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  1. Texas House agrees on budget, but not border securityRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | El Paso Times

    ... plan to spend $565 million on border security. The topic has been controversial since last summer, when thenGov. Rick Perry dispatched National Guard soldiers and state troopers to the border in what he called a crisis, but which critics say ...

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  2. GOP presidential hopefuls denounce Obamacare but get fundingRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... Govs. Chris Christie of New Jersey, Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and Scott Walker of Wisconsin and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry. (Reuters)...

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  3. Rand Paul signs pollster for presidential campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Politico

    ... Steve Munisteri, Mike Biundo, and Doug Stafford. Fabrizio's resume is a long one: He worked on then-Texas Gov. Rick Perry's 2012 presidential campaign - Perry recently inked Greg Strimple to poll for his likely campaign - and was a top strategist on ...

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  4. Shifting Texas state troopers to the border has coincided with fewer traffic tickets, more accidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Daily Kos

    ... increased emphasis on border security-which includes the deployment of Texas National Guard troops by former Gov. Rick Perry. The lack of data obviously has not stopped Republican lawmakers from preparing to spend even more money on the effort. A ...

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  5. Editorial: Discrimination bill is indefensibleRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Monadnock Ledger-Transcript

    ... Cruz of Texas and Senator Marco Rubio of Florida, all of whom defended Gov. Pence in lockstep. (Rick Santorum and Rick Perry both took to Twitter to make their case for Gov. Pence's action as well .) Here in New Hampshire, we've seen a similar bill ...

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  6. 2016 GOP Hopefuls Attack ObamaCare But Take the MoneyRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Drudge Retort

    ... Scott Walker of Wisconsin, Chris Christie of New Jersey, Bobby Jindal of Louisiana and former Texas Governor Rick Perry, all staunch opponents of President Barack Obama's 2010 Affordable Care Act, have collectively applied for and won at least $352 ...

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  7. Who's bidding against Birmingham for a presidential debate?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Rick Perry, governor of Texas, speaks during a presidential debate sponsored by Bloomberg and The Washington Post held at Dartmouth College in Hanover, New Hampshire, U.S., on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2011. Birmingham is trying to land a debate for the 2016 election.

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  8. November Madness: The 2016 Republican Presidential BracketRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | KUT-FM Austin

    ... their natural geographic region in order to establish some kind of competitive balance," Schnur says. "Now that Rick Perry's wearing those glasses, he looks more like a business man and manager than a populist anyway," Schnur says. "So although the ...

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  9. Film incentives survive as Texas House sets budget after marathon sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... supporting the so-called "deal closer" funds to attract business to Texas, despite a dust up over how then-Gov. Rick Perry 's office was administering the early enterprise fund programs. Rep. Angie Chen Button , R-Richardson, is carrying bills to ...

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  10. Toyota's Jim Lentz: Plano headquarters expected to be magnet for young workersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Toyota North America CEO Jim Lentz speaks with Texas Gov. Rick Perry during the Toyota "Hello Texas" event on October 27, 2014 in Plano, Texas. When Toyota North America CEO Jim Lentz talks about the automaker's new $350 million, 100-acre headquarters in Plano, he gets excited.

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  11. Why politicians turn to religion in times of uncertaintyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Deseret News

    ... country," The New York Times' Frank Bruni wrote on February 14 , commenting primarily on former Texas governor Rick Perry's call for prayer to combat wildfires in 2012. "Politicians in general, and Republicans in particular, shouldn't genuflect as ...

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  12. Correction: Nevada Rancher-Federal Lands storyRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... to graze illegally on public land outside his southern Nevada property.A Texas land dispute has outgoing Gov. Rick Perry and the Republican candidate favored to replace him, Greg Abbott, decrying the same federal agency currently embroiled in an ...

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  13. Rick Perry Hires Michael Bay To Direct 2016 CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Burnt Orange Report

    Today, about a week after fellow Texan Ted Cruz announced his candidacy for president, came surprising news from the Rick Perry camp, which announced they were bringing Transformers director Michael Bay on as a member of their staff. Though Perry has not confirmed his own 2016 run, staffers have said Bay is being brought in to "direct a sequel of epic proportions," which hints at another run for president.

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  14. Every 2016 GOP Presidential Hopeful Owns Guns BUT Bush & ChristieRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | AmmoLand

    Every 2016 GOP presidential hopeful except Jeb Bush and New Jersey Chris Christie own guns, and lots of them . Between the " 15 noteworthy" contenders there are at least " 40 guns " privately owned, and these include Senator Ted Cruz's .357 Magnum and shotgun, Senator Lindsey Graham's AR-15, former Governor Rick Perry's " jogging " gun, the revolver Senator Marco Rubio says he bought "for protection" in 2010, and Governor Bobby Jindal's Smith & Wesson .38 Special, among others.

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  15. Senate moves to bolster infectious disease responseRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

    ... disease threat." The legislation stems mostly from recommendations by a task force established by then-Gov. Rick Perry in October 2014 after a man in Dallas became the first person in the United States diagnosed with Ebola. The bill is designed to ...

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  16. Cruz Jumps Into Top Tier of GOP FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Political Wire

    A new Public Policy Polling survey finds Sen. Ted Cruz's support nationally has jumped from 5% to 16% in just over a month. Scott Walker continues to lead the field with 20%, followed by Jeb Bush at 17%, Cruz at 16%, Ben Carson and Rand Paul at 10%, Marco Rubio and Mike Huckabee at 6%, Chris Christie at 4%, and Rick Perry at 3%.

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  17. Las Vegas invites presidential hopefuls to slug it out hereRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Las Vegas was host to one of the 2012 Republican presidential debates. Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, left, and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry work out a difference of opinion during the GOP debate at the Sands Expo Center at The Venetian on Oct. 18, 2011.

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  18. The Clinton email scandal: a double standard?Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun

    ... officials in similar positions, such as presumptive presidential nominees ( Martin O'Malley , Jeb Bush , Rick Perry and Scott Walker ) and former secretaries of state ( Colin Powell ). Clinton is the one taking advantage of a double std. In 2007, Ms ...

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  19. Cruz Gets a BumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | The Washington Monthly

    ... soon see if Carson or Huckabee can get some of this support back, or if it's leeched away by Scott Walker, or if Rick Perry or Bobby Jindal or Rick Santorum or some combination of them can poach on it with their own announcement events. All I'll say ...

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  20. Texas House OKs $210B budget after 17-hour floor debateRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Click2Houston

    ... for risky corporate startups and funding to test high school athletes for steroids - both fixtures of former Gov. Rick Perry's 14 years in office - were quickly dismantled. Calls to abolish film incentives that subsidized a reality show of Dallas ...

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