambassador Jon Huntsman met with Dr. Alexey. Likhachev, Chief Executive Officer of the ...

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Meets With Russian Minister of Energy, Alexander Novak - Energy.gov 13 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Meets With Russian Minister of Energy, Alexander Novak  Energy.gov

MOSCOW, RUSSIA- Today, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry met with the Minister of Energy of the Russian Federation, Alexander Novak. During the meeting ...

Rick Perry Flying to Moscow to Crusade for U.S. LNG - TheStreet.com 11 Sep 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry Flying to Moscow to Crusade for U.S. LNG  TheStreet.com

U.S. Energy Secretary, Rick Perry, is meeting with Russian energy ministry, Alexander Novak, this Thursday to talk about Iran sanctions. And while the topic of ...

EPA, Rick Perry hit with ethanol industry lawsuits - Washington Examiner 30 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

EPA, Rick Perry hit with ethanol industry lawsuits  Washington Examiner

The ethanol industry hit both the Environmental Protection Agency and Energy Secretary Rick Perry with lawsuits on Thursday over the dozens of waivers ...

Energy Secretary Rick Perry quietly visits Southern Nevada - Las Vegas Review-Journal 25 Aug 2018, 12:27 am

Energy Secretary Rick Perry quietly visits Southern Nevada  Las Vegas Review-Journal

Energy Secretary Rick Perry visited the Nevada National Security Site and met with employees during a two-day stopover this week that was not announced in ...

Wednesday letters: Rick Perry, China, Houston growth - Houston Chronicle 22 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Wednesday letters: Rick Perry, China, Houston growth  Houston Chronicle

Winning formula Regarding “Perry lies low in Trump's Cabinet” (Page A1, Sunday), it is not at all surprising that former Texas governor and now U.S. Energy ...

In Trump's Washington, Rick Perry lays low - Houston Chronicle 16 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

In Trump's Washington, Rick Perry lays low  Houston Chronicle

For a member of the Trump administration, Rick Perry generates a paltry amount of media coverage. While other cabinet members are constantly in the spotlight, ...

Rick Perry’s sensible take on energy subsidies contradicts his boss - Vox.com 15 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry’s sensible take on energy subsidies contradicts his boss  Vox.com

At a fundraiser in New York on Monday, President Trump weighed in with some thoughts on energy sources. Coal, he said, is tough. It's “indestructible.” But the ...

Rick Perry Is Donald Trump's Best Cabinet Secretary - The Weekly Standard 13 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry Is Donald Trump's Best Cabinet Secretary  The Weekly Standard

Can a high-profile former governor and presidential hopeful find happiness as a hardworking energy secretary?

Rick Perry Rejects Facts in Favor of Coal and Nuclear Bailouts - Union of Concerned Scientists 9 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry Rejects Facts in Favor of Coal and Nuclear Bailouts  Union of Concerned Scientists

Much has been written on coal and coal miners since the president began campaigning in earnest in 2016. Since taking office, he has continued that dishonest ...

Rick Perry: Need for 'all of the above' approach to energy - KXAN.com 9 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry: Need for 'all of the above' approach to energy  KXAN.com

Energy Secretary Rick Perry won't leave any source of power out of the picture when looking at energy resources in Texas and nationwide.

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry salutes fusion work at N.J. lab - WHYY 9 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry salutes fusion work at N.J. lab  WHYY

“If we break this code — if we are able to deliver fusion energy to the world, we have changed the world,” said U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Rick Perry in ...

Rick Perry praises President Trump as ultimate ‘happy warrior’ - Austin American-Statesman 4 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry praises President Trump as ultimate ‘happy warrior’  Austin American-Statesman

Rick Perry waxed philosophical Saturday about how he went from a man who thought he ought to be president to energy secretary in the administration of the ...

Rick Perry, Rep. John Katko tout nuclear energy at Oswego County plant - Auburn Citizen 2 Aug 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry, Rep. John Katko tout nuclear energy at Oswego County plant  Auburn Citizen

The country's top energy official and central New York's congressman appeared together at an Oswego County nuclear power plant Wednesday.

Energy Secretary Rick Perry: ‘True energy independence is finally within our grasp’ - CNBC 29 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Energy Secretary Rick Perry: ‘True energy independence is finally within our grasp’  CNBC

Energy Secretary Perry says the U.S. is producing more energy due to innovation, deregulation and pro-growth policies.

Rick Perry cheers first natural gas export terminal on East Coast - Washington Examiner 26 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry cheers first natural gas export terminal on East Coast  Washington Examiner

Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Thursday christened the first natural gas export terminal on the East Coast, at the Cove Point facility in Maryland outside of ...

Pity Rick Perry, Trump demands he betray his values - San Antonio Express-News 23 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Pity Rick Perry, Trump demands he betray his values  San Antonio Express-News

Pity Rick Perry. His boss demands not only his loyalty but his soul. The Lone Star State's ex-gov built his political career on the slogan, “Texas, open for business ...

