Rick Perry http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Rick Perry en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Wed, 17 Dec 2014 00:00:01 MST Wed, 17 Dec 2014 15:23:56 MST Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss Ebola lapses persisted for days at Dallas hospital http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661461/Ebola-lapses-persisted-for-days-at-Dallas-hospital.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661461/Ebola-lapses-persisted-for-days-at-Dallas-hospital.html Just minutes after Thomas Eric Duncan arrived for a second time at the emergency room, the word is on his chart: "Ebola." But... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 21:17:38 MDT WHO faulted for Ebola failures as Obama taps czar http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661338/WHO-faulted-for-Ebola-failures-as-Obama-taps-czar.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765661338/WHO-faulted-for-Ebola-failures-as-Obama-taps-czar.html The World Health Organization bungled efforts to halt the spread of Ebola in West Africa, an internal report revealed Friday,... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 19:49:11 MDT Dallas Ebola case gives Rick Perry real-time leadership test http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660706/Dallas-Ebola-case-gives-Rick-Perry-real-time-leadership-test.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660706/Dallas-Ebola-case-gives-Rick-Perry-real-time-leadership-test.html The first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States, and the revelation that dozens of others in Texas are now being... Sun, 05 Oct 2014 15:19:04 MDT Hillary Clinton targeted at evangelical summit http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660354/Hillary-Clinton-targeted-at-evangelical-summit.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660354/Hillary-Clinton-targeted-at-evangelical-summit.html Hillary Rodham Clinton is the one figure uniting religious conservatives frustrated by a leaderless Republican Party that's... Sat, 27 Sep 2014 15:02:04 MDT How a Wendy Davis loss could help Texas Democrats http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660319/How-a-Wendy-Davis-loss-could-help-Texas-Democrats.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660319/How-a-Wendy-Davis-loss-could-help-Texas-Democrats.html Wendy Davis may well lose the Texas governor's race, but that could still be a win for the Democrats. Sat, 27 Sep 2014 14:46:49 MDT Citing Joan Rivers, Texas' Perry backs clinic law http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660063/Citing-Joan-Rivers-Texas-Perry-backs-clinic-law.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765660063/Citing-Joan-Rivers-Texas-Perry-backs-clinic-law.html Republican Gov. Rick Perry has pointed toward comedian Joan Rivers dying at a surgery clinic while defending a Texas law that... Sun, 21 Sep 2014 15:09:14 MDT Border Patrol: Leave law enforcement to the pros http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659291/Border-Patrol-Leave-law-enforcement-to-the-pros.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659291/Border-Patrol-Leave-law-enforcement-to-the-pros.html Since illegal immigration spiked in the Rio Grande Valley this summer, the Border Patrol has dispatched more agents, the... Sun, 07 Sep 2014 19:55:00 MDT In memoir, Texas' Wendy Davis reveals abortion http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659152/In-memoir-Texas-Wendy-Davis-reveals-abortion.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659152/In-memoir-Texas-Wendy-Davis-reveals-abortion.html Texas Democratic gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis, who became a national political sensation by filibustering her state's... Sat, 06 Sep 2014 09:13:20 MDT Christie to Mexico on trade mission, 2016 politics http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659060/Christie-to-Mexico-on-trade-mission-2016-politics.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765659060/Christie-to-Mexico-on-trade-mission-2016-politics.html New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is heading to Mexico on Wednesday, officially on a trade mission for his state. But he also is... Tue, 02 Sep 2014 13:37:34 MDT 2016ers jockey even before congressional elections http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765658967/2016ers-jockey-even-before-congressional-elections.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765658967/2016ers-jockey-even-before-congressional-elections.html One set of elections ends in early November as another begins when presidential hopefuls cross the unofficial starting line... Mon, 01 Sep 2014 11:20:57 MDT Texas' Perry says disparaging tweet unauthorized http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765658994/Texas-Perry-says-disparaging-tweet-unauthorized.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765658994/Texas-Perry-says-disparaging-tweet-unauthorized.html A tweet from Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry's verified account on Sunday night included a disparaging image of the... Mon, 01 Sep 2014 10:48:57 MDT Tesla Motors dealing as states play factory poker http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765658935/Tesla-Motors-dealing-as-states-play-factory-poker.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765658935/Tesla-Motors-dealing-as-states-play-factory-poker.html From the start, little has been typical about Tesla Motors' plan for a $5 billion factory to make batteries for a new... Sun, 31 Aug 2014 13:09:22 MDT Judge finds Texas abortion rules unconstitutional http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765658882/Judge-finds-Texas-abortion-rules-unconstitutional.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765658882/Judge-finds-Texas-abortion-rules-unconstitutional.html Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics... Sat, 30 Aug 2014 19:51:45 MDT On second thought http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609367/On-second-thought.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609367/On-second-thought.html A lighthearted look at news of the day. Mon, 25 Aug 2014 06:20:28 MDT Drew Clark: Rick Perry on clear line between politics and crime http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609468/Rick-Perry-on-clear-line-between-politics-and-crime.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609468/Rick-Perry-on-clear-line-between-politics-and-crime.html The Swallow-Shurtleff matter has led to soul-searching in Utah about curbing political corruption. The matter involving Gov.... Sun, 24 Aug 2014 00:00:00 MDT Join the discussion: Is Rick Perry's indictment helpful or harmful? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609313/Join-the-discussion-Is-Rick-Perrys-indictment-helpful-or-harmful.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609313/Join-the-discussion-Is-Rick-Perrys-indictment-helpful-or-harmful.html Gov. Rick Perry was recently indicted on charges of coercion and abuse of official capacity, according to The Economist.... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 23:38:58 MDT Perry in New Hampshire: No decision on 2016 http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765658626/Perry-in-New-Hampshire-No-decision-on-2016.