Trump to tap nuclear industry lobbyist for U.S. Energy Dept job

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump plans to nominate Melissa Burnison, a nuclear energy industry lobbyist, to serve as assistant secretary in charge of congressional and intergovernmental affairs at the U.S. Energy Department, the White House said on Wednesday.

Burnison is currently director of federal programs for the Nuclear Energy Institute, “where she plans, directs and executes legislative strategies for nuclear energy programs and policies on behalf of the nuclear energy industry,” the White House said in a statement

via http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-nuclearpower/trump-to-tap-nuclear-industry-lobbyist-for-u-s-energy-dept-job-idUSKBN1DF38T?il=0Canada looks to U.S. Congress as one way to block U.S. NAFTA pullout

Nothing like putting bigger swamp creatures into the swamp, as part of ‘cleaning’ the swamp.

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