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Steven Chu at the Department of the Interior in Washington.

Photograph by Joshua Roberts/Bloomberg

Steven Chu at the Department of the Interior in Washington.

Energy’s Chu: Success Requires Failure

And another thing… Perhaps brevity is elusive for a man who once held the Theodore and Frances Geballe Professor of Physics and Applied Physics chair at Stanford University and is credited with producing one of the earliest atomic physics confirmations...

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Cliff Stearns, right, gets a little help from staffers during the oversight and investigations subcommittee hearing in this file photo.

Photograph by Douglas Graham/Roll Call/Getty Images

Cliff Stearns, right, gets a little help from staffers during the oversight and investigations subcommittee hearing in this file photo.

Bloomberg by the Numbers: 24

That’s how many years that Florida Republican Cliff Stearns, who was defeated for re-election on Aug. 14, has served in the U.S. House of Representatives. Stearns, 71, lost his bid for a 13th term to Ted Yoho, a veterinarian backed...

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