Gov. Rick Perry

Texas Governor Rick Perry (Photo: FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP/Getty Images)

Campaign 2016: Texas Gov. Perry Says He Needs More Prep

Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he hasn’t made a decision on whether or not to run for president again in 2016. But the governor made one thing clear — he needs more preparation.

04/24/2014

Decisions... decisions. What's next for James Richard “Rick” Perry? (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Perry’s Lawyer In Veto Probe Hired At $450 Hourly

The attorney Gov. Rick Perry hired amid a grand jury investigation into abuse of power allegations has a $450 hourly contract.

04/15/2014

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Perry Backs Storage Site For Texas Nuclear Waste

Gov. Rick Perry has asked lawmakers to explore establishing a location in Texas to store the state’s high-level radioactive waste.

04/03/2014

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Perry’s Tech Fund Shows Gains Despite Bankruptcies

More bankruptcies within Gov. Rick Perry’s portfolio of Texas startups getting taxpayer dollars didn’t dampen a better year on paper for the Emerging Technology Fund.

02/04/2014

A doctor holds a patients hand. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

White House, Texas Dems Tout Health Care Overhaul

The White House and Texas Democrats are touting the health care overhaul and calling on Republican leaders to expand coverage for the poor.

01/06/2014

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Democrat David Alameel Challenging John Cornyn For US Senate

A wealthy Dallas Dentist who spent lavishly while running unsuccessfully for Congress last year is challenging longtime incumbent U.S. Sen. John Cornyn.

12/04/2013

June 1945: Lieutenant Audie L Murphy (1924 - 1971) after being presented with the US Congressional Medal of Honour and the Legion Of Merit. He won every medal of valour that the United States had to offer by 20 years of age and went on to become an actor mainly in low budget cowboy movies. (Photo by Horace Abrahams/Keystone/Getty Images)

Perry To Present Posthumous Medal To WWII Hero

Gov. Rick Perry will travel to a small North Texas town to present the state’s honor to World War II hero Audie Murphy.

10/29/2013

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Voting Underway On Prop 6

Early voting is underway on whether to tap the state’s rainy day fund to create a $2 billion water infrastructure fund.

10/27/2013

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Perry Signs Texas A&M Agreement In Israel

Gov. Rick Perry is expected to sign an agreement on Wednesday with Israeli President Shimon Peres creating a Texas A&M branch campus in Israel.

10/23/2013

Gov. Rick Perry has called the Legislature back for a third special session to approve more money for roads, but the main sticking point centers on what is the most conservative way to fund them without raising taxes (credit: by Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)

Perry Traveling To London, Israel To Promote Texas Economy

Gov. Rick Perry will be traveling with his wife to London and Israel later this week to promote the Texas economy and businesses.

10/15/2013

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Ruby Cole Session, Fierce Criminal Justice Reformer, Dies

Ruby Cole Session, who championed the cause of the wrongfully convicted in Texas after her son was sent to prison for a rape he didn’t commit, has died. She was 77.

10/13/2013

Texas Governor Rick Perry (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry: Federal Health Care Law Has Failed

Texas Gov. Rick Perry says President Barack Obama’s health care law is a failure and should be defunded, but he doesn’t think shutting down the federal government is a good option.

09/28/2013

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