Trump Transition

How a Tillerson State Dept. could handle climate and energy issues

As Congress votes to confirm President Trump’s Cabinet picks, how will the new agency heads shape this administration’s climate and energy agenda? E&ETV recently produced a series of discussions following the confirmation hearings of U.S. EPA administrator nominee Scott Pruitt, Department of Energy secretary nominee Rick Perry, secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson, and Interior Department secretary nominee Rep. Ryan Zinke (R-Mont.).

E&E News reporters Hannah Hess and Jean Chemnick join E&ETV Managing Editor Monica Trauzzi for a discussion on the confirmation hearing for Rex Tillerson, President Trump’s nominee for secretary of State.