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Rick Perry Texas Governor

Perry Makes Big Announcement On Future Plans

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.08.2013 | Politics

Texas Governor Rick Perry (R) announced Monday that he will not seek reelection in 2014. "The time has come to pass on the mantle of leadership," ...

Will He Or Won't He? Perry Expected To Announce Reelection Decision

Posted 09.07.2013 | Politics

By WILL WEISSERT, The ASSOCIATED PRESS SAN ANTONIO -- Will he or won't he? Gov. Rick Perry has invited friends and supporters to San Antonio and...

Students Rally Around College Prez In Tuition Controversy

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.11.2012 | College

Students are rallying to make sure University of Texas President Bill Powers doesn't lose his job over a clash with Gov. Rick Perry and his appointees...

Rick Perry's Donors Reaped Benefits In Texas' Pay-For-Play Culture | NICHOLAS CONFESSORE and MICHAEL LUO | Posted 10.20.2011 | Politics

Over three terms in office, Mr. Perry’s administration has doled out grants, tax breaks, contracts and appointments to hundreds of his most generous...

Rick Perry's "Texas Miracle" Con Job

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 10.12.2011 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

Texas governor and reported GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry is the nation's greatest political con artist. His so called "Texas Miracle" does not stand up to even cursory fact-finding.

Team Obama Takes A Swipe At Rick Perry's Record

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.12.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama's political team is taking an early swipe at Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who's set to officially dive into the presid...

Rick Perry Willing To Send U.S. Troops Into Mexico To Fight Drug War

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, soon to be the leader of the Republican Governors Association, continued his argument Thursday that the federal government need...

Texas Gov. Rick Perry On Recession: "We're In One?"

Political Wire | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R), facing a tough primary challenge from Sen. Kay Baily Hutchison (R), left many puzzled when he declared his state was recess...