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  1. News that Richardson Will Get an Ebola Center Doesn't Spark Panic in the StreetsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Dallas Observer

    On Monday, Governor Rick Perry announced that UT Southwestern Medical Center, Methodist Health System and Parkland Hospital System would be partnering to open a dedicated Ebola treatment center at the Methodist Campus for Continuing Care in Richardson. With Wednesday's opening, we spoke to residents and workers near the center to gauge their reaction.


  2. Austin CPA appointed to Lottery CommissionRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    Jeff Meador of Austin has been appointed by Gov. Rick Perry to the Texas Lottery Commission for a term to expire Feb. 1, 2015. The commission oversees the Texas Lottery, and ensures lottery and bingo games are conducted in a legal and fair manner.


  3. No Halloween Hearing for PerryRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MyHighPlains.com

    Gov. Rick Perry won't be making a Halloween court appearance after all. The Oct. 31 hearing that had been scheduled in Perry's criminal case has been rescheduled for Nov. 6 at 10 a.m., a court employee confirmed.


  4. Texas Presbyterian needs tough love, not hand-holding, crisis management pro saysRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    ... announced Tuesday. The hospital won't be part of the state's ongoing Ebola plan to "give them relief," Texas Gov. Rick Perry said. Texas Health Resources spokesman Wendell Watson said the hospital and its parent health care system are not ready to ...


  5. Bypassing the Feds Some states take Ebola precautions into own handsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Fox News

    In this Friday, Oct. 17, 2014 photo, Texas Gov. Rick Perry answers questions during a news conference to discuss Texas Ebola prevention efforts in Austin, Texas. Not satisfied with the federal response, several states are taking the Ebola crisis into their own hands - tapping emergency funds in their budgets, launching treatment units and holding public hearings to stanch the spread of misinformation about the virus.


  6. Republicans better manage the Texas economyRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    There are two gubernatorial candidates who support expanded gun rights, the death penalty, and Governor Rick Perry's surge on our southern border. Only one of them, state Sen. Wendy Davis, D-Fort Worth, has been ranked Texas' second most liberal state senator.


  7. Gov. Rick Perry at the final keynote of TribFest on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Texas Tribune

    The Oct. 31 hearing that had been scheduled in Perry's criminal case has been rescheduled for Nov. 6 at 10 a.m., a court employee confirmed. Perry will be attending the hearing because his legal team is raising an evidentiary issue and visiting Judge Bert Richardson has ruled that requires the governor's presence.


  8. Perry: Texas A&M lab could produce Ebola drugRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    Gov. Rick Perry Wednesday toured the Texas A&M National Center for Therapeutics Manufacturing, one of the state-of-the-art vaccine and therapeutic manufacturing facilities that comprise the Texas A&M Center for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing. Perry said the A&M lab is waiting for government approval to begin rapid production of ZMapp, a drug believed to potentially help "Through the rapid and cost-effective manufacture of vitally-needed vaccines and treatments, the facilities here hold the promise of saving millions of lives in the event of a global pandemic," said Perry.


  9. Fox Host: Atheists Coming To Schools The South 'Need' To Accept Our Jesus 'Culture'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Crooks and Liars

    ... model who bragged about killing a gazelle because it was "totally appealing." A recent Gallup poll had Texas Gov. Rick Perry trailing former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney 4 percent to 13 percent among Republican voters. But the hosts of Fox & ...


  10. Texas Ramps Up Ebola Response With Two Designated Treatment CentersRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Switched

    OCTOBER 21: Texas Gov. Rick Perry leads a press conference with other health and hospital officials about the state's ongoing response to the Ebola virus at the UT Southwestern Medical Center's Pickens Biomedical Education and Conference Center October 21, 2014 in Dallas, Texas. Perry announced the creation of two centers in Texas that would be designated Ebola and infectious disease response and treatment centers, a cooperation between Methodist Health System, Parkland Memorial Ho After weathering the first diagnosis and transmissions of Ebola in the United States, the state of Texas will create facilities that health officials say are better equipped to treat future Ebola patients than general hospitals.


  11. Perry tours Texas A&M facility studying Ebola treatment drugRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | KLTV Tyler

    ... annual pumpkin festival led to destruction, dozens of arrests and multiple injuries. COLLEGE STATION, TX - Gov. Rick Perry on Wednesday toured a Texas A&M facility where a drug to treat Ebola patients is being studied. The Texas A&M National Center ...


  12. McAuliffe says Asia trip will spur dealsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... success. McAuliffe said he's among a handful of U.S. governors to visit Japan this year, including Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R). Virginia often finds itself competing against other countries in addition to California, New York, Texas and Florida, he ...


  13. Maverick Arms expands in Eagle PassRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Wilson County News

    ... ground pen work, and/or some riding, north of Floresville. Call Rita, 210-381-0003. Post a comment AUSTIN -- Gov. Rick Perry has announced a Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) investment of $300,000 for Maverick Arms Inc., a firearms company specializing ...


  14. Perry Tours A&M Vaccine Facility That Could Mass Produce Ebola TreatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | KBTX-TV Bryan

    ... spent Wednesday morning touring a Texas A&M facility on the front lines of the fight against infectious diseases. Rick Perry got some perspective on the efforts at the A&M National Center for Therapeutics Manufacturing, part of the university's ...


  15. Latest Ebola contact numbers releasedRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... in a Maryland hospital and Vinson is being treated in Atlanta. Jenkins added that he planned to talk with Gov. Rick Perry later Tuesday about making arrangements for those being monitored for Ebola symptoms to vote in the Nov. 4 election without ...


  16. Keep Texas StrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Austin Chronicle

    Dear Editor, In the wake of the debates between Attorney General Greg Abbott and outspoken contender Wendy Davis, questions about the utilization of the Texas Enterprise Fund have come to light. The TEF, created by Gov. Rick Perry in 2003, lures businesses to Texas through a loan-type fund that awards companies who move from other states or countries.


  17. November 4 offers new optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 4 | Daily Texan

    Those of you who have lived in Austin for a while have probably noticed our city's recent growth. This year's election, which will take place Nov. 4, will usher in a new governor for the first time since Rick Perry assumed that office upon George Bush's resignation in December 2000.


  18. U.S. to monitor all travelers from Ebola-stricken nations for 21 daysRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    ... the day, Texas nurse and Ebola patient Nina Pham's condition was upgraded to "good" from "fair," and Texas Gov. Rick Perry announced the opening of a new Ebola healthcare facility near Dallas. American journalist Ashoka Mukpo no longer has Ebola, ...


  19. Texas figured it outRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Washington Post

    ... some to the low taxes and modest regulations maintained over a significant period of time. You could look at Gov. Rick Perry's success in luring businesses from business-unfriendly states. You could note that Texas is a right-to-work state in which ...


  20. A president from Alabama? Why not? asks Sen. Jeff SessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Alabama Live

    ... a candidate's home state. He points to high-profile successes from Sen. Marco Rubio of Florida and Texas Governor Rick Perry as examples of Southerners who have taken prominent places on the national stage. "Neither one of the parties are connecting ...