Republicans

Texas Governor Rick Perry  (credit: Getty Images)

Perry Wraps Up 2-Day New Hampshire Visit

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is continuing to reach out to New Hampshire Republicans as he considers another presidential campaign.

11/10/2014

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Immigration Could Hurt GOP In 2016

Some prominent Hispanic Republicans fear that the immigration issue will harm their party’s ability to win over Latinos in the next presidential election and beyond.

11/07/2014

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GOP’s Big Night Fuels Shift Toward 2016

Even before the polls had closed on Election Day, Republicans had shifted their focus to 2016 and the party’s top target: Hillary Rodham Clinton.

11/05/2014

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Texas GOP Hasn’t Lost Since 1994

Republicans prevailed in all of Texas’ statewide elections on Tuesday, extending a longest-in-the-nation winning streak that dates back to 1994.

11/05/2014

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) Pulls All Nighter Speaking In Congress Advocating The Defunding Of Affordable Health Care Act

Cruz Tells Democrats “Don’t Mess With Texas”

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz says the organizers who hoped to bolster Democrats have been turned back with a resounding and familiar message: “Don’t mess with Texas.”

11/05/2014

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Texas GOP Set To Continue 20-Year Win Streak

Every major statewide office will get a new occupant after Election Day, the biggest shake-up of Texas politics in decades.

11/04/2014

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Republicans Rally Behind ‘Religious Liberty’

Prospective Republican presidential candidates are expected to promote “religious liberty” at home and abroad at a gathering of religious conservatives.

09/26/2014

Texas Governor Rick Perry  (credit: Getty Images)

Perry Says Republican Congress Is Key

Gov. Rick Perry told South Carolina Republicans on Wednesday that it is important for the GOP to control Congress so they can solve the country’s immigration problem.

08/28/2014

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Perry Visits New Hampshire With 2016 In Mind

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire as he defiantly dismisses a recent indictment and tries to convince voters that he’s an improved version of the 2012 candidate who stumbled badly.

08/22/2014

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

Perry Campaign Funds To Cover Legal Costs

Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry said that any future legal bills which he incurs fighting two felony indictments will be paid for with campaign funds, not taxpayer dollars.

08/21/2014

Sen. Ted Cruz and Gov. Rick Perry speak to the media during a press conference at the front gate of Fort Hood about Iraq War veteran Ivan Lopez, who killed three and wounded 16 before taking his own life on April 4, 2014 in Fort Hood, Texas. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Perry & Cruz At GOP Gathering: 2016 Preview?

Two Texans who are eyeing possible 2016 presidential runs are addressing the kind of top-tier conservative event that is necessary to build the required national support.

08/08/2014

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Skeptics Aside, Perry Marching Toward 2016

Those close to Texas Gov. Rick Perry say that he is aggressively eyeing a second presidential bid, even if that means he has to rebuild a political operation from scratch.

08/06/2014

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