2016 elections

Former Gov. Rick Perry (l.) and Texas Agriculture Commissioner Sid Miller.
 Perry: Marjorie Kamys Cotera/Miller: Todd Wiseman

So far, Texans mostly snubbed as Trump fills administration

Reports surfaced Saturday that President-elect Donald Trump had picked Exxon Mobil CEO Rex Tillerson to be his secretary of state, making perhaps his most controversial nomination yet due to the Texan's close ties to Russia. But before word got out about Tillerson, the Lone Star State had come up empty in Trump's cabinet appointments.

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