UPDATE: White House picks Perry's deputy to replace him as energy chief
President Donald Trump on Friday tweeted (https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1185277957436248065?s=20) that he is nominating Energy Department Deputy Secretary Dan Brouillette to become the department's new secretary, replacing Ricky Perry. Perry "will be leaving at the end of the year to pursue other interests," Trump said (https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1185277956551254018?s=20). Brouillette was previously a lobbyist for Ford Motor Co. (F) and insurer USAA.
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