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Palin over Hamm for Energy Secretary?

Oil and gas website The Surge threw around the idea of Sarah Palin as energy secretary. Last week, we touched on the notion of Harold Hamm, CEO of Continental Resources and the “fracking king” of oil and gas taking the post. And while Sarah Palin might have been governor of one of the biggest oil producing states, she said her ...

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Hamm joins Trump’s short list of cabinet prospects

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As the dust settles from this year’s presidential election, conversation has already turned to Donald Trump’s proposed cabinet. Big names like Rudy Guiliani, former New York City Mayor, and other “like-minded CEOs,” top the list for positions in Trump’s cabinet. What does this mean for the oil and gas industry? One of the industry’s most prominent businessmen could hold a ...

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Palin wants to be Trump’s Energy Secretary…but doesn’t know what the job actually is

GOP maverick Donald Trump recently stated that he would love to host former Alaska governor Sarah Palin in his administration if he were elected. Palin, who is a supporter of what Trump is doing for the Republican party, responded by claiming there’s one position in particular she’d love to lead: the Department of Energy. “Energy is my baby,” Palin stated ...

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U.S. Energy secretary to visit N.D. oil rigs

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Lydia Gilbertson | Shale Plays Media Google+ Heidi Heitkamp announced Thursday that the U.S Energy Secretary, Ernest Moniz, will tour oil and gas sites in Tioga next week. This will be his first time in North Dakota. Moniz and U.S. Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx are coming to the state to participate in the U.S. Department of Energy policy meeting at Bismarck ...

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