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Tillerson's Tenure at Exxon Mobil Includes Suits Alleging Torture - Newsweek;

Tillerson's Tenure at Exxon Mobil Includes Suits Alleging Torture - Newsweek

NewsweekTillerson's Tenure at Exxon Mobil Includes Suits Alleging TortureNewsweekThis story originally appeared on Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Donald Trump's choice for secretary of state, former Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson, has come under fire for his close relationship with ...and more »

US State Department nominee Tillerson fights climate deposition - Reuters

US State Department nominee Tillerson fights climate depositionReutersNEW YORK Rex Tillerson, the former oil executive under consideration for U.S. secretary of state, is trying to avoid giving testimony in a federal lawsuit over climate change, according to a lawyer for a group of teenagers who filed the suit. Lawyers ...and more »

Rex Tillerson will affect America's involvement in the Paris climate agreement - Salon;

Rex Tillerson will affect America's involvement in the Paris climate agreement - Salon

SalonRex Tillerson will affect America's involvement in the Paris climate agreementSalonFormer ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson refused to rule out an American withdrawal from the climate treaty. John Upton, Climate Central Skip to Comments. Topics: Climate Central, climate science, exxonmobil, Paris Climate Agreement, Rex Tillerson, Trump ...and more »

The Corrupt Climate Criminal Who Could Be Secretary of State - GOOD Magazine;

The Corrupt Climate Criminal Who Could Be Secretary of State - GOOD Magazine

GOOD MagazineThe Corrupt Climate Criminal Who Could Be Secretary of StateGOOD MagazineFormer Exxon Mobile Executive Rex Tillerson appears before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations for his confirmation hearing for the post of Secretary of State on Capitol Hill. This week, the Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a confirmation ...and more »

Rubio: No decision yet on Tillerson - The Hill;

Rubio: No decision yet on Tillerson - The Hill

The HillRubio: No decision yet on TillersonThe HillSen. Marco Rubio Marco RubioRepublicans giving Univision the cold shoulder: report Week ahead: Senate panel to vote on Trump's Labor pick Senators introduce new Iran sanctions MORE (R-Fla.) hasn't decided yet whether he will support Rex Tillerson, ...and more »

Trump's Secretary of State nominee may have to testify in a landmark climate lawsuit the day before inauguration - Business Insider;

Trump's Secretary of State nominee may have to testify in a landmark climate lawsuit the day before inauguration - Business Insider

Business InsiderTrump's Secretary of State nominee may have to testify in a landmark climate lawsuit the day before inaugurationBusiness InsiderThe day before Trump's inauguration, his pick for Secretary of State will likely be getting questioned under oath. Lawyers for a landmark climate lawsuit, which claims the US government failed to protect future generations from the dangers of global ...and more »

Dems disenchanted with Tillerson; undecided Rubio may hold key - Environment & Energy Publishing;

Dems disenchanted with Tillerson; undecided Rubio may hold key - Environment & Energy Publishing

Environment & Energy PublishingDems disenchanted with Tillerson; undecided Rubio may hold keyEnvironment & Energy PublishingSen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) sparred with Rex Tillerson (pictured left) this week during his confirmation hearing for secretary of State. Photos courtesy of Wikipedia and Gage Skidmore/Flickr. Democrats intend to drill down on Rex Tillerson's stance on ...and more »

Senators wrestle with whether to back Tillerson - The Hill;

Senators wrestle with whether to back Tillerson - The Hill

The HillSenators wrestle with whether to back TillersonThe HillRex Tillerson's rocky performance at his confirmation hearing has left many senators on the fence about whether to support his nomination for secretary of State. No Democrats have come out to publicly support Tillerson, and key Republicans aren't ...and more »

Recap of Rex Tillerson's Senate confirmation hearing for secretary of state - PolitiFact;

Recap of Rex Tillerson's Senate confirmation hearing for secretary of state - PolitiFact

PolitiFactRecap of Rex Tillerson's Senate confirmation hearing for secretary of statePolitiFactSen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., questions Rex Tillerson on Russia and Vladimir Putin during Tillerson's confirmation hearing for secretary of state Jan. 11, 2017. Rex Tillerson, then chairman and chief executive of ExxonMobil, speaks during a news conference ...and more »

Rex Tillerson misleads on Russian sanctions opposition - PolitiFact;

Rex Tillerson misleads on Russian sanctions opposition - PolitiFact

PolitiFactRex Tillerson misleads on Russian sanctions oppositionPolitiFactFormer Exxon CEO faced tough questions during his confirmation hearing to be Secretary of State. (Inform). U.S. senators grilled former Exxon CEO Rex Tillerson about his past dealings with Russia at his recent confirmation hearing to become secretary ...and more »

A Sanctions Skeptic for State? - The Atlantic;

