Rick Perry

Texas town allows teachers to carry concealed guns

In remote Harrold, the nearest sheriff's office is 30 minutes away, and people tend to know — and trust — one another. So the school board voted to let... Read more »

Dec. 20, 2012

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Texas schools pushing to make Gov. Rick Perry's vision for $10,000 bachelor's degrees a reality

Governor Rick Perry, of Texas, called for his state's higher education institutions to come up with bachelor's degree programs costing $10,000 or less in 2011, and 10... Read more »

Dec. 1, 2012


State of disunion: 800,000 residents across the country petition White House to withdraw from U.S.

Citizens from all 50 states have petitioned the Obama administration to allow their states to secede, citing the Declaration of Independence, the growth of the federal... Read more »

Nov. 13, 2012


Republican Party doesn't need an ideological shift

They lose and immediately the chorus begins. Republicans must change or die. A rump party of white America, it must adapt to evolving demographics or forever be the... Read more »

Nov. 11, 2012


Obama's health care overhaul turns into a sprint

Its place assured alongside Medicare and Medicaid, President Barack Obama's health care law is now in a sprint to the finish line, with just 11 months to go before... Read more »

Nov. 8, 2012

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