Texas official who defended fossil fuels after blackouts profits from oil, gas | The Texas Tribune

The father-daughter pair, who hail from Midland — the heart of the West Texas oil and gas boom of the past decade — own and manage land across the state that generated more than $100,000 from Texas’s largest natural gas producers in 2019, according to forms they submitted to the state Ethics Commission last year. The companies include XTO Energy, a subsidiary of ExxonMobil, and Pioneer Natural Resources, both of which reported equipment failures during the winter storm. Source: Texas official who defended fossil fuels after blackouts profits from oil, gas | The Texas Tribune