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Rick Perry Deflects on Whether Energy Department Budget Cuts Coming
Donald Trump 's 2016 GOP primary rival, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry , today testified in his Senate confirmation hearing for energy secretary that he regretted once calling for the elimination of the agency, but deflected a question on whether budget cuts are in its future. "My past statements,
Trump Nation Eagerly Awaits the Greatness He Promised
In a deeply divided country, Donald Trump's biggest supporters are eagerly awaiting the big changes he promised during the campaign
A Look at Trump's Cabinet Picks
President-elect Donald Trump and his transition team managed to fill each Cabinet position before Inauguration Day, checking off one of the top priorities in the transition process by staffing the incoming president's administration. At a press conference today, Vice President-elect Mike Pence
Rick Perry Vows to 'Promote Energy in All Forms' at Confirmation Hearing
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a 2016 GOP primary rival of Donald Trump's, is testifying in his Senate confirmation hearing for secretary of the Energy Department, telling lawmakers that he regretted once calling for the elimination of the agency.
The Note: Inauguration Eve
INAUGURATION COUNTDOWN: 1 Day NOTABLES --INAUGURATION FESTIVITIES TO OFFICIALLY KICK OFF IN DC: Inauguration festivities are set to kick off on Thursday, with President-elect Donald Trump participating in a number of ceremonial activities in and around Washington, D.C. The soon-to-be
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry to Face Congress in Confirmation Hearing
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a GOP primary rival of Donald Trump's, will come before Congress on Thursday for his confirmation hearing for secretary of the Energy Department.
Former President George HW Bush Hospitalized
Bush, 92, is being monitored at Houston Methodist Hospital for shortness of breath, his office said.
5 Cabinet Picks Who Broke With Donald Trump's Policy Positions
The first week of Senate hearings for Donald Trump's Cabinet picks have presented a number of clear divisions between the president-elect's policy positions and those held by his Cabinet selections. Many of Trump's biggest talking points from the campaign trail -- building a wall along the southern
A Farewell Address, a News Conference and White House Change
President Barack Obama's farewell address on Tuesday night and President-elect Donald Trump's first news conference since the election on Wednesday morning gave Americans a striking glimpse of how the White House will soon change