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Rick Perry Mixed & Matched Data In Big Speech

FactCheck.org | Lori Robertson | Posted 01.22.2015 | Politics

The following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Rick Perry, in his last official speech as Texas governor, mixed and matched jobs data to e...

Rick Perry Touts His Record In His Last Major Speech As Texas Governor

Reuters | Posted 03.17.2015 | Politics

By Jon Herskovitz AUSTIN, Texas, Jan 15 (Reuters) - Texas Governor Rick Perry gave his last major speech as leader of the country's se...

Rick Perry Pushes Grossly Misleading Jobs Stats

FactCheck.org | Lori Robertson | Posted 05.07.2014 | Politics

The Following post first appeared on FactCheck.org. Texas Gov. Rick Perry used grossly misleading statistics to criticize the unemployment pict...

Company's Major Move Gives Perry 'A Walk-Off Home Run'

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 06.30.2014 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — With eight months left in office, Gov. Rick Perry is away from Texas almost as much as he's home — hitting the road hard to t...

Dem Slams Rick Perry

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.18.2013 | Politics

Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley (D) took a hit at Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) in an op-ed published Wednesday in the Washington Post. Perry is travelin...

Perry's 'Tired Old PR Gimmick' Slammed By Another Dem Gov

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 09.12.2013 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) is taking his jobs pitch to another state, telling people in Maryland to "think Texas." “When you grow tired of Marylan...

Rick Perry: It's 'Not About Me'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 07.14.2013 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) defended his efforts to lure jobs to the Lone Star State, brushing off criticism from other governors by saying it's nothing...

Dem Gov Slams Perry For 'Showboating'

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 04.26.2013 | Politics

Illinois Gov. Pat Quinn (D) slammed Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) and others who are trying to take jobs from the Prairie State, saying they're just "show...

Rahm Emanuel Zings Rick Perry

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.23.2013 | Politics

Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel marked the beginning of Texas Gov. Rick Perry's business trip to Illinois with a jab on Monday, targeting the Republican fo...

Perry: 'I'm Not Slipping Off Into The Sunset'

AP | By WILL WEISSERT | Posted 02.07.2012 | Politics

ROUND ROCK, Texas -- Rick Perry acknowledged Monday that he's not used to losing but also vowed "I'm not slipping off into the sunset" while promising...

Rick Perry Jobs Program Fails To Deliver, Study Finds

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — A government watchdog group in Texas said Wednesday that a job creation program touted often by Gov. Rick Perry as he seeks the ...

Jon Ward

Election 2012: Mitt Romney Booby Traps Rick Perry's Jobs Record

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 12.18.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Hours before Tuesday’s Republican presidential debate in Las Vegas, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney’s campaign threw another i...

Anita Perry Blames Obama For Her Son Losing His Job

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.14.2011 | Politics

Anita Perry, the wife of Texas Gov. Rick Perry, said she sympathized with the unemployed Friday because her son resigned from his job at Deutsche Bank...

Romney Campaign Releases Perry 'Jobs Plan'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.06.2011 | Politics

Mitt Romney's presidential campaign took a swipe at Rick Perry on the economy Thursday, releasing a 114-page document called "Rick Perry's Plan To Get...

Lucia Graves

Blame The EPA: Rick Perry Says Environmental Regulations Caused Loss Of 500 Energy-Related Jobs

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucia Graves | Posted 11.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R), the frontrunner in the GOP presidential primary, said that the Environmental Protection Agency's air pollutio...

Perry Touts Jobs Record, But There's Another Side Of The Story

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.15.2011 | Politics

DES MOINES, Iowa — Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Monday that he has the best economic record and executive experience in government of any rival in the...

Cracks Tarnish Rick Perry's Record On Key Issue

AP | PAUL J. WEBER | Posted 09.25.2011 | Politics

SAN ANTONIO — In Vernon, Calif., billboards and radio ads bought by the city in suburban Los Angeles portray Texas Gov. Rick Perry as some kind ...