A Sanctions Skeptic for State? - The Atlantic

The AtlanticA Sanctions Skeptic for State?The AtlanticLike ​The Atlantic? Subscribe to ​The Atlantic Daily​, our free weekday email newsletter. Rex Tillerson, Donald Trump's choice to serve as secretary of state, fielded roughly nine hours of questions before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee on ...and more »

Tillerson Knows Russia, But Don't Ignore China - Bloomberg;

Tillerson Knows Russia, But Don't Ignore China - Bloomberg

BloombergTillerson Knows Russia, But Don't Ignore ChinaBloombergIn the many hours of back-and-forth during Rex Tillerson's Senate grilling on Wednesday, I would say the most surprising exchange was this one regarding the ex-Exxon Mobil Corp. chief's discussions to date with President-elect Donald Trump: Senator Bob ...and more »

Rex Tillerson To Congress: 'I Am A Realist' - Forbes;

Rex Tillerson To Congress: 'I Am A Realist' - Forbes

ForbesRex Tillerson To Congress: 'I Am A Realist'ForbesFormer ExxonMobil XOM -0.77% CEO and current Secretary of State nominee, Rex Tillerson, answered questions from senators for nine hours on January 11. The hearings featured few specifics but did delve into some of the most important global hot spots ...and more »

Here Are The 15 Countries Where Rex Tillerson Is Personally Invested - Forbes;

Here Are The 15 Countries Where Rex Tillerson Is Personally Invested - Forbes

ForbesHere Are The 15 Countries Where Rex Tillerson Is Personally InvestedForbesWhile Donald Trump's Secretary of State pick Rex Tillerson was the CEO of oil giant Exxon Mobil, the company did business in some of the most politically sensitive corners of the world, including Iraq, Kazakhstan, Angola and Russia. For his own ...and more »

Human rights groups slam Rex Tillerson, Trump's pick for secretary of State - Los Angeles Times;

Human rights groups slam Rex Tillerson, Trump's pick for secretary of State - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesHuman rights groups slam Rex Tillerson, Trump's pick for secretary of StateLos Angeles TimesRex Tillerson, Donald Trump's pick for secretary of State, came under withering fire Thursday for what critics claimed was an insensitivity to human rights abuses around the world. Several senators, both Democrats and Republicans, said they were ...and more »

Rex Tillerson's Confirmation Hearing Goes Badly for Him - RollingStone.com;

Rex Tillerson's Confirmation Hearing Goes Badly for Him - RollingStone.com

RollingStone.comRex Tillerson's Confirmation Hearing Goes Badly for HimRollingStone.comFormer ExxonMobil CEO Rex Tillerson said at his confirmation hearing Wednesday that it was "impossible" to be friends with Russia; he once received an Order of Friendship from the Kremlin. Rex Tillerson's Confirmation Hearing Goes Badly for Him.and more »

Where Tillerson, pick for top diplomat, differs from Trump on issues - PBS NewsHour;

Where Tillerson, pick for top diplomat, differs from Trump on issues - PBS NewsHour

PBS NewsHourWhere Tillerson, pick for top diplomat, differs from Trump on issuesPBS NewsHourA Russian serviceman directs Russian tanks after their arrival in Crimea in 2014. Whereas Trump as a candidate played down Russia's 2014 annexation of Crimea from Ukraine, arguing the population there was pro-Russian anyway, Tillerson said the ...and more »

Facts Are Back! Finding Cause For Hope In Rex Tillerson's Nomination Hearing - WBUR

Facts Are Back! Finding Cause For Hope In Rex Tillerson's Nomination HearingWBURTillerson's refusal to shoot from the lip is a welcome change from the reckless statements made by the President-elect, writes Susan E. Reed. Pictured: Secretary of State-designate Rex Tillerson gestures during testimony before the Senate Foreign ...and more »

Trump's Pick for Secretary of State Backs Paris Climate Accord - Scientific American;

Trump's Pick for Secretary of State Backs Paris Climate Accord - Scientific American

Scientific AmericanTrump's Pick for Secretary of State Backs Paris Climate AccordScientific AmericanRex Tillerson is the former chief executive of oil giant ExxonMobil. Credit: Alex Wong Getty Images. Advertisement |. Report Ad. Rex Tillerson, US president-elect Donald Trump's nominee for the post of secretary of state, says that the United States ...and more »

Despite paper trail, Tillerson denies Exxon lobbied against sanctions - CNNMoney;

Despite paper trail, Tillerson denies Exxon lobbied against sanctions - CNNMoney

CNNMoneyDespite paper trail, Tillerson denies Exxon lobbied against sanctionsCNNMoneyCritics of Rex Tillerson pounced on Wednesday when he categorically denied that ExxonMobil lobbied against sanctions placed on Russia or Iran. "I never lobbied against the sanctions. To my knowledge, ExxonMobil never lobbied against the sanctions," ...and more »