Rick Perry

Texas Gov. Perry won't seek re-election in 2014

Rick Perry, the longest-serving governor in Texas history who famously muttered "oops" after forgetting during a 2011 presidential debate the third of three federal... Read more »

July 8, 2013

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Governor Herbert ranked third among governors for job creation

Utah’s low jobless rate has raised the profile of the state’s top political leader. A recent report in a national business publication ranked Gov. Gary... Read more »

July 3, 2013

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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

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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

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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

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