Rick Perry

How to lead a recovery

Texas Gov. Rick Perry upset the governors of California and Illinois recently by making trips to those states and publicly inviting businesses to move to Texas.... Read more »

May 26, 2013


Tornado-ravaged Texas town to start recovery

Residents whose homes were torn apart or blown away by a North Texas deadly tornado can soon return to retrieve what belongings may be left and start cleaning up,... Read more »

May 17, 2013


Budget surpluses spur tension in some GOP states

Turns out that cutting was the easy part. Now Republicans who control a majority of the state capitols in the United States face a far greater philosophical dilemma... Read more »

May 13, 2013


Obama, in Texas, presses middle-class jobs agenda

Offering a more upbeat view of the economy, President Barack Obama resurrected his jobs proposals Thursday, advancing modest initiatives as he pushed for action on... Read more »

May 9, 2013


Texas high school cheerleaders win Bible-banners case

A Texas judge has ruled that Kountze High School cheerleaders aren't violating the Constitution by displaying banners with biblical verses at football games. Read more »

May 9, 2013


Irresponsible states will lose jobs to the others

Last month, Texas Gov. Rick Perry made national news by mounting a campaign to recruit businesses from Illinois to Texas. Perry aired $80,000 worth of radio ads in... Read more »

May 9, 2013


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