Perry Defends Trump Directive On Coal, Nuclear PlantsEnergy Secretary Rick Perry said coal and nuclear plants "are retiring at an alarming rate that, if unchecked, will threaten our ability to recover from intentional attacks and natural disasters."
Lobbyist Tied To Rick Perry Seeks Energy Firm BailoutJeff Miller is a well-connected GOP fundraiser who served in the past as an adviser to California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger and to Texas Gov. Rick Perry, also a close friend.
Rick Perry Not Interested In Being Veterans Affairs SecretaryPerry is rejecting speculation that he would soon take over the position after the White House floated his name to replace embattled VA Secretary David Shulkin.
Rick Perry Says Fossil Fuels Can Help Prevent Sexual AssaultSecretary of Energy Rick Perry said Thursday that fossil fuels can help prevent sexual assault by keeping the lights on.
Rick Perry Rules Out Senate Run Against Ted Cruz In 2018Despite some teasing from President Trump, Secretary of Energy Rick Perry says he will not seek to challenge Senator Ted Cruz in 2018.
Sec. Rick Perry Duped By Russian Duo Impersonating Ukraine LeaderPerry spoke to the pair about the Paris Climate Accord and the possibility of using pig manure as a power source in his 22-minute conversation with Vladimir Kuznetsov and Alexei Stolyarov.
US, Mexico Eye Closer Energy Ties As NAFTA Talks LoomThe U.S. and Mexico are looking to boost energy ties as the two countries ready for a renegotiation of the North American Free Trade Agreement.
Once A Critic, Rick Perry Now A Defender Of Energy DepartmentSince becoming President Donald Trump's energy secretary, Rick Perry has kept a low profile and rarely has been seen publicly around Washington.
Perry Sworn In As Energy Secretary By VP Mike PenceFormer Texas Gov. Rick Perry has been sworn in as President Donald Trump's energy secretary.
Senate Panel Approves Rick Perry As Energy SecretaryThe Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee has approved former Texas Governor Rick Perry to serve as Energy Secretary in President Donald Trump's administration.
Energy Panel Postpones Votes On Energy, Interior NomineesThe Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee has postponed a meeting that had been scheduled for Tuesday to vote on the nominations of Ryan Zinke and Rick Perry to head the departments of Interior and Energy.
Perry's Energy Confirmation Hearing Wraps Up On Light NoteIt was before Christmas last year when Donald Trump selected former Texas Go. Rick Perry to be Secretary of Energy. Perry testified on Thursday during his confirmation hearing.