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Trump Eyes Replacing His Veterans Affairs Secretary With His Energy Chief

Trump Eyes Replacing His Veterans Affairs Secretary With His Energy Chief

David Shulkin, the secretary of veterans affairs, during a cabinet meeting at the White House this month.
How the Spoils Were Doled Out to Trump Campaign Workers and Allies

How the Spoils Were Doled Out to Trump Campaign Workers and Allies

President Trump last year addressing the Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank. He has filled jobs with former Heritage employees, as well as former lobbyists and campaign workers.
Op-Ed Contributor: Coal’s Continuing Decline

Op-Ed Contributor: Coal’s Continuing Decline

Dave Van Sickle, a retired miner, suffers from black lung disease and uses a breathing mask.
Trump's Plan to Gut Clean Energy Research Is Misguided and Dangerous

Trump's Plan to Gut Clean Energy Research Is Misguided and Dangerous

Foiled in his bid to slash the Department of Energy’s clean energy research programs in 2018, Trump is apparently going to try again: As reported by the Washington Post last week, a draft of the
He Leaked a Photo of Rick Perry Hugging a Coal Executive. Then He Lost His Job.

He Leaked a Photo of Rick Perry Hugging a Coal Executive. Then He Lost His Job.

Simon Edelman leaked photographs of Energy Secretary Rick Perry meeting privately with a major energy industry donor to President Trump.
He Leaked a Photo of Rick Perry Hugging a Coal Executive. Then He Lost His Job.

He Leaked a Photo of Rick Perry Hugging a Coal Executive. Then He Lost His Job.

Simon Edelman leaked photographs of Energy Secretary Rick Perry meeting privately with a major energy industry donor to President Trump.
He Leaked a Photo of Rick Perry Hugging a Coal Executive. Then He Lost His Job.

He Leaked a Photo of Rick Perry Hugging a Coal Executive. Then He Lost His Job.

Simon Edelman leaked photographs of Energy Secretary Rick Perry meeting privately with a major energy industry donor to President Trump.
Inside the Global Relay Race to Deliver Moly-99

Inside the Global Relay Race to Deliver Moly-99

Greg Piefer, Shine’s founder, at the Wisconsin cornfield where the company has gotten approval to build a manufacturing plant for a radioactive isotope used in detecting cancer and other potentially
Inside the Global Relay Race to Deliver Moly-99

Inside the Global Relay Race to Deliver Moly-99

Greg Piefer, Shine’s founder, at the Wisconsin cornfield where the company has gotten approval to build a manufacturing plant for a radioactive isotope used in detecting cancer and other potentially
Inside the Global Relay Race to Deliver Moly-99

Inside the Global Relay Race to Deliver Moly-99

Greg Piefer, Shine’s founder, at the Wisconsin cornfield where the company has gotten approval to build a manufacturing plant for a radioactive isotope used in detecting cancer and other potentially
Inside the Global Relay Race to Deliver Moly-99

Inside the Global Relay Race to Deliver Moly-99

Greg Piefer, Shine’s founder, at the Wisconsin cornfield where the company has gotten approval to build a manufacturing plant for a radioactive isotope used in detecting cancer and other potentially
How a Coal Baron’s Wish List Became President Trump’s To-Do List

How a Coal Baron’s Wish List Became President Trump’s To-Do List

Robert E. Murray, chief executive of the largest coal mining company in the United States, at a Clean Power Plan hearing in Charleston, W.Va., in November.
How a Coal Baron’s Wish List Became President Trump’s To-Do List

How a Coal Baron’s Wish List Became President Trump’s To-Do List

Robert E. Murray, chief executive of the largest coal mining company in the United States, at a Clean Power Plan hearing in Charleston, W.Va., in November.
How a Coal Baron’s Wish List Became President Trump’s To-Do List

How a Coal Baron’s Wish List Became President Trump’s To-Do List

Robert E. Murray, chief executive of the largest coal mining company in the United States, at a Clean Power Plan hearing in Charleston, W.Va., in November.
How a Coal Baron’s Wish List Became President Trump’s To-Do List

How a Coal Baron’s Wish List Became President Trump’s To-Do List

Robert E. Murray, chief executive of the largest coal mining company in the United States, at a Clean Power Plan hearing in Charleston, W.Va., in November.
Rick Perry’s Plan to Rescue Struggling Coal and Nuclear Plants Is Rejected

Rick Perry’s Plan to Rescue Struggling Coal and Nuclear Plants Is Rejected

Energy Secretary Rick Perry had sought to guarantee financial returns for plants that stockpile at least 90 days’ worth of fuel.
Rick Perry’s Plan to Rescue Struggling Coal and Nuclear Plants Is Rejected

Rick Perry’s Plan to Rescue Struggling Coal and Nuclear Plants Is Rejected

Energy Secretary Rick Perry had sought to guarantee financial returns for plants that stockpile at least 90 days’ worth of fuel.