Kelsey Brugger



Kelsey Brugger covers politics, the White House and the Energy Department. She joined E&E News in 2018 after working as a reporter in California, where she covered offshore oil, immigration, cannabis and politics for the Santa Barbara Independent. Her work has also appeared in Scientific American and Coastlines. She obtained a bachelor's degree in history from University of California, Santa Barbara.

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Trump: 'No more cows, no more airplanes'

President Trump focused on energy issues during a campaign speech in New Mexico last night, claiming his energy policies have boosted the state's economy and that a Democratic president would force Americans to drive electric cars.