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  1. Rick Perry: 'I was a bit arrogant' during 2012 run for White HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | Washington Times

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry , sounding like a guy who is ready to run for president in 2016, said Tuesday that "preparation" is the key to running for the highest office in the land. Mr. Perry , who crashed out of the 2012 race for the GOP nomination, said he had been coming off back surgery at the time and simply wasn't ready to run for the most influential position in the world.

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  2. Patrick, Van de Putte go on attack in debateRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | Amarillo.com

    ... to be protected from terrorists, drug smugglers and gang members slipping into U.S. territory. Asked about Gov. Rick Perry's signature economic incentive funds, which are supposed to attract top job creators to Texas but whose financial specifics ...

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  3. In Debate, Patrick and Van de Putte Spar Over TaxesRead the original story w/Photo

    26 min ago | Gilmer Mirror

    ... has been steadfast in his opposition to the so-called Texas DREAM Act , which was signed by Republican Gov. Rick Perry , arguing that it gives individuals who entered the country illegally a leg up in the admissions process. "We're not saying they ...

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  4. Final debate for Abbott, Davis in governor's raceRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | KXXV-TV Waco

    ... deficits. But Abbott is the one entering the debate on the defensive. His office is under scrutiny over Gov. Rick Perry's Texas Enterprise Fund that has awarded a half-billion dollars to companies that include Toyota and Facebook. A state audit last ...

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  5. Potential '16 GOP Candidates Call on 'God's People' to VoteRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | News Max

    A number of potential GOP presidential candidates have recorded radio ads urging conservative Christians to vote in November's midterm elections, CBN News reported . Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, Texas Gov. Rick Perry, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee are heard urging "God's people" to take up their "call" to vote, in the 30-second radio spots for a Get Out the Vote effort by the American Renewal Project .

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  6. Courts - Texas' tweeting Supreme Court justiceRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Indiana Law Blog

    ... State Supreme Court justices serve six-year terms. Justice Willett, who was first appointed to the court by Gov. Rick Perry in 2005, has won two elections since and will be on the ballot again in 2018. He calls it "political malpractice" not to make ...

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  7. Rick Perry: a I was a bit arrogant ...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Washington Times

    Texas Gov. Rick Perry, sounding like a guy who is ready to run for president in 2016, said Tuesday that "preparation" is the key to running for the highest office in the land. Mr. Perry, who crashed out of the 2012 race for the GOP nomination, said he had been coming off back surgery at the time and simply wasn't ready to run for the most influential position in the world.

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  8. Cruz, Perry, Huckabee, Jindal Mobilize Christian Vote for MidtermsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | News Max

    A number of possible GOP presidential candidates have recorded radio ads urging conservative Christians to vote in November's midterm elections , CBN News reported. Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, Texas Gov. Rick Perry, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal, and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee are heard urging "God's people" to take up their "call" to vote, in the 30-second radio spots for a Get Out the Vote effort by the American Renewal Project.

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  9. Previewing the Texas governor's debateRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PolitiFact

    ... Act; we don't know if Abbott agrees with the platform provision or not. The winner in November will succeed Gov. Rick Perry. Perry, who might make another run for president, has been governor since 2000, just after George W. Bush resigned to move to ...

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  10. Rick Perry: White Housemust address beheadingRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Rick Perry said on Monday that the Obama administration will have to address the beheading of an Oklahoma woman in what the Texas governor noted closely resembles an act of terrorism. "At some point in time, the administration does have to address this as what is appears to many people that it is - and that is an act of violence that is associated with terrorism," Perry said on Fox News' "Fox & Friends."

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  11. Abbott's Enterprise Fund issuesRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Off the Kuff

    While critics were hounding Gov. Rick Perry a decade ago about his job-luring Texas Enterprise Fund, his lawyers went to Attorney General Greg Abbott to block the release of applications that supposedly had been filled out by the entities requesting taxpayer subsidies. Abbott's office, tasked with deciding which government records have to be made public, told Perry's lawyers they must keep the applications secret under exemptions to state transparency laws, according to attorney general rulings and news reports.

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  12. Lieutenant governor candidates debate education, border securityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    ... education. Citing the recently released state audit of the Texas Enterprise Fund, Van de Putte chastised Gov. Rick Perry's office for the way it handled the fund. "I was appalled to learn that the governor had instilled a process for our Texas ...

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  13. US beheading suspect to be chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... to a lot of this, which we will have in our probable cause affidavit," the spokesman told CNN. Texas governor Rick Perry, tipped by some to run for Republican US presidential nominee in 2016, weighed in on the case Monday, suggesting that Nolen ...

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  14. Southern neighbor steps upRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Camera

    ... minors, led to a U.S. political backlash that continues to resonate from Washington to Chiapas. Texas Gov. Rick Perry recently drew a heated response from Mexican officials after suggesting that Mexico wasn't doing its part to stem the flow, which ...

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  15. Today's Between the Covers podcast is with Francis FukuyamaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2014 | National Review Online

    ... Charlie and Kevin discuss teachers unions in Florida, Obama's separation-of-powers problem, and libeling Rick Perry in Texas. Charlie and Kevin discuss the practical problems with the "rape culture" meme; some new audio from Ferguson; and ...

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  16. American OpinionPASSWORDS for SaleRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... China's spear-thrust into America's democratic heart. Yeah. They and their patricians, the secessionist Gov. Rick Perry of Texas, dumb Bill O'Reilly, satanic Michael Savage, the angry Sean Hannity and stupid Mark Schnitt, offer us their bizarre ...

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  17. Lieutenant governor candidates come out swingingRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

    ... to be protected from terrorists, drug smugglers and gang members slipping into U.S. territory. Asked about Gov. Rick Perry's signature economic incentive funds, which are supposed to attract top job creators to Texas but whose financial specifics ...

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  18. Brasch WordsBANNING the First AmendmentRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... straw poll with 37% of the vote - more than twice the total of his two nearest challengers, Texas Gov. Rick Perry and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. AR Photo: Ted Manna The founder of Godfather Pizza more than doubled the combined showing of ...

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  19. Brasch WordsMISS America: Auditioning for Center StageRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... to China Jon Huntsman and former Speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives Newt Gingrich, as well as Gov. Rick Perry of Texas, have already seized on the words and made statements about them. A story about Huntsman's comment appeared in the ...

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  20. Lt. Gov. Candidates Patrick, Van de Putte Go On Attack In DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS Local

    ... to be protected from terrorists, drug smugglers and gang members slipping into U.S. territory. Asked about Gov. Rick Perry's signature economic incentive funds, which are supposed to attract top job creators to Texas but whose financial specifics ...

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