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The Daily Beast
How Rick Perry Could Get ConvictedDean Obeidallah
Everyone right and left is mocking it. But the Texas governor ignored statutory procedure and acted unilaterally.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Liberal pundits wrong about Perry
Reading an Austin newspaper on the morning of June 11, 2013, it struck us - then and there - that Texas' longest-serving governor had broken the law.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Rick Perry prosecutor called ethical, fair
He's been a prosecutor and a defense attorney. He's backed both Republicans and Democrats for office.
St. Cloud Times
Your Turn: Send me to the U.S. Senate because you deserve betterYour...
Your Turn: Send me to the U.S. Senate because you deserve better America is facing many challenges at home and around the world Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://www.sctimes.com/story/opinion/2014/08/20/turn-send-us-senate-deserve-better/14368463/ An immigration crisis on our borders and our military is once again engaged in Iraq.
Questions Mount Over Taxpayer Funding for Perry's Legal Bills
A defiant Texas Governor Rick Perry speaks to supporters after his booking at the Travis County Courthouse on August 19, 2014.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
...Stops for Ice Cream After Processing
Today, in a scene that more closely resembled a campaign rally than a criminal proceeding, Governor Rick Perry arrived at the Blackwell Thurman Criminal Justice Center in downtown Austin for fingerprinting and booking photos.
The Washington Post
In the Loop: SeaWorld and Disney
SeaWorld Entertainment has suffered financially since the release of the 2013 documentary "Blackfish," which accused the company of mistreating its main attraction: killer whales.
The curious case of a deleted Forbes.com commentary on SpaceX
SpaceX is no stranger to both strong support and harsh criticism of its activities, particularly in political circles.
At Least Five Children Murdered After They Were Deported Back To Honduras
A volunteer brings water, food, and diapers to Central-American women and children dropped off at the Greyhound bus station in Phoenix, Arizona.
A Texas Democrat Tries to Fix the Border
Rep. Henry Cuellar is battling Republicans and Democrats alike to end the humanitarian crisis on America's southern border.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Poor, Persecuted Rick Perry: Mr. "Partisan Political Theatrics"
During today's press conference, Gov. Rick Perry delivered a statement that included the following: "It is outrageous that some would use partisan political theatrics to rip away at the very fabric of our state's constitution.
Perry calls indictment 'abuse of power,' vows to fight charges
Texas Gov. Rick Perry forcefully stood behind his actions after he was indicted on Friday, and called the decision to charge him "an abuse of power."
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Mapped: Where Texas Senators John Cornyn and Ted Cruz Spend Their Time on the Road
A couple weeks ago, the Sunlight Foundation did what can only be described as the Lord's work.
The Washington Post
The libertarianism balloon pops
The mainstream media are convinced that it is the "libertarians' moment" or that the GOP has turned libertarian.
Steve Chapman - Bipartisan censorship
Congressional Democrats are lining up behind a constitutional amendment to allow restrictions on campaign contributions and spending, and Republicans, to their everlasting credit, are opposed.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
McFadden: Congress, president should return to Washington now
With an insider's eye, Hot Dish tracks the tastiest bits of Minnesota's political scene and keep you up-to-date on those elected to serve you.
Bexar Dems welcome Wendy Davis to 'Family Reunion'
Liza Zamudio takes a "selfie" with Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis during the Bexar County Democratic Party's 2nd annual Family Reunion in Maverick Plaza on Wednesday, Aug. 13, 2014.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Dallas Morning News
Abbott sided against other victims of sexual assault
Republican Greg Abbott, already denounced by his Democratic rival for ruling against a rape victim while on the Texas Supreme Court, sided against three other women who sued in sexual assault cases.
Nonprofit plans Amarillo sessions to discuss program that delays deportations
An Austin nonprofit will hold two sessions in Amarillo to give free legal advice on a program that delays deportations.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Al Franken Touts Collaboration With...Ted Cruz?
It has been clear for months that the border crisis has radically changed the politics of immigration, but now a liberal senator is bragging about his collaboration with arch conservative Sen. Ted Cruz on the issue.