Rick Perry

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

198 comments

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

13 comments

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

1 comment

GOP can't continue to alienate Hispanic voters

America's 57th presidential election revealed that a second important national institution is on an unsustainable trajectory. Read more »

Nov. 8, 2012

16 comments

The GOP needs to be re-embrace an immigration policy to rank better among the minority community

In 2004, President George W. Bush won 44 percent of the Hispanic vote in his successful re-election bid. This time around, exit polls showed Gov. Mitt Romney losing to... Read more »

Nov. 8, 2012

38 comments

Back on trail, Mitt Romney promises 'real change'

Mitt Romney vowed Wednesday to deliver "real change" in Washington instead of just talking about it. Read more »

Oct. 31, 2012

11 comments

Comments
  • Oldest first
  • Newest first
  • Most recommended
to comment

DeseretNews.com encourages a civil dialogue among its readers. We welcome your thoughtful comments.
About comments