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Rex Tillerson Says Climate Change Is Real, but … - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. As chairman and CEO of ExxonMobil, Rex Tillerson admitted that climate change is real. In January 2009, he said the company was in favor of a carbon tax. A few ...and more »

Rex Tillerson's Senate Confirmation Hearing: Live Updates - InsideClimate News

The Senate confirmation hearing for Donald Trump's secretary of state nominee, Rex Tillerson, which began Wednesday morning and is scheduled to continue Thursday, is likely to take the title of the most fascinating of the parade of hearings. Tillerson ...and more »

In Rocky Hearing, Rex Tillerson Tries to Separate From Trump - New York Times

WASHINGTON — Rex W. Tillerson on Wednesday told a Senate committee weighing his nomination as secretary of state that he would push back hard against President Vladimir V. Putin's effort to expand Russian influence from Ukraine to Syria to ...and more »

Rex Tillerson's Maverick Oil Diplomacy - New York Times

Rex W. Tillerson, former chief executive of ExxonMobil and Donald J. Trump's nominee to be secretary of state, has conducted his own brand of oil-oriented diplomacy during his 41-year career at Exxon, a company that has often cut deals with ...and more »

Report: Exxon did business with Iran under watch of Rex Tillerson, Trump's secretary of state pick - Dallas News (blog)

WASHINGTON - Already under scrutiny for his business ties to Russia, secretary of state candidate Rex Tillerson now must answer questions about work an Exxon Mobil subsidiary conducted with Iran under his watch. USA TODAY reported late Monday that ...and more »

Rex Tillerson Would Put the Dollar Sign on the American Flag - The Nation.

Our country needs a secretary of state who will guide foreign policy with a steady hand, not place profit ahead of diplomacy. By John NicholsTwitter. January 11, 2017. fb; tw; mail; Print; msg; wa; sms. Rex Tillerson. Secretary of State–designate Rex ...and more »

A Brief Guide to Rex Tillerson's Controversial Foreign Ties - The Atlantic

Like ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. When Rex Tillerson goes before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations on Wednesday for his confirmation hearings to become the next secretary of state, he'll ...and more »

Exxon Continued Paying Millions To Climate-Change Deniers Under Rex Tillerson - Huffington Post

Exxon Mobil Corp. promised nine years ago to stop donating to groups that spread misinformation about climate change. Yet between 2008 and 2015, the oil giant's charitable arm gave over $6.5 million to groups that deny that burning fossil fuels is ...and more »

Trump pick Rex Tillerson won't call Putin a war criminal but wants tough response to Russia - Dallas News (blog)

The story was updated throughout the hearing, which ended about 5:15 p.m.. WASHINGTON — Rex Tillerson, the longtime Exxon Mobil chief tapped for secretary of state, made progress Wednesday allaying concerns that he's overly cozy with Russia, telling ...and more »

Tillerson doesn't deny climate change – but dodges questions about Exxon's role in sowing doubt - Washington Post

Secretary of state nominee Rex Tillerson on Wednesday said he believes “the risk of climate change does exist, and the consequences could be serious enough that action should be taken.” But while the Obama administration and other world leaders have ...and more »