Bloomberg BNA: Deputy Energy Secretary Pick Has Lobbying, Capitol Hill Ties


On campaign contributions, Brendan Fischer, a director at the Campaign Legal Center, a nonpartisan group following campaign finance, said, “Given the amount of money that Brouillette has given directly to Perry and otherwise raised for Perry, it’s fair to ask whether he would have been nominated to act as Perry’s deputy if it weren’t for those contributions and fundraising. But then again, he does have experience with DOE.”

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