Energy Secretary

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October 18, 2019 - 2:28 pm
President Trump has tapped Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette to take Rick Perry's place as energy secretary. Mr. Trump made the announcement in a tweet Friday. "I want to thank Secretary of Energy Rick Perry for the outstanding job he has done," the president tweeted. "He will be leaving at...
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October 17, 2019 - 2:23 pm
Energy Secretary Rick Perry notified President Trump Thursday that he plans to resign, two administration sources familiar with the matter tell CBS News. Perry, one of the longest-serving members of the president's cabinet, had become embroiled in the Ukraine scandal engulfing the administration...
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