The Politex Report #1205

TRUMP HOLDS PRESSER TO DISTRACT FROM MR. EXXON OUTRAGE

While TOTUS holds a distracting press conference to defend his conflicts of interest and inform the nation that he's a "germaphobe," his Sec. of State nominee, EXXON's Rex Tillerson, is telling the Senators that war criminal Putin "is not a war criminal." (MSNBC) Tillerson's career marks him as a Russian-loving, US government ignoring, climate criminal. --JP

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Should Read: The Reward of Tillerson Won't Deter Russia: Trump is acting like we, in fact, elected a Manchurian candidate. Lawfare

Rex Tillerson’s Special Friend in the Kremlin is a Trump-Alike. NYT https://t.co/Cy9ZQct8W2

Leak reveals Rex Tillerson is director of a US-Russian oil company. https://t.co/lcKmL7zeOq

Rex Tillerson, Donald Trump’s secretary of state pick, once bragged about his “close relationship” with Putin https://t.co/J2t4HdXwhm

BULLSH**TER OF THE DAY: Trump, for channeling his inner 8-year-old for a tweet about his new bestie Rex Tillerson. https://t.co/z8EjIDMYcB

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What the Senate needs to ask Rex Tillerson before he becomes secretary of state https://t.co/TAn8Q7sCwo

Time to Grill Putin Pal Rex Tillerson on Climate Change NYT https://t.co/7fMWEWM6uH

Expect tough hearings for Rex Tillerson and Jeff Sessions? Forget it — this is the new era of no rules https://t.co/GIFga6E03w

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Don’t Be Fooled—Oily Rex Tillerson Hasn’t Separated From ExxonMobil | The Nation https://t.co/dzoHoFKrDB

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Could Massive Russian Oil Deal with Exxon Explain Why Putin Appears to Have Meddled in US Election. Yes. DN https://t.co/xhAhHRxvVP

Rex Tillerson’s Company, Exxon, Has Billions at Stake Over Sanctions on Russia NYT https://t.co/JPxioyvEjk

EXXON's Tillerson, Sec of State (?), Aggressive Dealmaker, Decorated by Russia, alarms human rights groups. NYT https://t.co/Rb80xp0F0k

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Rex Tillerson's relationship with Putin was key to his success as Exxon CEO https://t.co/1jQhLUd8b3 https://t.co/4ywxJWxN5T

EXXON's Rex Tillerson Changed His Tune on Russia and Came to Court Its Rulers. NYT https://t.co/DGmzHuX65D

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ExxonMobil under Rex Tillerson conducted business with three state sponsors of terrorism, a report finds https://t.co/4L7KNuonne

As Exxon CEO, Rex Tillerson evaded sanctions to do business with Iran, Syria, and Sudan https://t.co/CgT8i8WjaK

With Tillerson in leadership, Exxon skirted U.S. sanctions, did buisness with Iran: https://t.co/1m5QOJ1H6C https://t.co/eMVWx9uNt4

Rex Tillerson's Corporate Real Politik: How one deal in Iraq from Tillerson's past could complicate his future. https://t.co/TDGWEBZPRf

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Expect tough hearings for Rex Tillerson and Jeff Sessions? Forget it — this is the new era of no rules https://t.co/GIFga6E03w

Trump Lines Up Establishment Republicans (Exxon clients) to Vouch for Rex Tillerson. NYT https://t.co/uvnmcv01as

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"We've Seen Exxon Leading the Charge to Go After Groups That Criticized Them" https://t.co/mDE31lyKHR

As New York State Probes Exxon, Oil Giant Targets the Journalists Who Exposed Climate Change Cover-Up https://t.co/MwSJLR7Plt

Oops! NYT Makes Excuses for Lame Reporting: A Trump Cabinet Pick and the EXXON Ties That Bind. NYT https://t.co/laFeD4q1bi

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Trump's War on Science: Exxon CEO Expected to Head State, While "Enemies List" Alarms Energy Dept. https://t.co/LC4fLKCO8o

Russia Applauds Trump Dream Team of Flynn, Mattis, Tillerson as Exxon CEO Eyed for State - Bloomberg https://t.co/WeYwPjhvs6

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Rex Tillerson’s State of Denial: ExxonMobil has a long history of peddling misinformation on climate change. NY https://t.co/hDr1SrnQG9

Ties to Putin Are Nothing Compared to Rex Tillerson's Vast Climate Crimes https://t.co/mtlYZnsllN

Why Exxon Executives Deserve the Ultimate Punishment https://t.co/trf7tNKtyT

Exxon Knew CO2 Pollution Was A Global Threat By Late 1970s https://t.co/N1nLL9hU9R

Inside Exxon's Great Climate Cover-Up: From Early Climate Change Researcher to Epic Climate Denier https://t.co/KBfjA3w8rF

Rex Tillerson and Exxon Spent Big on Climate Change Denial While Misleading Public, Evidence Shows https://t.co/nBisjHdvIl

Exxon knew about climate change decades ago, spent $30M to discredit it http://t.co/NG2UbEcwjA

What Exxon Knew About Climate Change: Exxon spent decades organizing campaign of disinformation about global warming. http://t.co/E8MrhvuVzE

Exxon’s Climate Concealment: Like the tobacco industry — Exxon chose the path of disinformation, denial and delay. http://t.co/t8VowgGIgc

Exxon’s Climate Cover-Up Should Be Investigated By DOJ, Tobacco Prosecutor Says https://t.co/J15QJH7MDN

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Exxon Mobil Is Fighting to Keep Its Dangerous Chemicals in Children’s Toys https://t.co/IZiYAgaTok

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