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Perry; United and Thriving

Savannah Hurst | Posted 02.01.2017 | Politics
Savannah Hurst

You can find this city hard against the North Raccoon River. The 2010 census showed Perry's population stood at 7,702. But here's a fun fact about the town - it's approximately 35 percent Hispanic.

Mike Huckabee Talks GOP Hopeful's 'Incredibly Bad Blunder'

Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics

Former Arkansas governor and 2008 GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee said this week that Rick Perry may have damaged his presidential campaign i...

Perry's Boots 'Might As Well Be Named 'Oops' And 'Dang'

The Texas Tribune | Ross Ramsey | Posted 12.30.2011 | Politics

It's been a long 12 months for Rick Perry....

Perry Brings In Texas Army To Help In Key Primary State

Posted 12.30.2011 | Politics

By Mary Wisniewski DES MOINES, Iowa--Texas Governor Rick Perry, down in the polls and failing to find a winning campaign strategy, is relying on fo...

Perry's Abortion Shift Puts Him Further From Wife's Work

Posted 12.29.2011 | Politics

By Deborah Charles WASHINGTON--Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry's new opposition to abortion in almost any situation may appease conser...

Perry Tells Dubious Anecdote About 'Obamacare'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.28.2011 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry told an anecdote Wednesday in Urbandale, Iowa of a cancer patient who came up to him claiming that the health care law signed by...

Vet Heckles Perry Over Controversial Ad

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.12.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry was heckled Sunday in Ames, Iowa over his recent ad criticizing President Barack Obama for signing legisl...

Rick Perry Has Another 'Oops' Moment

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.10.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry could not remember Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor's name Friday in an editorial board interview wi...

Perry Goes After Obama Over Don't Ask Don't Tell

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.07.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry pledges to end "[President Barack] Obama's war on religion" in a new television ad airing in Iowa, railin...

Sam Stein

GOP 2012 Candidates Spending Hardly Any Campaign Money In Iowa | Sam Stein | Posted 01.08.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The longstanding theory that the Iowa caucus is won by retail politics has been deeply challenged in this election cycle, as Republican ...

Perry Apologizes Again For Controversial Comment

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.04.2012 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is still apologizing for his comment during a Sept. 22 Republican presidential debate that opponents of in-state tuition for und...

Rick Perry Looks To Bounce Back In Iowa

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.10.2011 | Politics

ORANGE CITY, Iowa — Rick Perry has lost some of his Texas swagger. Maybe that's what happens when a governor tops Republican presidential polls the ...

Rick Perry Squares Off vs. Michelle Bachmann In Her Hometown

Politico | Posted 10.14.2011 | Politics

Rick Perry came to Michele Bachmann’s home town Sunday evening and schooled the newlymminted Iowa front-runner in her native state’s demanding ret...