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  1. Rick Perry attending pro-Trump group fundraiser that offers face-time with administration officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | The Raw Story

    Energy Secretary Rick Perry is scheduled to attend a fundraising event in Texas next week that allows Republican mega-donors to get "face time" with Trump administration officials. The report notes that "Perry will not solicit donations from the attendees at the Monday event, which would be a violation of federal law - but America First officials plan to ask for contributions after Perry leaves the room."

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  2. Sandra Bullock to star as Texas Sen. Wendy Davis in upcoming movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | WTHR-TV Indianapolis

    ... we demand to be heard," Davis told KXAN shortly after her marathon filibuster ended on June 25, 2013. Then-Gov. Rick Perry called legislators back the next day and the measure passed within the next few weeks. The bill became law in July 2018, but ...

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  3. Our View: Time for city to work togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | SouthCoastToday.com

    In the end, Jon Mitchell won easily, besting police Officer Charlie Perry by 20 percentage points, but for a time after the Oct. 3 preliminary it looked like it would be closer. There is usually about a third of the electorate that is against any incumbent but this year, those who were opposing the three-term mayor had grown to a higher percentage.

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  4. Michael Goldman: Just say no when the President says 'believe me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | Lowell Sun

    ... a "xenophobe', don't believe him. When the president says not to be concerned at all when his Secretary of Energy Rick Perry bizarrely opines, "but also from the standpoint of sexual assault, when the lights are on, where you have light that shines, ...

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  5. Sandra Bullock is set to play Sen. Wendy Davis in an upcoming movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 10 | KXAN-TV Austin

    ... we demand to be heard," Davis told KXAN shortly after her marathon filibuster ended on June 25, 2013. Then-Gov. Rick Perry called legislators back the next day and the measure passed within the next few weeks. The bill became law in July 2018, but ...

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  6. Rick Perry's new energy proposal works for nuclear energy and the environmentRead the original story

    Friday Nov 10 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    Late last month, Energy Secretary Rick Perry asked federal regulators to financially reward coal plants for keeping the electric grid "resilient." Under the proposed rule, coal plants would be rewarded not for generating electricity but rather for being the kind of plants which can store several months worth of fuel on-site.

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  7. Perry claims fossil fuels will help prevent sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry appeared in front of a U.S. Senate panel on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017 to discuss his qualifications as President Donald Trump's pick for Energy Secretary. The appearance was a bit of an awkward situation for Perry, who once said the entire Department of Energy should be shut down.

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  8. Rick Perry suggests fossil fuels could reduce sexual assault in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    ... Lincoln Northeast, 25... (WASHINGTON) - The social media backlash was swift and brutal after Energy Secretary Rick Perry Wednesday suggested that fossil fuels would play a "positive role" in preventing sexual assault in Africa. Perry, who last month ...

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  9. Attorney General Sessions faces new questions in Russia probeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | SFGate

    In this April 24, 2014 file photo, Sam Clovis speaks in Johnston, Iowa. Clovis, the Iowa chairman for Rick Perry's faltering Republican presidential bid says he is no longer part of the campaign as Perry seeks to keep his longshot effort alive on limited funds.

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  10. Rick Perry ties fossil fuel use to sexual assault preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    Secretary of Energy Rick Perry testifies at a Committee on Energy and Commerce hearing in Washington, D.C. on Oct 12, 2017. U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry said Thursday fossil fuels can help prevent sexual assault because the "lights are on."

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  11. Senate approves nominees for energy oversight commissionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | The Daily News-Record

    ... Russell, president and CEO of the Independent Petroleum Association of America. The plan by Energy Secretary Rick Perry would reward nuclear and coal-fired power plants for adding reliability to the nation's power grid. Perry says the plan is needed ...

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  12. Perry: Expanding use of fossil fuels will help prevent sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Rational Review

    "If you want to prevent sexual assault, Rick Perry seems to have a suggestion - expand the use of fossil fuels. Perry, the Secretary of Energy under President Donald Trump, made the comments at a discussion about energy policy hosted by Chuck Todd from 'Meet the Press' and AXIOS founder Jim VandeHei.

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  13. Senate approves two Trump FERC nomineesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Washington Examiner

    ... It comes at a crucial time for the board, which is considering a controversial proposal by Energy Secretary Rick Perry to create new rules subsidizing coal and nuclear plants to value the "reliability and resiliency" they offer the electric grid. ...

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  14. Energy chief Perry: Fossil fuels can prevent sexual assaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | The Republic

    ... as part of a strategy to achieve U.S. "energy dominance" in the global market. "It was already clear that Rick Perry is unfit to lead the Department of Energy, but to suggest that fossil fuel development will decrease sexual assault is not only ...

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  15. 'Inexcusable': Rick Perry Pushes Fossil Fuel Expansion to Fight Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Common Dreams

    ... Please help keep Common Dreams alive and growing. Thank you. -- Craig Brown, Co-founder Former Texas Governor Rick Perry was appointed by President Donald Trump to lead the U.S. Department of Energy. (Photo: Gage Skidmore /Flickr/cc) U.S. Energy ...

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  16. Rick Perry said fossil fuels could help stop sexual assault. Oops.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | The Washington Post

    He had plenty of competition , but Rick Perry has managed to produce perhaps the worst take on sexual assault yet: Fossil fuels are the solution to rape. Perry's assertion, first reported by the Hill , is only a little less stupid than it sounds.

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  17. US energy chief says fossil fuels could help prevent sexual assaults in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Channelnewsasia.com

    U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry suggested on Thursday that the expansion of fossil fuel use in Africa would help protect people there from sexual assault, a comment that drew a swift rebuke from environmental activists. U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry attends the opening of the International Atomic Energy Agency General Conference at their headquarters in Vienna, Austria September 18, 2017.

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  18. Trump Adviser Clovis Nomination to USDA Torpedoed by Russia ProbeIta s ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | New York Magazine

    ... that Clovis's support was at a premium in the 2016 presidential contest, and after initially signing on as Rick Perry's Iowa campaign chairman, he traded up for a national co-chairman position with fast-rising Donald Trump in August of 2015. Trump ...

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  19. Sierra Club Demands Perry Quit After Noting Well-Lit Areas Help Stop RapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | News Max

    The Sierra Club demanded Energy Secretary Rick Perry quit after he praised fossil fuels Thursday as a source of power to light darkened, high-crime areas in Africa and other poor regions with soaring rates of sexual assaults. "It was already clear that Rick Perry is unfit to lead the Department of Energy, but to suggest that fossil fuel development will decrease sexual assault is not only blatantly untrue, it is an inexcusable attempt to minimize a serious and pervasive issue," he said.

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  20. Rick Perry Must Resign for Latest RemarksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 2 | Common Dreams

    Today, Energy Secretary Rick Perry made heinous comments suggesting that expanding fossil fuel development will decrease the incident of sexual assault. "It was already clear that Rick Perry is unfit to lead the Department of Energy, but to suggest that fossil fuel development will decrease sexual assault is not only blatantly untrue, it is an inexcusable attempt to minimize a serious and pervasive issue.

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