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Governor Rick Perry

Rick Perry, a Lousy Amigo

Raul A. Reyes | Posted 11.13.2011 | Latino Voices
Raul A. Reyes

Rick Perry hails from a state with a sizable Hispanic population, the nation's second-largest. Unfortunately, his record on issues that concern the Latino community is very troubling. It makes me want to shout, "Not so fast, cowboy!"

The Daily Szep: Gov. Rick Perry

Paul Szep | Posted 11.05.2011 | Comedy
Paul Szep

Leaked: Perry Campaign Guidelines Memo

Tim Young | Posted 10.31.2011 | Comedy
Tim Young

Governor Perry's campaign welcoming letter is quite telling...

Paul Blumenthal

Meet Rick Perry's Religious Right Patron | Paul Blumenthal | Posted 10.27.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Texas Gov. Rick Perry is expected to rally Christian conservative leaders in Texas this weekend to discuss strategies for his bid for th...

Jason Cherkis

Bank Of America To Perry: 'We Will Help You Out' | Jason Cherkis | Posted 10.19.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A Bank of America executive offered more than just encouragement to Texas Gov. Rick Perry in a CSPAN clip uncovered by blog ZeroHedge. H...

Praying Is Not A Crime

Diane Dimond | Posted 10.18.2011 | Religion
Diane Dimond

This column is not about politics or religion. It is about common sense and the right of every citizen in America to pray when and where they want without criticism. Yep, even politicians.

Perry Was For Federal Money Before He Was Against It

Time | Posted 10.17.2011 | Politics

In his presidential-campaign kickoff on Aug. 13, Texas Governor Rick Perry burnished his conservative credentials by attacking the idea of deficit sti...

Jason Cherkis

Rick Perry's Texas Hometown Feels Abandoned By Presidential Hopeful | Jason Cherkis | Posted 10.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- When Texas Governor Rick Perry announced his run for the presidency on Saturday in South Carolina, he began his speech with an origin st...

AT&T Messes with Texas: Is Campaign Cash More Important than Latino Jobs?

Dave Saldana | Posted 10.15.2011 | Latino Voices
Dave Saldana

If Gov. Perry wants Latino support to continue, he probably should spend more time protecting their jobs instead of courting AT&T's campaign dollars.

Rick Perry Prayer Rally Puts 2012 Possibility In Spotlight

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.06.2011 | Politics

Though not yet a declared candidate, Texas Gov. Rick Perry is putting his faith under the national spotlight as a White House prospect with an importa...

Millennials' Democratic Ties: Bent but far From Broken

Michael Hais and Morley Winograd | Posted 10.03.2011 | Politics
Michael Hais and Morley Winograd

The recent survey by the Pew Research Center indicating that the party identification of Millennials had narrowed from 60% Democratic vs. 32% Republican in 2008 to 52% vs. 39% in 2011 produced a flurry of articles by political observers.

High School Sweethearts -- Or Sex Offenders?

Abigail Pesta | Posted 09.24.2011 | Politics
Abigail Pesta

Frank Rodriguez is family man, a husband and father of four daughters. He is also a convicted sex offender.

Rick Perry Holding Prayer Event To Guide 'Nation In Crisis'

Posted 08.06.2011 | Politics

By Jim Forsyth - Sun Jun 5, 6:19 pm ET SAN ANTONIO -- Saying "there is hope for America, and we will find it on our knees," Texas Governor Rick Per...

Lucia Graves

Shooting Survivors Decry Texas Guns-On-Campus Bill | Lucia Graves | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Despite emotional testimony from survivors of the 1966 University of Texas shooting, Texas state senators appeared poised Tuesday afternoon to send to...

WATCH: Texas Governor Rick Perry On 'Today'

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Texas Governor and potential 2012 Republican presidential candidate made an appearance on TODAY to talk about the midterm elections and to promote his...

Gov. Rick Perry Is Right: God Is Speaking in the Gulf Oil Spill

Rev. Chuck Freeman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Rev. Chuck Freeman

"We don't know what the event that has allowed for this massive oil to be released. And until we know that, I hope we don't see a knee-jerk reaction ...

Dickipedia: Rick Perry

Dickipedia | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

James Richard "Rick" Perry (born March 4, 1950) is the secession-happy governor of Texas, an outspoken Christian Conservative despite the fact that ou...

Texas Governor Perry: I Don't Advocate Secession

Austin American-Statesman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

About a month ago, I stood with a bipartisan group of Texas legislators to speak in support of a resolution honoring the 10th Amendment to the U.S. Co...

Governor Rick Perry Explains It All: Swine Flu, CNN, And Iraq

Duncan Quirk | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Duncan Quirk

Houston, We Have A Solution: Let Texas Secede (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

At a "tax day tea party" last week, Governor Rick Perry fired up the crowd by yelling "secede." He said that the federal government had abandoned the ...