Trump Taps Former Wind Energy Lobbyist for FERC Post

Earlier this month MDN reported that extreme partisan Sen. Chuck Schumer had recommended to the White House that Richard Glick, a current a Senate staffer (i.e. swamp dweller) and former lobbyist for the wind industry, should succeed Democrat Colette Honorable as the second Democrat commissioner on the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (see Dems Pick Wind Lobbyist for FERC Appointment). Today is Honorable’s last day on the job. At the time, Glick’s nomination was still just a rumor. The White House refused to comment so as to not “get ahead of an official announcement.” We advised Team Trump to give it a pass. They didn’t listen. Yesterday it became official–Trump will nominate Glick for the post. Which is (in our opinion) sad…

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