Rick Perry

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 Dials Back Christian Appeal In Iowa

Rick Perry bragged to an Iowa crowd about the strong economy in Texas, but he didn’t mention religion until 25 minutes into his address, and only then when asked about it.

07/30/2015

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)

Court Tosses 1 Of 2 Indictments Against Perry

An appeals court has thrown out one of two felony indictments against former Gov. Rick Perry, saying that the charge of coercion of a public servant essentially constituted a violation of Perry’s free speech rights.

07/24/2015

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)

Rick Perry Brands Trump Campaign A ‘Cancer On Conservatism’

Republican presidential contender Rick Perry branded Donald Trump’s candidacy a “cancer on conservatism” Wednesday in the strongest denunciation yet of the billionaire’s provocations in the campaign.

07/22/2015

Rick Perry Discusses Immigration And Border Crisis In Washington DC

Can Perry Stand Out Without Signature Swagger?

Rick Perry still prides himself on being a Bubba. The former Texas governor relishes laying on the country-boy charm.

07/20/2015

Planned Parenthood

Video Alleges Planned Parenthood Sells Fetus Parts, Agency Denies It

Texas leaders, including former Governor and Presidential candidate Rick Perry and US Senator Ted Cruz have weighed in on a video that began circulating online Tuesday.

07/14/2015

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Rick Perry Refers To Charleston Shooting As “Accident”

Trouble for the Rick Perry Presidential Campaign, and it relates to the Charleston massacre.

06/19/2015

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Perry Making South Carolina Campaign Trip

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry is making a trip to South Carolina on the heels of his official entry into the 2016 presidential race.

06/08/2015

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What Analysts Say Rick Perry Needs To Do Now To Win Over Republican

CBS-11 analyst John Weekley says Mr. Perry will need to do four things.

06/04/2015

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Rick Perry Officially Announces His Run For U.S. Presidency

As expected Thursday, former Texas Governor Rick Perry announced that he is making another run for the White House.

06/04/2015

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GOP Candidates In Florida For Economic Summit

Six Republican presidential candidates or potential candidates will speak at an economic summit organized by Florida Gov. Rick Scott.

06/02/2015

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Tech Fund Replaced With University Fund

The Texas Legislature has abolished a technology incentive program that former Gov. Rick Perry used to distribute $200 million in taxpayer funds to Texas startups.

06/01/2015

Rick Perry Discusses Immigration And Border Crisis In Washington DC

GOP Moves To Strip Power From Unit Tied To Rick Perry Case

The Legislature has approved a bill stripping public corruption cases from a unit tied to Rick Perry’s 2014 indictment. On Saturday, the House and Senate approved a compromise, sending it to Gov. Greg Abbott.

05/30/2015

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