Rick Perry

Texas Governor Rick Perry

Texas gov. calls 2nd special session on abortion

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry on Wednesday called a second special session of the Texas Legislature to pass widespread abortion restrictions across the nation’s second-largest state, after the first attempt by Republicans died […]

06/26/2013

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Hundreds protest Texas abortion restrictions

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – More than 600 women’s rights protesters crowded into the Texas Capitol on Sunday to watch Democrats begin a series of parliamentary maneuvers to stop the Republican majority from passing some of […]

06/23/2013

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FEMA denies aid for Texas fertilizer plant blast

HOUSTON (AP) — The Federal Emergency Management Agency is refusing to provide additional money to help rebuild the small Texas town where a deadly fertilizer plant explosion leveled numerous homes and a school, and killed […]

06/12/2013

Texas Governor Rick Perry

Perry ending California trip empty handed – so far

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry wrapped up his high-profile recruiting trip to California on Wednesday without having persuaded any businesses to relocate to his state — at least not yet.

02/13/2013

Texas Governor Rick Perry

Gov. Perry going to California to recruit business

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry plans to visit California next week to follow up on a small buy of radio ads intended to persuade businesses to relocate to Texas.

02/07/2013

Texas Governor Rick Perry

Perry airs radio ads to attract Calif businesses

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry is airing radio ads in California to convince companies there to relocate to the Lone Star state.

02/04/2013

Judge rules for cheerleaders in Bible banner suit

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – A judge says an East Texas school district policy barring cheerleaders from quoting biblical scripture on banners at high school football games appears to violate their free speech rights. KFDM television […]

10/18/2012

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