Trump Officially Selects Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry for Energy Secretary

President-elect Donald Trump has officially selected former Gov. Rick Perry, a former rival turned loyalist, to lead the Department of Energy. By Patrick Svitek / 12.14.2016 President-elect Donald Trump has officially selected former Gov. Rick Perry, a rival turned loyalist, to lead the U.S. Department of Energy. Trump formalized the appointment in a statement early[…]

BREAKING: President Obama Denies Final Permits to DAPL, Construction Halted, Law Enforcement Pulls Back

By Matthew A. McIntosh / 12.04.2016 Brewminate Editor-in-Chief The Army Corps of Engineers, on orders from President Obama, has issued directives that Dakota Access Pipeline construction be halted based on its current easement projection.  DAPL will not be allowed to run the pipeline through the Missouri River as planned. As protesters celebrate the victory, law[…]