Rick Perry Resigns As Energy Secretary
By: Admin - Climate DepotOctober 17, 2019 5:52 PM
Perry on Thursday reportedly told President Donald Trump that he will be resigning after months of speculation.
According to Bloomberg, Perry contacted Trump and told him he plans to resign. Perry is one of the longest-serving members of Trump’s cabinet. (RELATED: Rick Perry’s Office Denies Reports He’s Headed For The Exit)
Rick Perry, U.S. secretary of energy, delivers remarks on “America’s environmental leadership” during an event with U.S. President Donald Trump in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Monday, July 8, 2019. (Photographer: Sarah Silbiger/Bloomberg via Getty Images)