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  1. Trump administration lining up climate change 'red team'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | Washington Examiner

    ... about the climate and get the politics out of it and bring the scientists together," is how Energy Secretary Rick Perry floated it in June before a Senate Appropriations Committee hearing on the fiscal 2018 budget. "As a matter of fact, the ...

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  2. Schumer: 'Gas Prices Are Sticky,' and Oil 'Never Goes Down'Read the original story

    Jul 23, 2017 | BizzyBlog.com

    ... to ridicule a Republican over gas prices and basic economics. It happened two weeks ago with Energy Secretary Rick Perry. The attempted hit occurred at CNN . As might be expected, given that network's penchant for fake news, it was a spectacular ...

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  3. What's the future of beleaguered fossil fuels industry?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... of the Trump administration, which has a strong fossil fuel constituency. Energy Secretary and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry wants to make the U.S. "dominant" in the global energy market. Increasing U.S. energy production also plays an important ...

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  4. A Veteran TV News Anchor Pens A Prescient Novel In 'Amanda Wakes Up'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | WGBH

    ... - but 2012 was also pretty crazy and there was a cast of colorful characters. There was Newt Gingrich, there was Rick Perry, there was Michele Bachmann, there was Mitt Romney, and there was Herman Cain - a lot of these scenes were first crafted with ...

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  5. The future of the beleaguered oil industry: Joel KotkinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2017 | LA Daily News

    ... of the Trump administration, which has a strong fossil fuel constituency. Energy Secretary and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry wants to make the U.S. “dominant” in the global energy market. Increasing U.S. energy production also plays an ...

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  6. State briefs for Sunday, July 23Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... allowing Dominion Energy to use two coal-burning units at a Yorktown power plant. Last month, Energy Secretary Rick Perry signed an emergency order allowing the utility to operate the units, which don't meet federal pollution standards and shut down ...

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  7. Trump taps talk show host to lead scientist roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | WPTV Local News

    ... and former radio talk show host who served as Trump's campaign co-chair and TV surrogate. Clovis also served as Rick Perry's campaign chairman. After Perry dropped out of the 2016 election, Clovis served as an adviser to the Trump campaign and the ...

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  8. Draining the swamp - of brainpower: Trump's corrupt...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2017 | Salon

    ... experience in housing policy (whom Trump seems to have chosen solely because of his ethnicity), Energy Secretary Rick Perry knew almost nothing about the Department of Energy before being tapped to run it (as a presidential candidate in 2012, he ...

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  9. Iowan Sam Clovis Nominated to Be a Usda UndersecretaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | KSCJ-AM Sioux City

    ... then he ran as the Republican Party's nominee for state treasurer in the 2014 General Election. Clovis worked on Rick Perry's presidential campaign, but after Perry dropped out of the race Clovis joined the Trump team in August of 2015. Clovis ...

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  10. Trump Nominated Yet Another Climate SkepticRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2017 | Mother Jones

    ... Northrop Grumman. In a 2014 interview, he described himself as " " of climate science. He defected from Rick Perry's shaky 2016 presidential campaign after secretly calling Trump a "cancer on conservatism" in a series of leaked emails . His future ...

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  11. Lege Lingo: A Glossary For The Texas Legislature's Special SessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2017 | Dallas Observer

    ... Senate floor on the last day of that year's first special session. Of course, the bill passed anyway when Gov. Rick Perry simply called another special session to pass it. Quorum busting In 2003, 11 Democrats in the Texas Senate famously fled to ...

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  12. Shocker: Teen Abortion Rate Surges After Texas Slashes Planned Parenthood FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Mediaite.com

    ... abortion rates. Some 40 percent of unintended pregnancies result in abortion, according to research. Then-Gov. Rick Perry (R) said his "goal" was to " ensure abortions are as rare as possible under existing law " in slashing state funding for ...

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  13. EPA chief says it's 'crazy' to call him a 'climate denier.' No, it isn't.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | ThinkProgress

    ... contributes to it," says Pruitt, repeating the line others in the current administration, like Energy Secretary Rick Perry , use to appear as if they aren't hard-core deniers. But as with Perry, Pruitt continues with standard denial-speak: It is a ... 2 comments

  14. Perry is in Mexico for energy talksRead the original story

    Jul 13, 2017 | WNED

    U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry meets today with Mexico's president and its energy secretary in Mexico City. Perry said this week the U.S. has an opportunity to develop a "North American energy strategy."

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  15. The Energy 202: Should the Defense Department take seriously the threat of climate change?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | The Washington Post

    At the Energy Department, Rick Perry has commissioned a study of the electric grid that some environmentalists see as a pretense for attacking wind and solar energy. At the Interior Department, Ryan Zinke is attempting to roll back rules meant to reduce the emissions of methane, a potent greenhouse gas.

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  16. The Brief: 2013 Legislature scrutinized in Texas' redistricting trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    ... temporary maps before the 2012 elections, and with the backing of then-Attorney General Greg Abbott and Gov. Rick Perry, the Legislature in 2013 eventually adopted them. Some big-picture items: A couple things could happen if the judges find the ...

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  17. Jeff JacobyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | Jewish World Review

    Secretary of Energy Rick Perry speaks with West Virginia's senior senator, Democrat Joe Manchin, during a visit to the Longview Power Plant in Maidsville, W.Va., last week. Lordy, how the mean girls jeered when Energy Secretary Rick Perry offered some extemporaneous words of encouragement to workers at a coal-fired power plant in West Virginia last week.

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  18. Interior Welcomes Seven New HiresRead the original story

    Jul 12, 2017 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Interior advance team with an extensive background in advance. He has served as a lead advance representative for Rick Perry for President, Romney for President, and for the Office of the Governor of Texas. Bullock has also served as the Director of ...

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  19. Antarctica: Scientists unimpressed by new iceberg, dwarfed by 1956 icebergRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Spero News

    ... Red and blue teams would challenge and defend scientific data regarding climate change. It was Energy Secretary Rick Perry who suggested the idea at a budget hearing in June, having cited Koonin. Pruitt latterly proposed it as a way of settling the ...

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  20. In court, redistricting battle puts sharper focus on 2013 LegislatureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | Texas Tribune

    ... from further legal challenge." After the Legislature gaveled out that May without acting on the maps. then-Gov. Rick Perry , at Abbott's urging, immediately called lawmakers back to approve the maps during a special session. Months earlier, a ...

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