U.S. Senate confirms Trump’s new energy secretary, a former Ford exec

WASHINGTON — The President Trump administration has a new head of energy policy. The U.S. Senate voted overwhelmingly Monday to confirm the nomination of Dan Brouillette as the new secretary of the U.S. Department of Energy. He succeeds former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who stepped down Sunday. Seventy voted for Brouillette, who has served as … Continue reading U.S. Senate confirms Trump’s new energy secretary, a former Ford exec