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Trump says U.S. Energy Secretary Perry to step down at end of the year

1 month ago   |   By Reuters

U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry will step down by the end of the year, President Donald Trump said on Thursday, a day before a deadline set by congressional Democrats for Perry to turn over documents in the impeachment probe.
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Perry Tells Trump He'll Be Gone Soon

Perry Tells Trump He'll Be Gone Soon

1 month ago   |   By Newser

Energy Secretary Rick Perry has notified the president that he intends to leave his job soon. That's according to an administration official who confirmed the news on condition of anonymity, the AP reports. Perry was traveling with President Trump to Texas on Thursday when he shared the news aboard Air...
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Energy secretary Rick ‘Freedom Gas' Perry leaving Trump cabinet

Energy secretary Rick ‘Freedom Gas' Perry leaving Trump cabinet

1 month ago   |   By RT

Energy Secretary Rick Perry, known for liaising with the government in Ukraine and aggressively pushing overpriced US gas down European allies' throats, has notified President Donald Trump he would resign by the end of the year.
Perry has dropped hints about retiring from the Cabinet for months - since April , actually - without mentioning the exact departure date. Asked about it on Thursday evening, Trump said he has already identified a replacement and would nominate one "soon."
One of the original members of Trump's cabinet, Perry has been responsible for US energy policy - including...
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Energy chief Perry tells Trump he plans to leave post soon

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

By Jennifer Jacobs, Jenny Leonard and Ari Natter
WASHINGTON - Energy Secretary Rick Perry notified President Donald Trump Thursday that he will soon be leaving the post, according to two people familiar with the matter.
Perry, one of the administration's original Cabinet secretaries, enjoyed good rapport with Trump. The former Texas governor has recently come under scrutiny in the House impeachment inquiry over his discussions with Ukraine.
Perry's departure date is unclear. The people familiar requested anonymity to discuss information before it is made public.
Shaylyn Hynes, an Energy...
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Energy Secretary Rick Perry Reportedly Tells Trump He Will Step Down

1 month ago   |   By Forbes

Perry has been subpoenaed in the impeachment inquiry into the president.
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Energy Secretary Perry tells Trump he plans on resigning

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

By JILL COLVIN and KEVIN FREKING
FORT WORTH, Texas - Energy Secretary Rick Perry has notified the president that he intends to leave his job soon.
That's according to an administration official who confirmed the news on condition of anonymity.
Perry was traveling with the president to Texas Thursday when he shared the news aboard Air Force One.
Perry is under scrutiny over the role he played in the president's dealings with Ukraine, which are currently the subject of an impeachment inquiry.
Perry had disputed reports that he was planning to leave the administration in an interview...
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