Former Energy secretary and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry warns against America becoming energy dependent as Hurricane Ian threatens..
American politician (born 1950)
James Richard Perry is an American politician who served as the 14th United States secretary of energy from 2017 to 2019 and as the 47th governor of Texas from 2000 to 2015. Perry also ran unsuccessfully for the Republican nomination for President of the United States in the 2012 and 2016 elections, losing to Mitt Romney and Donald Trump, respectively.