Potential Cheniere Energy Inc. Member Met With the Company While a Member of the Obama Administration

Heather Zichal, who's been nominated to sit on Cheniere Energy Inc.'s board, met with the company two times while a member of the White House team.

Taylor Muckerman
Taylor Muckerman and Joel South
Jul 6, 2014 at 10:30AM
Energy, Materials, and Utilities

Cheniere Energy (NYSEMKT:LNG) is facing a little controversy. Heather Zichal, who was nominated to sit on the company's board, met with Cheniere executives two times while she was the deputy assistant for energy and climate change to President Obama.

In this segment of The Motley Fool's energy edition of Where the Money Is, analysts Joel South and Taylor Muckerman discuss whether the revelation has any meaning or merit, or whether this intersection of business and government is just par for the course.