Molly Ball: “The other candidates who’ve gone after Trump aggressively (Lindsey Graham, Rick Perry, Rand Paul) haven’t exactly soared in the polls. Trump is like an electric fence that the candidates keep running at, only to get zapped and fall [...]
Look, at this point it is just mean to let Rick Perry keep runnin’ around like he’s a presidential candidate, when we all of us who aren’t Rick Perry know better. And that includes his unpaid volunteers, what’s left of them, and the one dude in Iowa even Donald Trump didn’t want to steal from him. Show More Summary
Rick Perry’s campaign organization in New Hampshire has dissolved, WMUR reports. Veteran strategist Michael Dennehy said that “while he still considers himself a strong supporter of the Republican presidential candidate, he no longer considers himself an advisor to the campaign. [...]
By Patrick Svitek, The Texas Tribune Rick Perry's presidential campaign has lost its entire staff in New Hampshire, according to a former top adviser there to the former governor. "There is no staff in New Hampshire," Mike Dennehy said...Show More Summary
Former Gov. Rick Perry, whose presidential campaign reduced its Iowa team earlier this week to a single paid staffer, is also seeing its ranks dwindle in another early voting state: New Hampshire. It appears Perry has just one staffer on the ground in the Granite State — senior adviser Mike Dennehy — after the recent […]
The hopeful case for Republicans concerned about Donald Trump’s persistent lead goes something like this: At this point in the last Republican primary, Rick Perry was pulling away from
Rick Perry's beleaguered 2016 campaign has taken another step backward.
Rick Perry’s campaign continues to retrench, the New York Times reports. “The Republican from Texas has whittled his staff in Iowa to one paid operative amid continuing fund-raising struggles… Mr. Perry led in the polls for a stretch during his [...]
Ladies and other people, check out how sad-emoji this is. Rick Perry, whose presidential campaign obituary we already wrote, and then we wrote again, apparently wants us to do it a third time, because he just really likes that number, we guess, though we can’t remember why. Show More Summary
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Rick Perry's cash-strapped presidential campaign is set to keep going in Iowa with just one paid staffer and some volunteers. The former Texas governor's senior Iowa strategist, Robert Haus, says the Republican campaign will have one paid operative for now. Show More Summary
Former Gov. Rick Perry of Texas has whittled his staff in Iowa to one paid operative amid continuing fund-raising struggles.
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry compared himself to Jesus over the weekend during a “We Stand With God” rally in South Carolina — but the Republican presidential candidate is really nothing like the biblical Christ. Jesus promised his followers eternal life, while Perry asked...
I’ve been resistant to the idea that Scott Walker was the Rick Perry of 2016. And I suppose it’s nearly impossible to be that bad, and with Jeb!’s campaign leaking at least as furiously I wouldn’t even say he can’t win the nomination. But it’s becoming increasingly hard to deny the wisdom in djw’s analysis. […]
Fascinating Trip Gabriel for the NYT: Is Iowa for sale? That is the perception sending shudders through the state’s Republicans, after the leader of Rick Perry’s Iowa campaign quit when Mr. Perry suspended pay to staff members, then quickly went … Continue reading ?
At least 10,000 people gathered at the South Carolina State House for "Stand with God, Pro-Family Rally," where Republican presidential candidates Ted Cruz and Rick Perry and U.S. senators spoke about faith and moral issues such as same-sex marriage and abortion.
Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX) served as a captain in the U.S. Air Force. Years later, when he lived in the Texas governors' mansion, he invited Navy SEAL...
The defection of Rick Perry’s top campaign aide in the state to Donald Trump “sends a perception that we’re pay-for-play,” a Republican official said.
The self-proclaimed ‘Pro-Family Rally’ featured speeches from Texas-based Presidential hopefuls Ted Cruz and Rick Perry. read more
In a speech on Friday night, Donald Trump slammed his Republican competition, saying that Rick Perry needs to pass an I.Q. test and criticizing Rand Paul's...
I wrote about everybody’s favorite topic of conversation today: [E]ven after weeks and weeks of what has become the Summer of Trump, I can’t get worked up about him. Former Texas Governor Rick Perry said that Trump is “a cancer on conservatism” that has to be excised. Show More Summary