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2 hrs ago | 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

6 hrs ago | 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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Related Topix: US Governors, Texas Government, Texas

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

Daily Kos

Issues Under Fire: Eyes off Gaza, While Obama Prepares to Fight A Monster

Day 50 of the Assault on Gaza: All attention should remain focused on the Strip, since another truce has been rumored to be in the works in Cairo.

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Related Topix: Monster, Human Resources, Israel, World News, Middle East, Texas Government, Texas, US Governors, US News, Liberal Political News

CBS Local

Governor Perry Calls Charges Unconstitutional, Asks Judge To Dimiss Case

Governor Perry vows to fight every chance he gets. On Monday, his lawyers put it in writing.

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

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Daily World

Rick Perry's smug shot: All publicity is goodRick Perry's smug shot:...

In the photo released by the Austin Police Department, the Texas governor grins like a Cheshire Cat who just cleaned out the canary department of a PetSmart and is presetting his Lexus' GPS for another store.

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

Salon

Paul Krugman: "Rick Perry doesn't know the secrets of job creation"

In his Monday column for the New York Times , Paul Krugman questions the conservative wisdom on why states like Texas have been experiencing population and job growth over the last decade.

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Related Topix: US Governors, New Times, Publishing, Media

KMIZ

Democratic operative joins Perry legal team

Texas Gov. Rick Perry added another high-powered lawyer to his team fighting a felony indictment against him, but this addition is just as much about sending a message than winning the case.

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Related Topix: US Governors, US News, Bill Clinton, History in the News, US Politics, Al Gore, Travis County, TX

KOLD-TV Tucson

Mourners gather in St. Louis for Brown funeral

Father of slain teen Michael Brown, Michael Brown, Sr., left, and Reverend Al Sharpton, right, gesture to the crowd at Peace Fest, Sunday, Aug. 24, 2014, in St. .

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Related Topix: St. Louis, MO, Violent Crime, US Governors

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