Pity Rick Perry, President Donald Trump wants him to blow up electricity markets he pioneered - Houston Chronicle 20 Jul 2018, 7:00 am

Pity Rick Perry, President Donald Trump wants him to blow up electricity markets he pioneered  Houston Chronicle

Pity Rick Perry. His boss demands not only his loyalty but his soul. The former Texas governor built his political career on the slogan, “Texas, open for business.

Energy Secretary Rick Perry meets with Russia's oil minister and airs US concerns about their foreign aggression - CNBC 28 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Energy Secretary Rick Perry meets with Russia's oil minister and airs US concerns about their foreign aggression  CNBC

Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Thursday confirmed he met with Russia's oil minister this week, and laid out U.S. concerns about a number of issues, including ...

What Better Comment on the Times Than Rick Perry, Genius - Dallas Observer 27 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

What Better Comment on the Times Than Rick Perry, Genius  Dallas Observer

Maybe Austin taught the former Texas governor not to be a cry-baby like the rest of the Trump cabinet.

Energy Sec Rick Perry says 'stubborn opposition' to fossil fuels risks keeping billions in poverty - CNBC 26 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Energy Sec Rick Perry says 'stubborn opposition' to fossil fuels risks keeping billions in poverty  CNBC

"Stubborn opposition" to fossil fuels is standing in the way of lifting billions of people out of poverty, U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry told the World Gas ...

World Gas Conference Week Day Two: U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Delivers Opening Keynote Address and Participates in APEC Discussions - Energy.gov 25 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

World Gas Conference Week Day Two: U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Delivers Opening Keynote Address and Participates in APEC Discussions  Energy.gov

WASHINGTON, D.C. — On Tuesday, June 26th, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will kick off the official World Gas Conference Opening Ceremonies with a ...

Rick Perry OK with being 'punching bag' for saving coal, nuclear plants - Washington Examiner 25 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry OK with being 'punching bag' for saving coal, nuclear plants  Washington Examiner

Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Monday that he has not forgotten about the importance of natural gas, as the Trump administration considers subsidizing coal ...

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry to Participate in 2018 World Gas Conference - Energy.gov 18 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry to Participate in 2018 World Gas Conference  Energy.gov

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Next week, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry and other top DOE officials will be participating in the 27th World Gas Conference in ...

Rick Perry Wants to Help Argentina Be More Like Texas - Bloomberg 15 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry Wants to Help Argentina Be More Like Texas  Bloomberg

The U.S. government is getting in on a shale boom 5000 miles from home.

Rick Perry Hands Texas A&M Lucrative Los Alamos Contract - Texas Monthly 8 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry Hands Texas A&M Lucrative Los Alamos Contract  Texas Monthly

The current head of the Department of Energy gave his alma mater a $2.5 billion gig, and they beat out rival UT's bid.

In Austin, Energy Secretary Perry Pushes For Coal And Nuclear Bailout - KUT 4 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

In Austin, Energy Secretary Perry Pushes For Coal And Nuclear Bailout  KUT

Energy Secretary Rick Perry spoke in Austin today about a new Department of Energy plan to bail out failing coal and nuclear power plants in the name of.

Trump orders Rick Perry to take 'immediate steps' to stop coal plant closures | TheHill - The Hill 1 Jun 2018, 7:00 am

Trump orders Rick Perry to take 'immediate steps' to stop coal plant closures | TheHill  The Hill

President Trump has ordered Energy Secretary Rick Perry to take "immediate steps" to prevent the further closures of coal and nuclear power plants around the ...

Energy Department spent $63,500 on upgraded flights for Rick Perry in first 6 months - ABC News 31 May 2018, 7:00 am

Energy Department spent $63,500 on upgraded flights for Rick Perry in first 6 months  ABC News

Energy Secretary Rick Perry took a dozen premium-class flights during his first seven months in office, spending extra on airfare for what he argued were ...

New Swamp: Lobbyist Tied to Sec. Rick Perry Seeks Energy Firm Bailout - West Virginia Public Broadcasting 29 May 2018, 7:00 am

New Swamp: Lobbyist Tied to Sec. Rick Perry Seeks Energy Firm Bailout  West Virginia Public Broadcasting

At a West Virginia rally on tax cuts, President Donald Trump veered off on a subject that likely puzzled most of his audience. "Nine of your people just came up to ...

US Energy Secretary Rick Perry is Coming to San Angelo - San Angelo LIVE! 25 May 2018, 7:00 am

US Energy Secretary Rick Perry is Coming to San Angelo  San Angelo LIVE!

SAN ANGELO, TX — U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry, who is also the former governor of Texas, is scheduled to attend the San Angelo Chamber of ...

Watchdog clears Energy chief Rick Perry for taking noncommercial flights on taxpayer dime - Dallas News 25 May 2018, 7:00 am

Watchdog clears Energy chief Rick Perry for taking noncommercial flights on taxpayer dime  Dallas News

WASHINGTON -- The U.S. Energy Department's inspector general has cleared Energy Secretary Rick Perry of any wrongdoing in spending tens of...

