Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to guests at the Iowa Freedom Summit on January 24, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. (credit: Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Perry Says Obama Made World Less Safe

Former Gov. Rick Perry said Friday morning that the Islamic State group seizing territory in the Middle East represents the worst threat to freedom since communism.


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Bush Defends His Conservative Credentials

Jeb Bush readily points to his conservative credentials, yet convincing the activists at the Conservative Political Action Conference that he’s one of them might be a tougher sell.


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Bush Comparisons Are “Challenge” For Jeb

It’s a question Jeb Bush gets often, and will get again. How does the former Florida governor plan to distinguish himself from his brother, former President George W. Bush?


While George Bush was serving as the governor of Texas, brother Jeb Bush was serving as the governor of Florida.

End-Of-Life Dispute Emerges As Issue For Bush

Jeb Bush was preparing to release the emails he sent and received as Florida governor when he was excoriated by a letter-writer to The Miami Herald. The subject of many of the emails was Terri Schiavo.


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Bush Posts Emails With Social Security Numbers

Jeb Bush sought to show himself as a tech-savvy executive. But tucked away in posted emails were the names, birthdates and Social Security numbers of more than 12,000 people.


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Perry Says U.S. Done With “Attractive” President

Former Gov. Rick Perry said Thursday that voters have had enough of a “young, attractive” and inexperienced president, and will be looking for a proven leader in 2016.


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Perry Wraps Up New Hampshire Trip

Former Gov. Rick Perry is wrapping up a two-day trip to New Hampshire as he continues to consider another run for president. He plans to make a decision in May or June.


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Perry Eyes 2016 Bid In New Hampshire

Former Gov. Rick Perry is returning to New Hampshire on Wednesday as he prepares for a possible presidential campaign. He finished sixth in the state during the 2012 primary.


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Democrats To Hit Bush With Romney Comparison

Mitt Romney opposed the government’s rescue of U.S. automakers. So did Jeb Bush. Both worked in finance and backed the Wall Street bailout. Both are advocates of tax cuts that Democrats contend only benefit the wealthy and big business.


George P. Bush speaks on night two of the Republican National Convention August 31, 2004 at Madison Square Garden in New York City. (credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

George P. Bush Seizes Conservative Spotlight

George P. Bush’s new job has nothing to do with abortion or money for private schools. But after barely 30 days in office, he’s already headlined high-profile rallies on both issues.


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Romney Not Running For President In 2016

Former Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney will not run for president in 2016. He unexpectedly said that he was considering another campaign three weeks ago.


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Key Romney Donors Move Toward Jeb Bush

As Mitt Romney decides whether to run again for president, he does so without several major donors who supported him in the past — defections all to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush.