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Abbott Supports Prosecutors’ Unit Vetoed By Perry

Attorney General Greg Abbott on Tuesday said he supports keeping the state-funded unit of prosecutors investigating public corruption that Gov. Rick Perry vetoed, a move that later led to a felony indictment.

09/02/2014

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Perry Takes Down “Unauthorized” Tweet

Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he does not condone a Tweet sent from his personal account with a picture of Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg.

CBS 11–08/31/2014

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Perry Reveals Details On His Stylish New Specs

So who’s Texas Gov. Rick Perry wearing as part of his bookish new look?

08/26/2014

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Perry Attorneys Ask Judge To Dismiss Indictment

Attorneys for Texas Gov. Rick Perry are asking a judge to dismiss criminal charges alleging that the possible 2016 presidential candidate abused his power with a veto last summer.

08/25/2014

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

Gov. Rick Perry Visits Important Primary State

Gov. Rick Perry’s swing through a key early presidential voting state continued Saturday with a boost from a Republican with direct ties to the Oval Office.

08/23/2014

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Gov. Rick Perry Continues Travel Schedule Despite Texas Case

Governor Rick Perry Travels to Washington D.C. after pleading not guilty to indictment charges.

08/21/2014

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Perry Open To Sending US Troops To Iraq

Texas Gov. Rick Perry signaled Thursday that he would be open to sending U.S. combat forces to Iraq to fight the deadly Islamic state after its attacks on a Christian minority and the beheading of an American journalist.

08/21/2014

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Gov. Perry & FAA Disagree About Requests To Fly Drones Over Border

A new disagreement has emerged between Governor Rick Perry and the Obama Administration about border security. It centers around the state’s use of unmanned aircraft or drones along the Texas-Mexico border.

08/13/2014

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California Senator Visits Texas, Vows To Keep Jobs In Home State

Republican California State Senator Ted Gaines visits Texas this week trying to keep jobs in the Golden State.

07/01/2014

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Davis Wants State Of Emergency Declared On Border

Democratic gubernatorial hopeful Wendy Davis is asking Gov. Rick Perry to declare a state of emergency along Texas’ border with Mexico to “assist overwhelmed local communities.”

06/23/2014

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Perry Says ‘Stepped Right In It’ With Gay Remarks

Texas Gov. Rick Perry has acknowledged it was a mistake for him to compare alcoholism and homosexuality in an effort to explain his views.

06/20/2014

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Texas Leaders Announce New Border Security Plan

Texas’ top three leaders, Governor Rick Perry, Lt. Governor David Dewhurst, and House Speaker Joe Straus are working on a plan to boost border security.

06/18/2014

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