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Perry, nodding at NAFTA, says U.S. ties to Mexico, Canada have never 'been more important' | Donald Trump

WASHINGTON — Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Monday stressed the need to "develop a North American energy strategy," saying that the U.S. relationship …

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CNBC allows Rick Perry to spout nonsense on live TV without any fact checking

Even Fox News has debunked this.<p>Secretary of Energy Rick Perry denied basic climate science Monday. Perhaps worse, CNBC’s host failed to perform the …

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Rick Perry loses his cool when confronted by Sen. Franken on climate science

When told “humans are entirely the cause” of recent warming, Perry said, “I don’t buy it.”<p>After a week full of misleading and inaccurate statements, …

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Barack Obama: 'The Senate Bill Is Not a Health Care Bill'

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Meteorologists aren’t having Rick Perry’s climate denial.

Today’s forecast: cloudy with a chance of burn.<p>Weather scientists from the American Meteorological Society wrote Energy Secretary Rick Perry a letter …

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EGEB: The real Energy Secretary starting a non-profit, EU ‘climate tax’, more

<i>Electrek Green Energy Brief: A daily technical, financial and political review/analysis of important green energy news.</i><p>Obama energy secretary launches nonprofit – <i>Ernest Moniz, who taught physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology for decades before becoming energy secretary in 2013, is</i> …

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Today's weather report: Rick Perry likely to get burned

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Extended Intermission from Heat & Humidity - Cool Bias into 4th of July

We've been hearing so much about the debilitating heat gripping much of the USA, the epicenter of pain over the southwestern states. There is no sign …

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Rick Perry says he had nothing to do with Trump's energy budget

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans and Democrats denounced President Donald Trump's proposed energy budget Thursday, and even Trump's energy secretary distanced himself from a plan that would slash funding for energy efficiency, renewable energy and basic science. The proposal also would eliminate …

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The Ballad of Bobby Brooks, the First Gay Student-Body President of Texas A&M

The election that found itself on the national stage and forced Rick Perry to say “glow stick” a lot.<p>Bobby Brooks doesn’t talk shit about Texas A&M University. He also doesn’t say “shit.” Brooks, 21, tries to keep himself from cursing whenever possible. “But when I’m around friends…why not.” Brooks …

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Obama energy secretary launches nonprofit

The former energy secretary under President Barack ObamaBarack ObamaObama energy secretary launches nonprofit Biden leaves options on table for …

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Former energy chief says Rick Perry's view on climate and CO2 'flies in the face of science' | Energy

WASHINGTON -- Former Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz on Wednesday said he was "disappointed" in his successor Rick Perry's recent questioning of how …

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Perry sees climate denial as evidence of being 'intellectually engaged'

In the Obama administration, the first Energy Secretary was Steven Chu, a Nobel laureate and a physics professor at Berkeley. He was succeeded by …

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Obama’s Energy Secretary is starting a low-carbon energy think tank

Energy Futures Initiative will offer analysis to “policymakers, industry executives, and NGOs.”<p>Former Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz announced that he …

Climate

Rick Perry just got scooped: New report shows cleaner grid provides reliable power

As Secretary of Energy, Rick Perry set out to examine the impact of policies or regulations on coal and nuclear plants.<p>He wasn’t the only one. A new …

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Good morning!<p>Some news before we dive in: The Axios newsletter family is growing again! We will soon launch Media Trends, my colleague Sara Fischer's …

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Energy Chief Rick Perry Denies Carbon Dioxide Is Driving Climate Change

“I think if you’re going to be a wise, intellectually engaged person, being a skeptic about some of these issues is quite all right," he said.<p>WASHINGTON — Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Monday dismissed near-universally accepted science, denying that carbon dioxide emissions from human activity are …

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Rick Perry says carbon dioxide is not a primary driver of climate change

Perry: “Most likely the primary control knob is the ocean waters and this environment.”<p>In an interview with CNBC on Monday, US Energy Secretary Rick …

Climate

Nuclear power on the 'front burner,' says Energy Secretary Rick Perry

The Trump administration sees nuclear power as "a very important part" of an all-of-the-above energy strategy, Department of Energy Secretary Rick …

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Trump's energy chief says he does not believe carbon dioxide causes climate change

US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry has said he does not believe carbon dioxide is a primary contributor to global warming, putting him at odds with …

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Carbon Dioxide Not Responsible For Climate Change, Says Trump’s Aide Rick Perry | International Business Times

Stirring the ongoing global warming debate, Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Monday he believed carbon dioxide was not the primary reason for …

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Secretary of Energy Declares That the Climate Is Changing Mostly Because of the 'Ocean Waters'

<i>Welcome to Barf Bag, a daily politics roundup to help you sort through the chaotic Trumpian news cycle.</i><p>Rick—thank you.<p><b>Here’s all the shit we couldn’t</b> …

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Reality Loser, Rick Perry, Says CO2 Doesn't Cause Global Warming

On Monday, Department of Energy head, Rick Perry, went on CNBC’s Squawk Box to speak out against the near-universal scientific consensus on climate …

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Rick Perry wrongly downplays human role in climate change

Energy Secretary Rick Perry downplayed the role of human activity in the recent rise in the Earth’s temperature, saying natural causes are likely the …

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Rick Perry blames ocean for climate change: Energy secretary once again denies scientific consensus

Perry insists that on climate, "the primary control knob is the ocean waters and this environment that we live in"<p>Energy Secretary Rick Perry, like Environmental Protection Agency administrator Scott Pruitt, is reluctant to acknowledge the scientific evidence for man-made climate change.<p>When asked …

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Rick Perry denies the reality that CO2 is the main climate change driver, and here we go again

One of the U.S. Energy Department's key roles is to develop ways to reduce carbon dioxide emissions — the leading driver of human-caused climate change. Yet the agency's top official doesn't think carbon is all that big of a problem.<p>Energy Secretary Rick Perry on Monday repeated his long-held …

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US drops $258m on supercomputer development to chase down China

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry has found a six pack of tech companies to push towards a computer with one exaflop of power.<p>The United States will …

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Energy Secretary Perry Pulls a U-Turn on Climate

Rick Perry reverses his support of the Paris accord, in the name of energy "leadership"

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Rating the sycophants around Donald Trump, from one to five bootlicks

Some cabinet members offered little to no praise for Trump and are not included here, since soon they will probably also not be included in …

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Who loves him more? Trump's cabinet members gush at meeting

WASHINGTON (AP) — Great president or greatest?<p>That appeared to be the question at President Donald Trump's first meeting of his full Cabinet on Monday, as top aides took turns piling praise on the boss.<p>After Trump extolled the achievements of his young administration, asserting that he had …

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