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John Bryson

No Criminal Charges For Former Commerce Secretary

AP | GREG RISLING | Posted 09.02.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- Prosecutors declined Tuesday to file criminal charges against former U.S. Commerce Secretary John Bryson, saying a seizure caused a biz...

Should John Bryson Be Charged For Seizure-Related Traffic Accidents?

AP | Posted 09.01.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES — Prosecutors on Monday said they are reviewing evidence to determine whether charges should be filed against former Commerce Secret...

Cabinet Secretary Resigns After Incidents

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 08.21.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Commerce Secretary John Bryson resigned Thursday less than two weeks after suffering a seizure and multiple car accidents in the Lo...

Louie Gohmert Doubts John Bryson's Seizure

The Huffington Post | Erin Mershon | Posted 06.12.2012 | Politics

Tea Party firebrand Rep. Louie Gohmert (R-Texas) doesn't pull his punches -- even when it comes to Secretary of Commerce John Bryson. Bryson hit tw...

Obama Speaks To Bryson

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 08.12.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — The White House said Tuesday there was no timetable for Commerce Secretary John Bryson's return from medical leave, as California o...

Obama Commerce Secretary Out On Medical Leave

Posted 06.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON, June 11 (Reuters) - U.S. Commerce Secretary John Bryson, under investigation for his role in an alleged hit-and-run accident and anoth...

Bryson Has 'Limited Recall' Of Car Crash

AP | KEN THOMAS | Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — A Commerce Department official says Secretary John Bryson has a "limited recall of the events" in which he had a seizure and was in...

Conservative Group Apologizes For Outrageous Bryson Tweet

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 06.11.2012 | Politics

American Crossroads, GOP-aligned super PAC founded by Karl Rove, apologized for a tweet Monday morning suggesting that alcohol was involved in the hit...

Commerce Sec Suffered Seizure

Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics

By KEN THOMAS, ASSOCIATED PRESS WASHINGTON — Commerce Secretary John Bryson suffered a seizure in connection with two traffic accidents in the Lo...

Obama Commerce Secretary Faces Serious Charges

AP | RAQUEL DILLON, GREG RISLING and KEN THOMAS | Posted 08.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Commerce Secretary John Bryson said Monday he will take a medical leave of absence to undergo tests and evaluations after suffering...

Police Investigate Commerce Secretary For Hit-And-Run Crash

AP | RAQUEL DILLON | Posted 08.10.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Commerce Secretary John Bryson said Monday he will take a medical leave of absence to undergo tests and evaluations after sufferin...

Dan Froomkin

Another Immelt? Obama's Latest Appointments Questioned

HuffingtonPost.com | Dan Froomkin | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Obama on Monday charged two of his senior advisers with pursuing policies to strengthen the American manufacturing sector, a m...

Senate Approves Obama's Nominee For Commerce Department

AP | By ALAN FRAM | Posted 12.20.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON -- The Senate voted Thursday to approve President Barack Obama's nomination of former utility executive John Bryson to head the Commerce De...

Lucia Graves

Climate Change Skeptics Unite At Heartland Conference

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 08.31.2011 | Green

WASHINGTON -- Prominent climate change skeptics gathered at the Heartland Institute's sixth international conference on climate change on Friday to ta...

Utility Executives: Unlikely Allies in Climate Fight

Brian F. Keane | Posted 08.28.2011 | Green
Brian F. Keane

New Commerce Secretary John Bryson will bring both private sector and environmental expertise to the administration. He faces the task of expanding U.S. exports and increasing competitiveness.

Jennifer Bendery

GOP To Block Key Cabinet Official Over Free Trade Deals

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 08.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama’s nominee for Commerce Secretary came to Capitol Hill Tuesday for his first Senate nominations hearing—and be...

Memo to John Bryson: Start Studying Up on Fish

Matt Tinning | Posted 08.21.2011 | Green
Matt Tinning

Overfishing continues unabated in at least 40 US fisheries, and concerted efforts to roll back science-based management are emerging. It will take political courage and a firm hand to see through the process of reform.

Antimony Is Freedom?

Carl Pope | Posted 08.09.2011 | Green
Carl Pope

To equate "freedom" with a mineralized conglomerate of fossilized ferns is, quite simply, silly.

GOP Opposition To Obama Nominee Mounts

Posted 08.07.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A top Senate Republican said on Tuesday he would fight President Barack Obama's choice for commerce secretary, former energy executi...

Secretary of Commerce Nominee John Bryson

Michael Moynihan | Posted 08.01.2011 | Green
Michael Moynihan

As the former CEO of Edison International,one of the most progressive utilities in the nation, Bryson understands the challenges of the electricity industry to an exceptional degree.

Obama Appoints New Commerce Secretary

AP | By JULIE PACE | Posted 07.31.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Seeking to boost exports and accelerate the growth of the U.S. alternative energy industry, President Barack Obama is bringing in busine...

John "Nuke Bailout" Bryson Must Not Be Secretary of Energy

Harvey Wasserman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Harvey Wasserman

Long gone from Southern California Edison, John Bryson's ascent to head the Department of Energy would send a disastrous signal to those who are committed to a post fossil/nuclear future.

Greening Hollywood: Governator Schwarzenegger Is Green on Energy

Paige Donner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paige Donner

Governor Schwarzenegger is "determined to terminate global warming." A Green Arnold - so, does that make him, like, the Incredible Hulk?