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Perry Won’t Comply With Demand for Documents: Impeachment Update

(Bloomberg) -- House impeachment investigators ended a week of closed-door questioning in the inquiry into President Donald Trump’s interactions with Ukraine. Testimony that had been scheduled for Friday from Laura Cooper, a deputy assistant secretary of defense, was delayed until Oct. 24.Here are the latest developments:Perry Won’t Comply With Demand for Documents (6:52 p.m.)Outgoing Energy Secretary Rick Perry won’t comply with impeachment investigators’ demand for documents related to his rol...
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Rick Perry Won’t Comply With Subpoena In Impeachment Probe

The outgoing Energy Secretary insists the impeachment inquiry "lacks any legitimate constitutional foundation."
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Energy Department won't comply with subpoena in Trump impeachment probe, one day after Perry resignation

Energy Secretary Rick Perry rejected a subpoena deadline Friday to turn over documents relating to the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Trump Taps Dan Brouillette to Succeed Rick Perry as Energy Secretary

“Dan’s experience in the sector is unparalleled,” the president said in announcing that he would nominate Mr. Brouillette, the deputy secretary of energy.
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Trump Nominates Dan Brouillette to Replace Rick Perry as Energy Secretary

Perry plans to leave the Energy Department at the end of the yea
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Trump announces he will nominate deputy energy secretary to replace Rick Perry in top post

President Donald Trump announced Friday that he plans to nominate Deputy Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette to replace Secretary of Energy Rick Perry.
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This Week: Mulvaney Blows It

This week’s highlights from the impeachment probe: Mulvaney blows it: Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney might not have much time left in President Trump’s good graces. When you’ve lost Sean Hannity, Trump’s often not far behind. During a stunning press briefing on Thursday, Mulvaney made a litany of befuddling admissions, most notably offering that, yes, Trump did mention the conservative conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton’s email server and Russian election meddling in 2016 w...
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Every Single Person Who Has Resigned or Been Fired From the Trump Administration

On Thursday, amid reports of his involvement in Trump’s conversation with Ukraine’s president, Energy Secretary Rick Perry announced he would step down by the end of this year; this news comes just one week after acting Homeland Security Secretary, Kevin McAleenan, also resigned—which got us thinking: Just how many…Read more...
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First Republican calls for Rick Perry to answer House subpoena

Senior House Democrats say they won’t let up on their demands for documents and testimony from outgoing Energy Secretary Rick Perry in the wake of his resignation announcement — and at least one Republican agrees with them. Rep. Francis Rooney (R-Fla.) called on Perry Friday to comply with a House subpoena and cooperate with the impeachment inquiry into the Trump administration's actions in Ukraine. The secretary faces a Friday deadline to comply with the subpoena but has not said what he plan...
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Rick Perry 'didn't see a problem' talking to Giuliani about Ukraine

US Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Friday he "didn't see a problem" with being asked by President Donald Trump to speak with Rudy Giuliani about matters involving Ukraine.
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Rick Perry 'didn't see a problem' talking to Giuliani about Ukraine and 'doesn't know' if he'll comply with House subpoena

US Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Friday he "didn't see a problem" with being asked by President Donald Trump to speak with Rudy Giuliani about matters involving Ukraine.
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Perry Unfazed By Directive To Consult With Giuliani On Ukraine: ‘I Trusted Him’

Energy Secretary Rick Perry said Friday that he had no qualms being directed to work with Rudy Giuliani on matters related to Ukraine, since he “trusted him.” “I’ve known Rudy since 2008. I endorsed him for President in 2008,” he said on Fox News. “I worked with him. I trusted him.” When asked if he thought it was strange when President Donald Trump instructed him to talk to Giuliani about a potential meeting with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, Perry shrugged. “As a governor of Texas,...
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Perry on Ukraine efforts: ‘There was no quid pro quo’

Energy Secretary Rick Perry emphatically denied anything improper occurred as part of the Trump administration’s efforts in Ukraine and said he was comfortable consulting with the president’s personal attorney Rudy Giuliani in those pursuits. In a pair of interviews broadcast Friday, Perry defended the administration’s efforts in Ukraine — he was known as one of the administration’s “three amigos” on Ukrainian policy — as a genuine effort to fight general corruption in the country and said he n...
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Perry Announces Resignation With Video Called ‘The Coolest Job I Ever Had’

Energy Secretary Rick Perry debuted a saccharine video announcing his impending retirement Thursday, entitled “The Coolest Job I Ever Had.” Set to a score not unlike that of sad animal adoption commercials, shots of Perry in slow motion and fuzzy focus chase each other across the screen. With a wry chuckle he recalls: “You know, from my first day on the job in March of 2017, you welcomed me with open arms, even though you probably didn’t know what to expect from this born-and-bred Texan who’d...
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Sean Spicer is just the latest politico hoping to dance his way into your heart

