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Perry Unfit to Serve as Secretary of Energy


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Perry Unfit to Serve as Secretary of Energy

Friends of the Earth

WASHINGTON - The Senate will soon vote on the confirmation of former Texas Governor Rick Perry to head the Department of Energy. Perry, who as a candidate for the presidency called for the elimination of the DOE, has a history of denying climate change, and solicited millions of dollars in campaign contributions from the oil and gas industry during his time as governor and as a candidate for president.

Friends of the Earth Senior Strategic Advisor Damon Moglen offered the following response to Perry’s potential confirmation:

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