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2 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

Obama suggests he'll need more time on immigration policy

President Barack Obama is blaming Russia for the escalating violence in eastern Ukraine, but says the U.S. won't take military action there.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, US Politics, Barack Obama, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas

7 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Rick Perry's comeback headed off at the pass

It was all going so well for Texas Gov. Rick Perry - until the indictment. His efforts to move past a disastrous 2012 presidential run that had become a reliable punch line for a senior moment seemed to be working.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Texas, US National Guard, US Military, John McCain, Republican

Thu Aug 28, 2014

Daily Texan

Protesters arrested for obstructing traffic on the Drag

Five people were arrested on Guadalupe Street on Wednesday for obstructing traffic while protesting looming closures of abortion clinics in Texas.

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Related Topix: University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, US Governors

Texas Tribune

Secretive Group Launches Pro-Perry Site

A secretive nonprofit, which until recently has been known solely for its efforts to unseat New York Democrats, has launched an online campaign in support of Gov. Rick Perry in light of his recent legal troubles.

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Related Topix: New York, US News, US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, WebMD, Public Relations

The Washington Post

The most important word in Rand Paul's attack on Hillary Clinton

Sen. Rand Paul is really good at making news, and he did it again Wednesday night with an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal that, in part, attacked Hillary Clinton for being too hawkish on Syria .

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Related Topix: US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Senator Rand Paul, Hillary Clinton, US Governors, Ron Paul, US House of Representatives

Cybercast News Service

Texas abuzz about possible Perry-Cruz 2016 battle

After plummeting from prime contender to political punchline three years ago, Gov. Rick Perry has spent months gearing up for a second run.

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Related Topix: Senator Ted Cruz, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Texas, Texas Government, US Governors, Republican, Jim DeMint

Texas Tribune

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, left, and Judge Bert Richardson, right.

If Bert Richardson remains on the bench for the criminal case against Gov. Rick Perry , those who know the former prosecutor say trial watchers will be treated to an engaged judge.

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Related Topix: Richardson, TX, Texas Government, Texas, US Governors, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Bexar County, TX

MyHighPlains.com

In Trial Lawyer, Perry Finds a Tenacious Advocate

Tony Buzbee, who is leading Gov. Rick Perry's defense, has made a fortune being the kind of lawyer the governor has spent much of his time in office villainizing.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Austin, TX, Travis County, TX

Wed Aug 27, 2014

Hispanically Speaking

Rick Perry Deploys Texas National Guard on Mexican Border

The first units of the National Guard contingent Texas Gov. Rick Perry is deploying to the Mexican border amid a surge in the arrivals of unaccompanied minors from Central America are in position, authorities said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas

WIS-TV Columbia

Perry says GOP Congress is key to solving problems

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is telling the South Carolina GOP that it's important for Republicans to control Congress so they can solve the country's immigration problem and other national issues.

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Related Topix: US News, US Governors

KXAN-TV Austin

Wendy Davis escalates push for female votes

With time running out in an underachieving campaign for Texas governor, Democrat Wendy Davis is brandishing a darker and tougher edge in an aggressive courtship of female voters who are essential to her chances of pulling an upset in November.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, US News, Violent Crime, US Governors

Examiner.com

Rick Perry poses in front of roasting pig while honoring James Foley

As if simply mourning the death of executed journalist James Foley was not enough, Governor Rick Perry took it upon himself to pose in front of a roasting pig and ask voters to "make sure to see" his pig.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Rochester, NH

Norwalk Citizen News

Texas' Wendy Davis escalates push for female votes

With time running out in an underachieving campaign for Texas governor, Democrat Wendy Davis is brandishing a darker and tougher edge in an aggressive courtship of female voters who are essential to her chances of pulling an upset in November.

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Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, US News, Violent Crime, US Governors

The Washington Post

Rick Perry was winning the PR war. Then he went and did this.

Texas Gov. Rick Perry delivers a speech Aug. 8 at the 2014 RedState Gathering in Fort Worth, Tex.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, Public Relations, Fort Worth, TX

Breitbart.com

Reports: Conservative-Bashers Steve Schmidt, Henry Barbour Advising Rick Perry

Texas Governor Rick Perry has reportedly aligned himself with two of the most infamous Republican establishment operatives known for trashing conservatives.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, Immigration Reform, US News, Thad Cochran, US Politics, US Senate, Republican, Mississippi

The Fresno Bee

Marcos Breton: How Mexicoa s president could change California

Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto is greeted by legislators during a joint meeting in the Assembly chambers on Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014, at the state Capitol in Sacramento.

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Related Topix: Sacramento, CA, Prison, Jerry Brown, US Governors

Tue Aug 26, 2014

TheBlaze.com

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Is No Longer Permitted to Carry a Concealed...

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Is No Longer Permitted to Carry a Concealed Handgun, Buy Guns or Ammo - Here's Why Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a staunch supporter of the Second Amendment, is no longer permitted to carry a concealed handgun after being slapped with a felony indictment for alleged abuse of power, according to state law.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Texas Government, Texas, Guns, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Prison

Business Journal

Occidental building 600-employee office to serve West Texas' Permian Basin

Occidental Petroleum Corp. broke ground Tuesday on a new 600-employee office complex in Midland that will serve as the center of the company's oil-and-gas operations in the Permian Basin in West Texas.

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Related Topix: West, TX, Occidental Petroleum, Energy, Oil & Gas, US Governors

The Wall Street Journal

Rick Perry's PAC Capitalizes on Mug Shot

Turning a potential liability into a strength, Texas Governor Rick Perry is putting his police mug shot - the symbol of his indictment on felony abuse-of-power charges - on a T-shirt to raise money.

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Accuracy In Academia

Rick Perry on Border Security

Lax border control on the southern border opens the door to almost anyone who wants to enter the U.S. illegally, and according to Governor Rick Perry, that includes terrorists.

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Related Topix: US Governors, Immigration Reform, Texas Government, Texas, Heritage Foundation, Charitable Organizations, US News, Illegal Immigration

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