Tom DeLay in 2009, in the middle of his indictment on charges of campaign money laundering. Rick Perry in 2016, after his failed presidential bid. Now, Sean Spicer, after his brief and inglorious tenure as the White House press secretary for the Trump administration in 2017.
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Rick Perry stares down subpoena deadline in Trump impeachment probe, one day after resignation

Energy Secretary Rick Perry faces a subpoena deadline Friday to turn over documents relating to the impeachment inquiry of President Donald Trump         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Perry to Resign as Energy Secretary

Rick Perry, the former governor of Texas who has become enmeshed in the Ukraine scandal, said he would resign as secretary of energy.
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US Energy Secretary Rick Perry to step down

In Washington, President Trump revealed that US Secretary of Energy Rick Perry will leave his post before the end of the year. In recent weeks, Secretary Perry had been subpoenaed by the US House of Representatives investigating US-Ukrainian ties. Deputy Secretary Dan Brouillette, who has been subbing for Secretary Perry at several high-profile events, is widely expected to succeed as Secretary. No changes in US energy policy are expected with the move. “Rick and I have been talking for six mont...
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Rick Perry to resign as Donald Trump's energy secretary amid Ukraine scrutiny

Energy Secretary Rick Perry, the former Texas governor who has faced scrutiny over President Donald Trump's interactions with Ukraine, has resigned.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Rick Perry informs Trump of his plans to resign later this year as scrutiny over Ukraine heats up

Energy Secretary Rick Perry said on Thursday that he plans to leave his post later this year after he informed President Donald Trump of his intention to resign.
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Rick Perry: Trump energy secretary resigns amid Ukraine scandal – as it happened

Trump confirmed Perry is resigning, and said that his replacement will be announced ‘very shortly’Sign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 1.46am BST Wrapping up another day of he-said-and-then-denied-he-said in Washington, here’s today’s updated politics news summary: 1.05am BST Fox News host and Trump ally Sean Hannity called acting chief of staff Mulvaney “dumb” and “idiotic” after he said in a press conference that there was a political quid pro quo involved in the Trump...
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Energy Secretary Rick Perry To Resign

As the country's 14th secretary of energy, Perry leads an agency he once vowed to eliminate. He has emerged as a central figure in the impeachment inquiry of Trump. (Image credit: Yuri Gripas/AFP/Getty Images)
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Rick Perry resigns as Donald Trump's energy secretary amid Ukraine scrutiny

Energy Secretary Rick Perry, the former Texas governor who has faced scrutiny over President Donald Trump's interactions with Ukraine, has resigned.         [Author: USA TODAY]
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Rick Perry: Trump energy secretary resigns amid Ukraine scandal – live

Trump confirmed Perry is resigning, and said that his replacement will be announced ‘very shortly’Sign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 12.30am BST In his final hours, Elijah Cummings, the son of sharecroppers who became an influential Democratic congressman from Baltimore, was still working to help immigrants with chronic medical conditions. That’s what members of his staff told Massachusetts congresswoman Ayanna Pressley, she tweeted today. As I was paying my respects to our...
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Perry Tells Trump He’ll Resign As Energy Secretary

Energy Secretary Rick Perry has informed President Donald Trump that he will resign, Bloomberg first reported Thursday. The New York Times confirmed the news. The Times and Politico reported earlier this month that Perry’s imminent resignation was expected. Perry’s impending resignation will come as the energy secretary has been roped into the House impeachment inquiry into Donald Trump’s actions as President. Perry is one of the so-called “three amigos” who witnesses have reportedly told the...
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Rick Perry: Trump energy secretary reportedly resigns amid Ukraine scandal – live

Rick Perry has told Trump that he intends to resign, reports say, a move that has been anticipated for several weeksSign up to the US briefing and get a new perspective 10.38pm BST The youngest child of Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. and Coretta Scott King was not impressed by Mark Zuckerberg’s reference to her civil rights leader father in his speech today defending Facebook’s policies on political misinformation. “I’d like to help Facebook better understand the challenges #MLK faced from disi...
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Rick Perry informs Trump of his plans to resign as scrutiny over Ukraine heats up

Energy Secretary Rick Perry notified President Donald Trump that he plans to resign from his post, two administration officials confirmed to White House reporters on Thursday.
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Energy Secretary Rick Perry Has Told Trump He Will Leave His Post Soon: Sources

Perry has recently come under scrutiny in the House impeachment inquiry
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