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Rick Perry Debate

New Book Reveals Cause Of Rick Perry's 'Oops'

Reuters | Posted 11.23.2012 | Politics

Sept 22 (Reuters) - Texas Governor Rick Perry's embarrassing inability to remember a government department he would eliminate if he became president...

Perry Was On Painkillers During Disastrous Debates, Book Claims

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 04.03.2012 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry was operating under the influence of painkillers during Republican presidential debates earlier this election cycle, a new e-boo...

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. ...

Perry Names A New Government Agency He Would Cut, Leaving Out One

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.13.2012 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry named a different government agency he would cut as president in an interview on a Savannah, Georgia radio station Friday mornin...

What's The 'One Thing' Rick Perry Regrets About His Campaign?

The Huffington Post | Hayley Miller | Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

Through all of the trials and tribulations Texas Gov. Rick Perry has encountered in his run for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination, there is ...

Rick Perry Escalates Fight With Nancy Pelosi

AP | By JEFF AMY and LAURIE KELLMAN | Posted 01.18.2012 | Politics

PEARL, Miss. -- Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who's running for president, is picking a fight with House Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi, who is not. Struggli...

Jason Linkins

Nancy Pelosi Declines Rick Perry's Strange Debate Request

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

Over the past few months, Rick Perry hasn't exactly distinguished himself as an ace debater, owing to the fact that the cherry that sits atop his brai...

Perry Challenges Top Democrat To Debate

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate and Texas Gov. Rick Perry challenged House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) to a public debate next week in a...

What Was That Third Thing Again?

Rick Horowitz | Posted 01.14.2012 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Rick Perry has a brain freeze. Rick Horowitz has a suggestion.

WATCH: Rick Perry Dubs Fellow GOP Candidate His 'Lifeline' Before Debate

The Huffington Post | Meghan Neal | Posted 03.15.2012 | Politics

Joking around backstage before Saturday night's GOP presidential debate, Rick Perry told Rick Santorum, "Tonight, If I need a lifeline, I'm just going...

Ron Paul Weighs In On Rick Perry 'Oops' Moment

AP | By JIM DAVENPORT | Posted 01.12.2012 | Politics

SPARTANBURG, S.C. -- Ron Paul said he didn't mean to embarrass fellow Texan Rick Perry when Perry forgot, during a debate, one of the three federal ag...

"Oops"?! Rick Perry Said "Oops"?!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 01.11.2012 | Comedy
Rick Horowitz

Three people I'd boot off that GOP debate stage right now: Herman Cain, Michele Bachmann, and... and...

The Most Epic Debate Fails

Posted 01.11.2012 | Politics

Since the first nationally televised debate in 1960 (an event that was enshrined in history for launching John F. Kennedy to stardom), the broadcast e...

WATCH: This Explains A Lot

Posted 01.11.2012 | Comedy

When Rick Perry couldn't remember the name of the third governmental agency he intended to cut, most declared the campaign over. But Conan revealed th...

WATCH: Jon Stewart Rips Rick Perry's Debate 'Oops'

The Huffington Post | Katla McGlynn | Posted 01.11.2012 | Comedy

It's no surprise that the topic of discussion on Thursday night's "Daily Show" was Wednesday night's CNBC debate in Michigan -- specifically, Rick Per...

WATCH: Rick Perry Tries To List Three More Things

Posted 01.10.2012 | Comedy

The highlight (or lowlight, depending on who you are) of Wednesday night's CNBC debate was undoubtedly Rick Perry's minute-long stammer fest. It reall...

'Everyone Has Their Oops Moment'

Portsmouth Patch | Marc Fortier, Robert Cook, Carol Robidoux and Carolyn Dube | Posted 01.10.2012 | Politics

Rick Perry's New Hampshire supporters are rallying around their candidate, saying his gaffe in Wednesday night's CNBC debate isn't as big a deal as so...

Twitter Explodes With Laughter At Perry

Posted 01.10.2012 | Politics

Rick Perry threw his campaign into jeopardy Wednesday night when he failed to remember the third government agency he would eliminate, stumbling his w...

Amanda Terkel

Perry Campaign Fundraising Off Of Debate Catastrophe

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 01.10.2012 | Politics

Early Thursday morning, Texas Gov. Rick Perry's (R) campaign sent out an email to supporters, asking them to donate to the Texas governor's campaign a...

Rick Perry: 'I'm Human Like Everyone Else'

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 01.10.2012 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry appeared on five morning television shows Thursday after Wednesday night's Republican presidential debate, where he struggled to...

Perry Tries To Reassure GOP About His Debate Woes

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 12.31.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Rick Perry on Sunday sought to reassure GOP primary voters concerned about his wobbly presidential debate performances, saying he would ...

Rick Perry: 'Shoot, I May Get To Be A Good Debater Before This Is All Over' (VIDEO)

Patch.com | Posted 12.29.2011 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry officially entered the New Hampshire Primary on Friday, Oct. 28, becoming the last major presidential candidate to jump into the...

Rick Perry May Skip Some Of Remaining GOP Debates

Posted 12.27.2011 | Politics

Texas Governor Rick Perry's presidential campaign appeared to suggest on Wednesday that he might skip out on some of the remaining Republican debates....

Rick Perry Responds To Question About Drug Use, Writes Campaign Cheer

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 12.13.2011 | Politics

Rick Perry acknowledged in recent interviews that he is not the best debater, reflecting the consensus of observers. "A debate is an eight-ring cir...

Twitter Responds To Rick Perry's Massive Gaffe

Ross Luippold | Posted 12.11.2011 | Comedy

Sometimes, it's just too easy. After tonight's Washington Post/Bloomberg GOP debate, Rick Perry misspoke when talking to the press at Dartmouth Col...