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Perry Case Complicates Boehner's Lawsuit

Chris Weigant | Posted 10.18.2014 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Republicans are going to be arguing one thing for Perry, and the exact opposite for Obama. This is going to become more and more obvious to all concerned.

The GOP's Sham Denunciation of Ted Nugent

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 02.23.2014 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

GOP Senators Rand Paul, Ted Cruz, Texas governor Rick Perry, and The Washington Times in quick succession indignantly denounced racist loudmouth, rock...

Perry Singer Engaged To Toronto Blue Jays Catcher

AP | Posted 10.02.2013 | Celebrity

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Band Perry singer Kimberly Perry is engaged to Toronto Blue Jays catcher J.P. Arencibia. The engage...

Perry: Implementing Obamacare Is A 'Criminal Act'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 10.02.2013 | Politics

On the same day that 2.8 million people visited Healthcare.gov, the website to sign up for the new healthcare exchanges under Obamacare, Texas Gov. Ri...

What Women in Texas and South India Have in Common

Vivian Norris | Posted 09.15.2013 | Politics
Vivian Norris

Little did I know that our conversation about patriarchy and women's rights and the parallels between her rural impoverished part of South India and my home state of Texas would ring so true when Senator Wendy Davis stood for half a day to filibuster for women's right to choose

Musings on Windsor and Perry and a Better Day for America

Dana Beyer | Posted 08.28.2013 | Gay Voices
Dana Beyer

Trans people are often married when they transition, so these rulings add comfort to knowing that the complicated politics of gendered identity will have less impact on their relationships, particularly when they dissolve or inheritance issues arise.

How Full Is That Glass? Reflecting on Voting Rights, Employment Discriminiation and Gay Marriage

Peter M. Shane | Posted 08.26.2013 | Politics
Peter M. Shane

In the Windsor and Perry cases, the Court has given Americans much to cheer. The Court has also left much, however, to a political process that the Court has befouled by taking the side of state rights against actual democracy.

It's Not a Mystery When State Laws Prohibiting Same-Sex Couples From Marrying "Became Unconstitutional"

Elizabeth B. Wydra | Posted 05.26.2013 | Politics
Elizabeth B. Wydra

It may have taken us 100 years to get it right with respect to race-restrictions on the freedom to marry, but it doesn't mean those laws weren't unconstitutional in 1868. The same is true, nearly 150 years after the ratification of the Fourteenth Amendment, for laws that deny gay and lesbian couples the freedom to marry.

Perry Battle Leads To Unintended Result

AP | RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics

HOUSTON — Texas Gov. Rick Perry has spent much of the past three years loudly and defiantly fighting against what he views as Washington meddlin...

Key Race Becomes Proxy Battle Between Perry, Palin

USA Today | Posted 05.21.2012 | Politics

The Texas Senate GOP primary has now become a battle between Rick Perry and Sarah Palin....

Perry Explains Where God Stands On 'Oops Moments'

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 07.02.2012 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — God forgives people for their "oops moments" even if the American electorate does not, failed Republican presidential candidate ...

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...

Poll Reveals Trouble Ahead For Perry

AP | WILL WEISSERT and JIM VERTUNO | Posted 03.27.2012 | Politics

AUSTIN, Texas — Texas Gov. Rick Perry's White House bid tarnished his image enough that he's about as popular in his solidly Republican home sta...

Hunter Stuart

WATCH: The Best Of Rick Perry's Bumbling Campaign For President

HuffingtonPost.com | Hunter Stuart | Posted 05.14.2014 | Politics

Texas Governor Rick Perry has finally come to grips with reality and decided to drop out of the contest for the Republican nomination for President. ...

Peter S. Goodman

The Disconnect: In South Carolina, Candidates And Citizens Occupy Separate Realms

HuffingtonPost.com | Peter S. Goodman | Posted 01.19.2012 | Business

COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Inside a cavernous ballroom at a downtown hotel, Newt Gingrich stands beneath crystal chandeliers, addressing a crowd of several hun...

Ryan Grim

Perry Challenges Romney To Release Tax Returns

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 01.16.2012 | Politics

Rick Perry on Monday joined Rick Santorum and Newt Gingrich in calling for Mitt Romney to release his tax returns quickly, so that voters can find out...

Perry Lets His Drawl Hang Out

AP | BRIAN BAKST | Posted 03.12.2012 | Politics

PICKENS, S.C. — Rick Perry is pouring on the down-home charm as he seeks a campaign revival in South Carolina, betting that geographic kinship w...

Calling New Hampshire's Primary

Chris Weigant | Posted 03.11.2012 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Iit's time to haul out the old crystal ball and attempt to predict what's going to happen. If you hate these types of speculative wonktastic articles, then I strongly advise you to just close this article right now.

Perry Faces Skepticism In Key State

The State | Adam Beam | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

SPARTANBURG -- Heath Stephens, a 48-year-old auto repair shop owner, has decided he is not voting for Mitt Romney....

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 Son Mocks Santorum's Sweater Vest

Posted 01.05.2012 | Politics

Griffin Perry, son of GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry, tweeted a jab at his father's rival on Thursday, using a college sports rivalry to rib Ri...

Results and Consequences

Robert Hoopes | Posted 03.05.2012 | Politics
Robert Hoopes

Will Romney be able to conduct a campaign fighting on four fronts, and ultimately take the presidency? I don't think so.

Gingrich, Santorum, Perry, Bachmann to Court: "Will an (Activist) Judge Put Me on Virginia Ballot?"

Paul Abrams | Posted 03.04.2012 | Politics
Paul Abrams

Virginia Law sets the conditions for candidates to get on the Virginia primary ballot. Now come Gingrich, Santorum, Perry and Bachmann asking a judge to overrule the law and put them on the ballot. What kind of judge could possibly do that?

The Non-Romney Race in Iowa

James Moore | Posted 03.04.2012 | Politics
James Moore

Mitt Romney has money and the moderate politics to give the president a tough fight in the fall. But he doesn't give his own party those sweaty palms of excitement. He could have a very miserable 2012.

2012's Worst Rose Parade Floats (Doug's Dozen VIDEO)

Doug Molitor | Posted 03.04.2012 | Comedy
Doug Molitor

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