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Rick Perry Pension

Rick Perry's Pension Problem -- And Ours

David Boaz | Posted 02.17.2012 | Politics
David Boaz

Why should elected officials receive a pension at all? Service in elected office should be temporary, not a career.

Rick Perry 'Retires'

The Texas Tribune | Jay Root | Posted 02.15.2012 | Politics

Gov. Rick Perry has done something his opponents have been hoping he'd do for years: retire. But it's not what the governor's detractors had in mind....

Despite Rhetoric, Perry Reaps Big Benefits Of Being Government Employee

Texas Tribune | Jay Root | Posted 01.08.2012 | Politics

As a Texas governor and presidential candidate, Rick Perry has repeatedly turned to the marketplace for policy solutions to health care and retirement...