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  1. Border Apprehensions in Texas Spiked in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MyHighPlains.com

    ... the Rio Grande Valley in June. Weeks later, the Texas National Guard was deployed to assist in the mission. Gov. Rick Perry , House Speaker Joe Straus and Lt. Gov. David Dewhurst said last month that the operation would extend through August and ...

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  2. Texas, Gateway to Havana?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Austin Chronicle

    Gov. Rick Perry has lambasted Pres. Barack Obama 's plan to soften and potentially normalize US relations with Cuba.

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  3. Bobby Jindal Defends AFA Prayer Rally At LSU As Anti-Gay Hate Group...Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Towleroad

    ... that other possible headliners include perennial GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum. Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry headlined an AFA prayer rally in Houston in 2011 to kick off his presidential campaign, so we assume Perry and GOP Texas Sen. ...

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  4. Brasch WordsTHE Resurrection of IntoleranceRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... violent acts.Our foes around the world must be cheerring them on, knowing that dividing America - and Texas Gov. Rick Perry has even talked publicly of seccession - would fatally weaken its federal compact. David Neiwert, an award-winning journalist ...

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  5. American OpinionPASSWORDS for SaleRead the original story

    12 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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  6. Make My DayDUTCH Scientists Grow Synthetic Sausages in a LabRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... American jobs. What might have been encouraging was that with few exceptions - an exchange between Ron Paul and Rick Perry on letters each had written, or between Perry and Mitt Romney over achievements in the states they served as governor - the ...

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  7. Brasch WordsBANNING the First AmendmentRead the original story

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

    13 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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  9. Editorial: Fix education, fix income inequalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Houston Chronicle

    ... mint tea on the veranda in some colonial outpost a century ago? Income inequality doesn't matter if you're Gov. Rick Perry . "We don't grapple with that here," he told The Washington Post in a recent interview. The state's longest-serving governor ...

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  10. Ar InvestigatesA Florida County's Unbroken Circle of CorruptionRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2013 | American Reporter

    About one-fourth of all Texans do not have health care coverage. Yet Gov. Rick Perry opposes the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act , and vows to block the expansion of Medicaid in his state.

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  11. Market MoverFAREWELL to IowaRead the original story

    Jan 9, 2011 | American Reporter

    Bracketed by debates Saturday night and Sunday morning, and with the New Hampshire primary on Tuesday, the six Republican candidates for their party's presidential nomination had little time to prepare. Yet they were out in force all day Saturday, all over the state at crowded rallies where they seemed to command respect and popularity.

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  12. Students block naming of building after Rick PerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Examiner.com

    As if recent stories about his indictment for abuse of power and his failure to understand the indictment were not enough, Governor Rick Perry, , has chalked up even another humiliation: The students at Texas A&M University successfully circulated a petition with over 7,000 signatures and prevented the naming of a building after the controversial governor, according to The Dallas Morning News on Thursday. The building in question, which currently is called The Academic Building, is over 100 years old and mired in tradition, such as the Silver Taps Ceremony , which is a service of tribute to students who have passed away.

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  13. Texas Investigates Medicaid Fraud Detection Firm for CorruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Kos

    That's right. A firm hired by the state to detect medicaid fraud and child abuse probes is under investigation for public corruption.

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  14. Inspector General resigns amid questions over no-bid contractsRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Family Badge

    ... up projects for the agency, said spokeswoman Linda Gockel Edwards. On Thursday, state officials, including Gov. Rick Perry, called for investigations into all transactions between the state and 21CT. Later in the day, Dr. Kyle Janek, executive ...

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

    Yesterday | Texas Tribune

    The Academic Building at Texas A&M University was about to have its name changed to the "Governor Rick Perry '72 Building," but the governor declined the honor . This inspired the first song on this week's playlist: "My Name" by Kevin Morby.

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  16. Texas official resigns over no-bid contractRead the original story

    Yesterday | Tyler Morning Telegraph

    The widening fallout over $110 million in no-bid state contracts awarded to an Austin tech company forced the resignation of a second top state official Friday, this time at the request of Republican Gov. Rick Perry, as criminal prosecutors prepare for a likely investigation into the taxpayer-funded deal. Texas Health and Human Services Commission Inspector General Doug Wilson submitted his resignation after the governor expressed a loss of confidence, Perry spokeswoman Lucy Nashed said.

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  17. EDITORIAL: The Aggie joke was on Gov. PerryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Beaumont Enterprise

    His alma mater, Texas A&M University, planned to name a building after him. After all, he is leaving office soon as the longest-serving governor in Texas history - 14 years.

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  18. Bush and Rubio, mentor and protege, become potential 2016 foesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Washington Examiner

    ... Alex Conant said. Two presidential candidates from one state is not unheard of. Indeed, two Texans, Gov. Rick Perry and Sen. Ted Cruz, are both expected to vie for the Republican nomination in 2016. "Jeb's the mentor, Marco's the protege," said Mac ...

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  19. On Native GroundOCCUPY Wall Street: the Inevitable Result of Three Decades of InequalityRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... that ought to lead our nation. With CNN's help, Romney scored 4 percent of the vote, compared to 8 percent for Rick Perry, the Texas governor behind the religious criticism and the man whom CNN apparently believes is Romney's main competition. On ...

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  20. Make My DayWIKILEAKS Leaker Peeved his Book LeakedRead the original story

    Sep 23, 2011 | American Reporter

    BRADENTON, Fla. -- I suddenly started feeling sorry for Gov. Rick Perry last night.

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