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Texas Governor Rick Perry   (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Perry: Ongoing Felony Case Won’t Delay 2016 Preparations

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry says an ongoing felony abuse-of-power case against him won’t delay his preparations for a possible 2016 presidential run.

01/28/2015

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Rick Perry: Jobs Juggernaut Meets ‘Governor Oops’

Gov. Rick Perry would like to run for president in 2016 as a proven job-creator who molded Texas’ strong economy in his own political gunslinger image.

12/30/2014

Texas Governor Rick Perry   (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Perry: Most People Expect Me To Run For President

Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Tuesday he won’t make up his mind about running for president until the middle of next year

12/09/2014

Ebola-Virus

Task Force Shifts Ebola Patient’s Treatment Strategy

At the first hearing held by the Texas Task Force On Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response, some of the most experienced infectious disease doctors in Texas discussed lessons learned from the three Ebola cases in Dallas.

10/23/2014

Texas Governor Rick Perry   (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Perry Cutting Europe Trip Short Due Of Ebola Crisis

Gov. Rick Perry’s office says he’s cutting short a business trip to Europe and will return Thursday because of the Ebola crisis in Texas.

10/15/2014

Texas Governor Rick Perry   (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Perry Lawyers Seek Order For Grand Jury Testimony

Follow CBSDFW.COM: Facebook¬†|¬†Twitter AUSTIN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Lawyers for indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry asked a judge Friday to order the special prosecutor in the case to produce transcripts of secret grand jury testimony. Perry’s […]

10/10/2014

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Gov. Perry Urges Calm, Confirms Ebola Patient’s Contact With Students

The first person to be diagnosed with the Ebola virus on American soil had contact with several school-aged children before he was admitted to the hospital on Sunday.

10/01/2014

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Perry Not Sure How Long Guard Troops To Deploy

Gov. Rick Perry has visited some of the 1,000 National Guard troops he’s ordered to the Texas-Mexico border but says he does not know how long they’ll be deployed.

08/13/2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry announces his intention to deploy National Guard troops to border. (credit: CBS 11 News)

Gov. Perry Sending National Guard To Texas Border

Gov. Rick Perry says he’s deploying as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border after growing tired of “lip service” from the federal government.

CBS 11–07/21/2014

Gov. Rick Perry speaks at a press conference ahead of the memorial service for slain Kaufman County District Attorney Mike McLelland on April 4, 2013. (credit: KTVT/KTXA)

Gov. Rick Perry Calls Second Special Session On Abortion

After a more than 12 hour effort by Senator Wendy Davis to kill anti-abortion bill SB5, Texas lawmakers will get another chance to pass the legislation.

06/26/2013

Vials to be used to collect samples for drug and alcohol testing. (credit: Ron Wurzer/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry Signs Drug Screening Legislation

Laid-off workers in Texas looking to receive unemployment benefits have a new hurdle: mandatory drug testing. Governor Rick Perry signed the bill into law Friday.

06/14/2013

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Perry May Appeal FEMA’s Decision Not To Help West Rebuild

FEMA has denied Governor Rick Perry’s request for a major disaster declaration in West, Texas again.

06/13/2013

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