Rick Perry

States' choices set up national experiment with President Obama's health care overhaul

President Barack Obama's health care overhaul is unfolding as a national experiment with American consumers as the guinea pigs: Who will do a better job getting... Read more »

Feb. 16, 2013


A Texas-sized silence as immigration talks ramp up

With nearly 2 million illegal immigrants and a 1,200-mile border with Mexico, Texas has more at stake than most states in the renewed push to overhaul the nation's... Read more »

Feb. 9, 2013


Gov. Perry: Boy Scouts should keep no-gay policy

Gov. Rick Perry says he hopes the Boy Scouts of America doesn't move soften its mandatory no-gays membership policy. Read more »

Feb. 2, 2013


Perry: Texas to make abortion as rare as possible

Gov. Rick Perry told a crowd of more than 3,000 people Saturday at rally decrying the landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion that he wants to... Read more »

Jan. 26, 2013


Arizona to tax hospitals to pay for Medicaid

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer has built a political career in standing up to the federal government over everything from immigration to health care. So she surprised almost... Read more »

Jan. 20, 2013


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