Texas Gov. Rick Perry's tour of key presidential states continues next week with S.C. visit.
(CNN) - Texas Gov. Rick Perry will make a campaign-style swing through the key Republican primary state of South Carolina next week, making four appearances in the state's most conservative region. Perry's keynote speech to a South Carolina Republican Party banquet in Spartanburg next Tuesday has already been announced. But the governor has added several […]
Governor Rick Perry (R-TX) has introduced an ambitious plan that would overhaul the way in which higher education is financed in the State of Texas. Perry's proposal is to reward colleges for graduating students on time and for improving the academic performance of their students. Show More Summary
During Wendy Davis' "filibuster" of the Texas Senate in May, seeking to block a bill to limit abortions, Gov. Rick Perry said the tactic was "nothing more than the hijacking of the democratic process." Those words were echoed in the runup to the US Senate's elimination of "filibustering" for most presidential nominees last week. Equating a "filibuster" to a crime...
nilrr.org State Senator Michael Baumgartner has the right idea. He’s advocating Governor Jay Insley convene a special legislative session to pass a Right to Work law in Washington state. Quoting Texas governor Rick Perry, it’s obvious Senator Baumgartner can see the value of a Right to Work law to bring jobs and prosperity to the state’s economy.
Scottsdale, Arizona (CNN) – Calls to overhaul the nation’s immigration laws will fade away as soon as Mexico jump-starts its economy, Texas Gov. Rick Perry predicted Wednesday. Perry, speaking to reporters at the Republican Governors...Show More Summary
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday allowed a Texas pro-life law to remain in effect as a challenge makes its way through the courts. The justices split 5-4. Gov. Rick Perry signed H2 into law this summer. The law requires abortionists to have admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles. Show More Summary
Governors John Kasich (R-OH), Rick Perry (R-TX) and Bobby Jindal (R-LA) are expected to take part in a discussion with MSNBC's Morning Joe host Joe Scarborough Wednesday at the annual GOP Governors Association Conference. The conversation will be followed by a press conference. Live coverage of the event is scheduled to begin at approximately 4:30pm ET.
The following article is provided by Rolling Stone. In June of this year Rolling Stone met with Aerosmith's Steven Tyler and Joe Perry in the Nightbird studios of Los Angeles' iconic Sunset Marquis hotel. At the time, Tyler discussed...Show More Summary
(CNN) – Sen. John Cornyn, the Senate's second-ranking Republican, kicked off his re-election campaign on Friday at an event in Austin where he was joined by Texas Gov. Rick Perry. "Texas is the model for the rest of the country, and we need to make the rest of the country more like Texas–not the other […]
Today's comic by Matt Bors is Healthcare dot gov meeting: Oops: Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) is accelerating efforts to explore another bid for the presidency. But few Republicans, including some past supporters, are excited at the prospect of him launching a second White House campaign. [...]Show More Summary
Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) is accelerating efforts to explore another White House bid.
Include I hardly know where to start.Barry Smitherman was a Rick Perry discovery. Perry appointed him to the Public Utility Commission and from there to the Texas Railroad Commission which regulates not railroads, but oil and gas. We suspect that Perry thought the Railroad Commission Chairman drove the trains and blew the whistles. Show More Summary
Comedian Sarah Silverman, no fan of Gov. Rick Perry, attacked the conservative politician anew today with a tweet that also tried to besmirch the Tea Party. The shock comic was so proud of her joke she shared it on both Twitter and Facebook.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry Texas Gov. Rick Perry was supposed to be one of the hottest properties of the 2012 Republican presidential primaries, until—oops!—his chances dissolved in a series of gaffes. Now, he's fighting to make himself seem politically relevant for 2016, but facing an uphill battle with the media obsessed with another Texan—Sen. Show More Summary
Texas governor Rick Perry may have stumbled during the 2012 presidential campaign, but he seems to be leaving the door open for a 2016 run. Early next month, he'll return to South Carolina, where he'll headline the winter banquet for the state party. Show More Summary
Texas Governor Rick Perry told the “This Week” crew that Obama needs to admit to the American public that he perpetrated a fraud on them. Of course, the ABC announcer also took a couple swipes at Ted Cruz and the … Continue reading ...
Did Rick Perry say anything of consequence on ABC's This Week With George Stephanopoulos? No, not especially, but that wasn't the point. The point of Governor GoodHair's interview was to launch his 2016 bid for the Republican nomination right now. Show More Summary