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Perry Attorneys Ask Texas Appeals Court To Toss Felony Case

Attorneys for former Texas Gov. Rick Perry have asked a state appeals court to dismiss felony abuse-of-power charges against the possible 2016 presidential candidate on free-speech grounds.

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Texas Gov. Rick Perry addresses the the annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) February 9, 2012 in Washington, DC. Thousands of conservative activists are attending the annual gathering in the nation's capital.  (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Former Governor Rick Perry Touts Low Taxes In Va. Visit

Former Texas Governor Rick Perry touted his record to Virginia Republicans on Tuesday as someone who favors low taxes and a more aggressive foreign policy.

02/24/2015

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Perry Lawyers: Prosecutor Alleging Facts Not In Indictments

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s legal team again argued Monday that felony abuse-of-power charges against their client should be tossed.

02/23/2015

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In Unusual Twist, Presidential Race Is Revving Up In Texas

Texas isn’t an early presidential voting state, but its 2016 Republican White House primary already feels well underway.

02/23/2015

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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.

02/13/2015

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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.

02/12/2015

Gov. Rick Perry speaks during the 2014 Republican Leadership Conference. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

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.

02/11/2015

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Judge Denies Perry Request For List Of Grand Jury Witnesses

A Texas judge has denied requests by former Governor Rick Perry’s attorneys to get a list of witnesses who testified before the closed-door grand jury in their client’s abuse-of-power case.

02/06/2015

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Perry Attorneys Want List Of Grand Jury Witnesses, Evidence

Attorneys for former Texas Governor Rick Perry want a judge to order prosecutors to produce a list of witnesses who testified before the closed-door grand jury that indicted their client on abuse-of-power charges.

02/03/2015

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Abbott Looks To End Perry’s Startups Fund

Gov. Greg Abbott is planning to abolish Rick Perry’s pet program that gave $200 million in taxpayer dollars to Texas startups, but was beset by bankruptcy and transparency issues.

01/29/2015

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Perry To Respond To His Case Continuation

Former Gov. Rick Perry is planning to formally announce his response on Wednesday to a judge’s ruling to allow the felony abuse of power case against him to proceed.

01/28/2015

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Perry To Visit GOP In South Carolina

Former Gov. Rick Perry is set to meet with Republican groups in South Carolina on Tuesday. It is his first trip to the state since leaving office in Texas on January 20.

01/27/2015

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