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.
Perry Departs Boards Tied To Dakota Access PipelineFormer Texas Gov. Rick Perry said that he has stepped down from the boards of two energy companies that are developing the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline project.
Abbott Criticizes Dallas Leaders For Police & Fire Pension ProblemsTexas Governor Greg Abbott had sharp criticism for Dallas city leaders who are trying to save the police and fire pension system which could go broke in the next ten years.
Perry Would Bring Oil Industry Ties To Energy Department Former Gov. Rick Perry has close ties to the Texas oil industry. President-elect Donald Trump's pick for Energy secretary also has roles in two companies pushing for the proposed 1,200-mile crude oil pipeline that has stoked mass protests in North Dakota.