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  1. Texas' Perry leaves office and goes for ice cream againRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | KXXV-TV Waco

    Gov. Rick Perry has formally left office after 14 years - and he's celebrating by going for the same ice cream he got after his infamous mug shot last summer. Perry skipped Abbott's inauguration.

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  2. News of the day from across the nation, Jan. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | SFGate

    ... took the oath of office Tuesday, becoming 48th governor of the second- most-populous U.S. state. He follows Rick Perry , the longest-serving governor in Texas history and a former presidential contender. Abbott beat his Democratic opponent, former ...

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  3. Unholy matrimony: the good gay marriage can bring for RepublicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | State Press

    ... the media. Politicians were often times berated by the public when they voiced their views on the subject ( see Rick Perry ). This will be one less negative talking point for the media to shred the party with, leading to an increase in the ...

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  4. Perry leaves office and stops for ice creamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Chron

    ... freedom and opportunity, a state whose landscape glitters with millions of dreams, big and small." AUSTIN - Gov. Rick Perry has formally left office after 14 years - and he's celebrating by going for the same ice cream he got after his infamous mug ...

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  5. Not unlimited liberty; business as usual; public panic button; Kinga s legacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Star-Telegram.com

    The Star-Telegram recently quoted Greg Abbott, "I will insist on protecting unlimited liberty to make sure Texas will continue to grow and prosper." Aides to outgoing Gov. Rick Perry were hired for high-paying state jobs, complete with tuition reimbursement without competition or even a formal application process.

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  6. a Public Integritya bill no silver bulletRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... only five of whom were Republicans. But the controversy surged anew in August. An Austin grand jury indicted Gov. Rick Perry on charges that he abused his office in 2013 when he vetoed the unit's $7.5 million in state funding in an attempt to get DA ...

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  7. Storify: Inauguration Day for Abbott, PatrickRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Gilmer Mirror

    After more than a decade with Rick Perry and David Dewhurst at the helm, Texas on Tuesday welcomes - with music, dancing and tons of barbecue - Greg Abbott and Dan Patrick to the offices of governor and lieutenant governor.

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  8. Abbott sworn in as Texas governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Reuters

    Greg Abbott takes the oath of office to become Texas governor, taking over after Rick Perry's 14-year tenure. Jillian Kitchener reports.

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  9. We are all mass murderers nowRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Wilson's Almanac

    During his 14 years as governor, [Rick] Perry presided over the executions of a record 279 inmates, according to figures compiled by the state's Department of Criminal Justice. Perry, who handed over the reins of power to fellow Republican Greg Abbott today, has touted his support for the death penalty as evidence of his toughness on crime, but his execution record also tells a far less flattering story.

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  10. Your Turn: Jan. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | MySanAntonio.com

    Gov.-elect Greg Abbott enters the chamber just before Gov. Rick Perry gives his farewell address to a joint session of the Legislature. A reader says the money donated for the inauguration gala on Tuesday should have been more than enough, without the use of any taxpayer money.

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  11. Texas Gov. Abbott and Lt. Gov. Patrick announce big, conservative plans during inaugurationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | El Paso Times

    ... celebrate the resounding victories of Gov. Greg Abbott and Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick on Nov. 4. Abbott replaces Gov. Rick Perry, who became governor in December 2000 when then-Gov. George W. Bush resigned to become president. Patrick replaces former Lt. ...

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  12. Blessing Texas as province of promise, Greg Abbott takes oath as governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | McClatchy

    ... come after us." Abbott, a former state Supreme Court justice who served three terms as attorney general, succeeds Rick Perry, who, in December 2000, succeeded Gov. George W. Bush on his election to the presidency. Perry is actively exploring a ...

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  13. Ubiquitous State Laws Raise Auto Prices For ConsumersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Daily Caller

    ... the people in Texas the right to choose how they buy their cars," Musk told state lawmakers. (RELATED: Texas Gov. Rick Perry Wants Tesla in Texas) In a study published by the Mercatus Center at George Mason University on Tuesday, Jerry Ellig and ...

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  14. Republican Abbott becomes Texas' 1st new governor since 2000Read the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    ... in Austin, Texas. Photo: Eric Gay, AP A closeup of the Governor Pat Neff Bible shows a passage that Texas Gov.r Rick Perry highlighted for incoming Gov.-elect Greg Abbott on Monday, Jan. 19, 2015, at the Capitol in Austin, Texas. The passage is from ...

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  15. Ag Summit PlannedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    The Governor says he's helping "round-up" Presidential candidates to speak at an agricultural summit planned for later this year. Terry Branstad says he's personally spoken with Rick Perry and Jeb Bush and the chief of staff for Bobby Jindal.

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  16. Greg Abbott sworn in as Texas' first new governor since 2000Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Click2Houston

    ... TO SUCCEED. ALONG WITH HIS WIFE ANITA, HE HAS BEEN A FAITHFUL STEWARD OF THE MIRACLE THAT IS TEXAS. AND I THANK RICK PERRY FOR HIS UNWAVERING LEADERSHIP FOR THIS GREAT STATE. [APPLAUSE] THE PATH THAT BROUGHT ME TO THIS POINT TODAY, I COULD NOT HAVE ...

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  17. Jeb Bush revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Washington Post

    ... more than a social conservative and has an economic agenda that makes sense for the whole country. And Texas Gov. Rick Perry has spent months refashioning his image after his poor 2012 outing. A Republican policy guru not working for any campaign ...

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  18. Fort Worth bishop applauds new governora s courageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... more attention during the ongoing legislative session. Abbott is the first new Texas governor since outgoing Gov. Rick Perry took office in 2000 and some say while Abbott's goals are similar to Perry's, there may well be a shift in attention to some ...

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  19. Ag Forum for Presidential Contenders Scheduled for MarchRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WHO-AM Des Moines

    ... lready working on the project. He says he has extended personal invitations to the event to former Texas Governor Rick Perry and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush. He's also been courting Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindahl.

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  20. Gov. Abbott, Lt. Gov. Patrick Take Oath of OfficeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | MyHighPlains.com

    ... - who decisively trounced Democrat Wendy Davis in November to earn the job held since 2000 by fellow Republican Rick Perry - was sworn in by Abbott and Republican Dan Patrick , who was sworn in as the state's 42nd lieutenant governor, both took the ...

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