Effort to revive coal tests Rick Perry's devotion to free markets - Houston Chronicle 21 May 2018, 7:00 am

Effort to revive coal tests Rick Perry's devotion to free markets  Houston Chronicle

Allies in politics and business fear Energy Secretary Rick Perry is betraying his free market principles to win a victory for President Donald Trump, who ...

Rick Perry looking 'very closely' at using wartime law to save coal and nuclear plants - Washington Examiner 9 May 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry looking 'very closely' at using wartime law to save coal and nuclear plants  Washington Examiner

Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Wednesday morning he is looking “very closely” at using a 68-year-old Cold War-era law to save coal and nuclear plants.

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry to Address 48th Annual Washington Conference on the Americas - Energy.gov 7 May 2018, 7:00 am

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry to Address 48th Annual Washington Conference on the Americas  Energy.gov

WASHINGTON, D.C. — U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will deliver remarks at the 48th Annual Washington Conference on the Americas, co-hosted by the ...

Energy Secretary Rick Perry visits the Kodiak Archipelago - Alaska Public Radio Network 3 May 2018, 7:00 am

Energy Secretary Rick Perry visits the Kodiak Archipelago  Alaska Public Radio Network

While on a recent day trip to Kodiak to tour the community's electrical grid that's almost entirely powered by renewable energy, Senator Lisa Murkowski and the ...

Rick Perry pitches American energy to India - Washington Examiner 13 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry pitches American energy to India  Washington Examiner

Energy Secretary Rick Perry departs for India Friday with a robust agenda to convince the country's leaders it's a good idea to buy American energy and ...

Rick Perry: Emergency Action May Not Be the Way to Save Coal and Nuclear - Greentech Media News 9 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

Rick Perry: Emergency Action May Not Be the Way to Save Coal and Nuclear  Greentech Media News

Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Monday that issuing an emergency declaration may not be a suitable way to shore up struggling U.S. coal and nuclear plants.

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry in Hopkinsville: "Innovate, Don't Regulate" - WKMS 5 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry in Hopkinsville: "Innovate, Don't Regulate"  WKMS

"Innovate, don't regulate." That was the 'bumper sticker' message U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry delivered to business leaders in Hopkinsville on Thursday.

A Whistle-Blower Alleges Corruption in Rick Perry’s Department of Energy - The New Yorker 5 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

A Whistle-Blower Alleges Corruption in Rick Perry’s Department of Energy  The New Yorker

Carolyn Kormann reports on the case of Simon Edelman, a former chief creative officer at the D.O.E. who alleges that he was fired for sharing “evidence of ...

How Rick Perry survives in Trump's troubled Cabinet - Politico 3 Apr 2018, 7:00 am

How Rick Perry survives in Trump's troubled Cabinet  Politico

The no-drama Energy secretary has demonstrated a remarkable ability to avoid the negative headlines that have dogged other Cabinet members.

Why I blew the whistle on the Rick Perry meeting - CNN 29 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

Why I blew the whistle on the Rick Perry meeting  CNN

Simon Edelman writes he released photos of a private meeting between Rick Perry and Robert Murray to expose the problematic ways in which energy policy is ...

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Visits Berkeley Lab - Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory 27 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Visits Berkeley Lab  Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry visited the Department of Energy's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab) today, getting a firsthand view of how ...

Analysis | The Energy 202: Rick Perry has a plan for Russia's grid attacks. Some lawmakers worry it's not enough - The Washington Post 21 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

Analysis | The Energy 202: Rick Perry has a plan for Russia's grid attacks. Some lawmakers worry it's not enough  The Washington Post

THE LIGHTBULB. Energy Secretary Rick Perry listens during a meeting with President Trump and Mohammed bin Salman, Saudi Arabia's crown prince, not ...

Who is Rick Perry? 7 things to know about the former Texas governor - Fox News 14 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

Who is Rick Perry? 7 things to know about the former Texas governor  Fox News

From his role in Texas politics to participating in a televised dance competition, here are seven things to know about Rick Perry.

Reports: Trump considers Rick Perry for Veterans Administration post - The Texas Tribune 13 Mar 2018, 7:00 am

Reports: Trump considers Rick Perry for Veterans Administration post  The Texas Tribune

The current energy secretary and former Texas governor's name is being floated as Trump mulls another major shakeup in his cabinet.

The New Energy Realism: Secretary Perry Remarks at CERA Week -- As Prepared for Delivery - Energy.gov 7 Mar 2018, 8:00 am

The New Energy Realism: Secretary Perry Remarks at CERA Week -- As Prepared for Delivery  Energy.gov

Thank you for that kind introduction….and welcome to America's energy capital. It's been a full year since I first became the U.S. Secretary of Energy. During that ...

Rick Perry Delivers the Gospel of ‘Energy Realism’ - Texas Monthly 7 Mar 2018, 8:00 am

Rick Perry Delivers the Gospel of ‘Energy Realism’  Texas Monthly

The energy secretary outlined the Trump administration's new direction at an oil and gas conference in Houston.

Rick Perry Bio


14th and current United States Secretary of Energy

March 04, 1950, (68 years old)

James Richard Perry

https://rickperry.org

Rick Perry
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