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Rick Perry Criticizes Obama For 'No Strategy' On Syria

AP | WILL WEISSERT and NOMAAN MERCHANT | Posted 10.29.2014 | Politics

DALLAS (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry and Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky pounced Friday on President Barack Obama's "we don't have a strategy yet" comment...

GOP Really Wants Obama To Visit The Border. But They Criticized Him For Doing So In 2011

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 11.20.2014 | Politics

Republicans clamoring for a presidential visit to the U.S.-Mexico border this week were singing a different tune after Barack Obama's first trip there...

Rick Perry Ended Up Greeting Obama On The Tarmac After All

The Huffington Post | Mollie Reilly | Posted 07.10.2014 | Politics

Governor Rick Perry ended up greeting President Barack Obama on the tarmac in Texas after all. Despite the Republican's refusal of Obama's initial ...

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...

Perry: I Don't Think Nugent Calling Obama A 'Subhuman Mongrel' Was Racist

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 03.07.2014 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) again commented on rocker Ted Nugent's controversial remark that President Barack Obama is a "subhuman mongrel," saying he d...

Perry Admits He Has 'A Problem' With Nugent's Harsh Obama Insult

The Huffington Post | Paige Lavender | Posted 02.21.2014 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) said he takes issue with rocker Ted Nugent calling President Barack Obama a "subhuman mongrel." "I wouldn't have used tho...

Rick Perry Hurls Medicaid Jab At Obama

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 09.17.2013 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) has made it clear in the past that when it comes to Medicaid expansion, his state will not be participating. On Monday, P...

LOOK: Perry Greets Obama In Texas

Posted 05.09.2013 | Politics

President Obama traveled to Austin, Texas on Thursday, where he was greeted by Governor Rick Perry (R) on the tarmac at Austin-Bergstrom International...

Perry Claim Rated 'Pants On Fire'

Houston Chronicle | Posted 04.29.2013 | Politics

Gov. Rick Perry ‘s recent comments claiming President Obama hasn’t responded to an inquiry for more border security aid from three years ago has b...

Rick Perry Decks The Halls With Boughs Of Homophobia

Rev. Susan Russell | Posted 02.09.2012 | Religion
Rev. Susan Russell

You don't need to be a Christian -- or a constitutional scholar -- to know that there's something wrong in this country when candidates for president can openly express their ignorance about the First Amendment.

Rick Perry's Despicable Campaign Ad

Sally Steenland | Posted 02.09.2012 | Religion
Sally Steenland

In a despicable new campaign ad, he tells lies, advocates discrimination against gay and lesbian Americans, gets history upside down, whines like a victim -- and does it all in the name of Christianity.

Rick Perry Knocks President Obama's Upbringing, Attitude

The Huffington Post | Posted 11.17.2011 | Politics

President Barack Obama's "privileged" upbringing and inability to accept responsibility makes him out of touch with struggling Americans, Texas Gov. R...

Amanda Terkel

WATCH: Rick Perry Says Obama's Policies Are 'Socialist'

HuffingtonPost.com | Amanda Terkel | Posted 11.16.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) is running a new 30-second ad that advocates voting President Obama out of office in 2012 because his "sociali...

9 Other Myths That Birther Rick Perry Might Still Believe

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 12.24.2011 | Comedy

After Rick Perry told "Parade" that he believes that President Obama may have released a fake birth certificate in order to hide his foreign birth, th...

Karl Rove Weighs In On Perry's 'Nutty' Association

Posted 12.24.2011 | Politics

Republican strategist Karl Rove weighed in on Rick Perry's recent flirtation with birtherism Monday, warning the Texas governor and GOP presidential c...

Rick Perry Delivers Speech

Smyrna-Vinings Patch | Anna Varela | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is scheduled to speak Friday morning at the Cobb Energy Performing Arts Centre....

Perry Attacks Main GOP Rival, Obama In Speech

AP | Posted 11.30.2011 | Politics

By KASIE HUNT AND SHANNON MCCAFFREY, ASSOCIATED PRESS (AP) ATLANTA — In his first domestic policy speech as a presidential candidate, Rick Perry ...

Perry Campaign: Obama Criticism 'Outrageous'

Posted 11.26.2011 | Politics

Republican presidential candidate Rick Perry's campaign is firing back at a criticism President Barack Obama directed at the Texas governor over the w...

Rick Perry Video: Governor Celebrates Hanukah With Dancing Rabbis

The Huffington Post | Tara Kelly | Posted 11.25.2011 | Politics

Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) has a longstanding history with Israel. Not only has he defended their foreign policy, but in recent years he's also visited...

Governor Rick Perry: America Love It or Leave It?

Mark Sawyer | Posted 10.22.2011 | Black Voices
Mark Sawyer

So how is it that a candidate for the presidency of the United States can simultaneously proclaim allegiance to the very office and country he has hinted at leaving?

Thinking About Gov. Perry

Clifford L. Alexander, Jr. | Posted 10.18.2011 | Politics
Clifford L. Alexander, Jr.

Governor Perry insults the people in uniform when he pretends to know how they feel about our president, or would feel about him. He has no way of knowing what our military personnel think of President Obama.

Rick Perry: 'I Got In Trouble'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 10.17.2011 | Politics

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — In the words of Gov. Rick Perry, secession was one scenario on the table for frustrated Texans. The BP oil spill? Might have been...

Schultz Apologizes For Error: 'It Was A Mistake'

Posted 10.17.2011 | Media

Ed Schultz apologized on Tuesday for playing a clip of Texas Gov. Rick Perry out of context. On Monday, Schultz played footage of Perry seeming to ...

Sam Stein

White House Sends Disaster Relief To Texas After Bias Accusations

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 08.31.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In early June, Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison (R-Texas) bluntly claimed on national TV that the Obama administration was biased against he...

Rick Perry Assails Obama On Abortion

AP | MICHAEL R. BLOOD | Posted 08.12.2011 | Politics

LOS ANGELES — Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a potential 2012 presidential candidate, accused the Obama administration on Sunday of transforming abortio...