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Texas Sen. Cruz Walks Out After Pro-Israel Comments Draw Boos

Sen. Ted Cruz said he walked out of a speech Wednesday night to a Christian organization after some audience members booed his comments in support of Israel and the Jewish people.

09/11/2014

Fort Worth Police Chief Jeff Halstead (credit: CBS 11 News)

Fort Worth Police Chief Receives Vote Of Confidence

Fort Worth City Council members met Tuesday to discuss the future of Police Chief Jeff Halstead and ended up giving him a vote of confidence.

09/09/2014

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“Angry” Sandwich Shop Message On Business Marquee

Calling it his First Amendment right to freedom of speech, a Richardson man has posted his personal view about the state of the country outside his small business.

CBSDFW.COM–09/06/2014

Perry "unauthorized" tweet

Rick Perry Joins List Of Political Social Media “Fails”

Governor Perry’s Twitter account posted a picture of the Travis County DA with the line, “I am the most drunk democrat in Texas.” The governor quickly tweeted that he wasn’t responsible for the message.

CBS 11–09/01/2014

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2016 GOP Hopefuls Vie For Attention At Dallas Event

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul and Indiana Gov. Mike Pence are appearing Friday at a gathering of Americans for Prosperity in Dallas.

08/29/2014

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President Obama Crafts Legal Rationale For Next Immigration Steps

The White House is crafting a blame-it-on-Congress legal justification to back up President Barack Obama’s impending executive actions on immigration.

08/27/2014

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Study: Social Media Users Shy Away From Sharing Opinions

Tired of that friend or relative who won’t stop posting or tweeting political opinions? Online loudmouths may be annoying, but a new survey suggests they are in the minority.

08/26/2014

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Gov. Perry Adds Another Big Name To Legal Defense Team

Gov. Rick Perry has added a sixth prominent attorney to his all-star legal team that is fighting two felony charges of abuse of power.

08/25/2014

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Gov. Perry’s Legal Team Will Ask Judge To End Case

An attorney for Gov. Rick Perry says he will file a motion seeking to stop the criminal case against the possible 2016 presidential candidate.

08/22/2014

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Texas Man’s Ethics Complaint Against Gov. Perry Led To Indictments

Craig McDonald is the man who got the legal case rolling against Governor Perry.

08/20/2014

Mugshot of Texas Governor Rick Perry. (credit: Travis County Sheriff’s Office)

Texas Gov. Perry Turns Himself In

Governor Rick Perry was booked-in and fingerprinted just like every other defendant charged with a felony.

08/19/2014

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Gov. Rick Perry To Appear For Processing Over Indictment

Friends of indicted Texas Governor Rick Perry are expected to rally outside the Austin Courthouse as he turns himself in for booking this afternoon.

08/19/2014

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