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  1. Big Week In Cabinet Confirmations AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | RedState

    ... for the sake of obstructionism is the real game. Later this week we should get votes on Ryan Zinke (Interior) and Rick Perry (Energy). There is some resistance forming to Zinke but both those votes should be strongly bipartisan. There are stories ...

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  2. Hill Republicans should look to Cabinet, states for proven clean energy solutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | The Hill

    ... Cabinet includes two former governors with histories of strong support of clean energy. Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, our new Secretary of Energy, consistently supported market-based, renewable energy technology that increased abundant, affordable, ...

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  3. Letters | 'Known Unknowns' & 'Election 2016: A Postmortem'Read the original story

    Feb 9, 2017 | Commonweal

    ... one being 66 million years ago-the one that brought down the dinosaurs. Nominees Scott Pruitt, Rex Tillerson, Rick Perry, and Ryan Zinke are all climate-change deniers. Pruitt, the nominee to dismantle the EPA, recently used a tactic deployed by ...

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  4. Briggs: Trump assembles the oil and gas dream teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Daily World

    ... of Energy than a former leader of such an energy producing state. According to the Texas Tribune , under Rick Perry's governance of Texas, oil and gas production rocketed by an estimated 260 percent and 50 percent respectively. His tenure was ...

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  5. Up to 5 more Cabinet-level appointments set to be confirmed this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... agency he's set to lead. Several other Cabinet picks await final confirmation, including former Texas governor Rick Perry to lead the Energy Department and Ben Carson to head the Department of Housing and Urban Development. But they will have to ...

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  6. Inquirer Editorial: Trump cabinet, inner circle, raise concerns; not confidenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | Philly.com

    ... an issue that derailed the nominations of two cabinet picks by former President Bill Clinton. Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry was tapped to run the Department of Energy, an agency he once wanted to eliminate. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, former ...

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  7. Week ahead: GOP looks at 'modernizing' environmental lawsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2017 | The Hill

    ... is likely to vote soon on Environmental Protection Agency nominee Scott Pruitt , Energy Department nominee Rick Perry and Interior Department nominee Ryan Zinke . Elsewhere on Capitol Hill, two subcommittees of the House Science Committee will meet ...

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  8. conspiracy theoristRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2016 | Daily Kos

    As Donald Trump continues to put together his all-star squad of one percent super villains, it is hard to keep up with the breadth of apocalyptic stupidity that each and every appointment has shown in their professional lives. Texas Agricultural Commissioner Sid Miller is reportedly on the short list for Trump's Secretary of Agriculture position.

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  9. OpinionTrump is surprising me in a good wayTrump is surprising me in...Read the original story

    Feb 13, 2017 | The Salinas Californian

    ... Neil Gorsuch for the Supreme Court, James Mattis for secretary of Defense, Jeff Sessions for attorney general, Rick Perry for secretary of Energy and Nikki Haley as U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. There was one aspect of Trump's supporters ...

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  10. Democrats use only tactic, delay, to turn confirmation runway into parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Fox News

    ... debate on the floor. Others already taxied up to the active runway and are holding short. Former Texas GOP Gov. Rick Perry, up for Energy secretary. Some are waiting to be cleared for takeoff. WWE figure Linda McMahon who the president selected to ... 2 comments

  11. Next week: Senate pushes nominations, House rolls back Obama rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... many Cabinet nominees, but have not signaled whether they will try to do so with Secretary of Energy nominee Rick Perry, a former Texas governor, and Interior Secretary nominee Rep. Ryan Zinke, R-Mont. Lawmakers said both of those nominees could be ...

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  12. Bill Maher Skewers Fake News for Electing - President Bannon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | SFGate

    ... then nuclear physicist Ernest Moniz) and Trump's (former Texas governor and "Dancing With the Stars" contestant Rick Perry). "We went from being led by the smartest person in the room to the biggest jackass on Twitter," he said. Click below for the ...

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  13. See Bill Maher, Jim Jefferies Rip Piers Morgan for Defending Muslim BanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... Maher asked during the panel discussion. "Like Hillary Clinton would have a cabinet with Betsy DeVos and fucking Rick Perry. They wouldn't have a Muslim ban, they wouldn't be feuding with everyone in the world, they wouldn't be doing this shit in ...

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  14. Bill Maher and Jim Jefferies tell Piers Morgan to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Salon

    ... "Are you serious?" asked Maher. "Hillary Clinton would not have had a cabinet with Betsy DeVos and f*!ing Rick Perry!" he shouted. "There wouldn't be a Muslim ban, we wouldn't be feuding with Russia. . ." Morgan interrupted Maher. "Calm down Bill," ...

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  15. Trumpa s Unconfirmed Nominees More Than All Presidents Combined at Two-Week MarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | KXL-AM Portland

    ... Perdue for Agriculture; Jeff Sessions for Attorney General; Wilbur Ross for Commerce; Besty DeVos for Education; Rick Perry for Energy; Tom Price for Health and Human Services; Ben Carson for Housing and Urban Development; Ryan Zinke for Interior; ...

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  16. The Great Wall of TechnologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | BurkaBlog

    ... "vicious river," but it sounds like Big Bend may well be safe from great wall construction. Former Texas Governor Rick Perry , a one-time Trump opponent, said last summer that the wall would consist of sensors and cameras, or as he called it "a ...

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  17. Texting ban needs a green lightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... - which is good, but many lawmakers want a statewide ban. Others believe it's government overreach. Former Gov. Rick Perry said as much when he vetoed one texting ban bill in 2011. Since then, legislators, mainly Rep. Tom Craddick, R-Midland, have ...

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  18. What the former secretary of energy thinks about Iran, climate change and nuclear securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | WGBH

    ... ost as a professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in late January. Meanwhile, his likely successor, Rick Perry, was confirmed by a Senate committee this week. Perry now faces a confirmation hearing before the full Senate.

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  19. Continue reading Lawmakers will try to ban texting while driving for the fifth timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Craddick came close to passing the bill in 2011 after it passed the House and the Senate but died at former Gov. Rick Perry's behest. Perry called the legislation "a government effort to micromanage the behavior of adults." "I need the tools to be ...

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  20. Who is Jerry Falwell Jr. and why is he reforming higher education?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Engadget

    Donald Trump has already earned his reputation of nominating candidates for his cabinet-level positions who face stiff opposition from the science and tech community. He's given the nod to former Texas Governor Rick Perry, who once called on Congress to abolish the Department of Energy that he now heads, and EPA nominee Scott Pruitt, who, as Oklahoma attorney general, sued the EPA no fewer than 14 times.

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