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765658626/Perry-in-New-Hampshire-No-decision-on-2016.html Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Friday in a visit to a key early voting state that he was unprepared for and humbled by his first... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 16:19:04 MDT In our opinion: Perry indictment a concern http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609340/Perry-indictment-a-concern.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865609340/Perry-indictment-a-concern.html The recent felony indictments of Texas Gov. Rick Perry following his use of constitutional veto power is seen by many as what... Fri, 22 Aug 2014 00:00:00 MDT Deterrence a goal and challenge at Texas border http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657348/Deterrence-a-goal-and-challenge-at-Texas-border.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657348/Deterrence-a-goal-and-challenge-at-Texas-border.html A recent patrol with state troopers on the Rio Grande illustrates the challenges that as many as 1,000 National Guard troops... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:00:00 MDT Gov. Rick Perry sending National Guard to Texas border http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657086/Gov-Rick-Perry-sending-National-Guard-to-Texas-border.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765657086/Gov-Rick-Perry-sending-National-Guard-to-Texas-border.html Gov. Rick Perry says he's deploying as many as 1,000 National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border after growing tired of... Mon, 21 Jul 2014 14:37:57 MDT As 2016 looms, Chris Christie skirts hot-button issues http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656698/As-2016-looms-Chris-Christie-skirts-hot-button-issues.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656698/As-2016-looms-Chris-Christie-skirts-hot-button-issues.html New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who bills himself as a say-what-I-think straight-talker, has been unusually silent recently... Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:31:39 MDT Rick Perry and Rand Paul launch foreign policy war of words http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656713/Rick-Perry-and-Rand-Paul-launch-foreign-policy-war-of-words.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656713/Rick-Perry-and-Rand-Paul-launch-foreign-policy-war-of-words.html Two leading Republicans have begun an unusually personal war of words over foreign policy. Mon, 14 Jul 2014 14:20:24 MDT Fall elections loom over National Governors Association meeting http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656484/Fall-elections-loom-over-National-Governors-Association-meeting.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656484/Fall-elections-loom-over-National-Governors-Association-meeting.html Partisan divisions over immigration, education and health care are intensifying as dozens of the nation's governors meet just... Fri, 11 Jul 2014 07:17:11 MDT President Obama aims to shift border crisis political debate http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656456/President-Obama-aims-to-shift-border-crisis-political-debate.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656456/President-Obama-aims-to-shift-border-crisis-political-debate.html Faced with a potentially awkward scene at the Texas-Mexico border, President Barack Obama sought to recast the political... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 14:35:00 MDT Boehner, McConnell blast Obama border request http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656462/Boehner-McConnell-blast-Obama-border-request.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656462/Boehner-McConnell-blast-Obama-border-request.html Congressional Republican leaders on Thursday blasted President Barack Obama's emergency spending request for the border... Thu, 10 Jul 2014 12:01:56 MDT Obama seeks $3.7 billion to deal with minors illegally crossing US border http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656383/Obama-seeks-37-billion-to-deal-with-minors-illegally-crossing-US-border.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656383/Obama-seeks-37-billion-to-deal-with-minors-illegally-crossing-US-border.html Tackling what he has called a humanitarian crisis, President Barack Obama on Tuesday asked Congress for $3.7 billion to cope... Tue, 08 Jul 2014 13:34:35 MDT White House: Most unaccompanied children crossing border won't stay in US http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656356/White-House-Most-unaccompanied-children-crossing-border-wont-stay-in-US.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656356/White-House-Most-unaccompanied-children-crossing-border-wont-stay-in-US.html The White House said Monday that most unaccompanied children arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border are unlikely to qualify for... Mon, 07 Jul 2014 13:27:39 MDT Legal, political hurdles in child migrant crisis http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656295/Legal-political-hurdles-in-child-migrant-crisis.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765656295/Legal-political-hurdles-in-child-migrant-crisis.html The legal, humanitarian and political constraints facing the Obama administration as it copes with thousands of Central... Sun, 06 Jul 2014 14:52:07 MDT Immigrant surge underscores Texas political divide http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655952/Immigrant-surge-underscores-Texas-political-divide.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655952/Immigrant-surge-underscores-Texas-political-divide.html Texas Democrats say the solution for dealing with the thousands of immigrant children pouring into the country is a softer,... Sun, 29 Jun 2014 17:59:55 MDT Obama to seek more than $2 billion in border aid; Nancy Pelosi visits Texas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655925/Obama-to-seek-more-than-2-billion-in-border-aid-Nancy-Pelosi-visits-Texas.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655925/Obama-to-seek-more-than-2-billion-in-border-aid-Nancy-Pelosi-visits-Texas.html President Barack Obama will seek more than $2 billion to respond to the flood of immigrants illegally entering the U.S.... Sat, 28 Jun 2014 22:28:12 MDT My view: America should look beyond slogans and smooth presentations http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605684/America-should-look-beyond-slogans-and-smooth-presentations.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605684/America-should-look-beyond-slogans-and-smooth-presentations.html Even though the 2014 elections are still five months away, it’s not too early to start thinking about the 2016... Tue, 24 Jun 2014 12:41:41 MDT Could Texas' Rick Perry be mulling move to California? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655247/Could-Texas-Rick-Perry-be-mulling-move-to-California.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655247/Could-Texas-Rick-Perry-be-mulling-move-to-California.html Texas Gov. Rick Perry has made persuading top employers around the country to move to Texas a centerpiece of his... Tue, 17 Jun 2014 14:33:40 MDT Kathleen Parker: Cantor reality check — It's always about the ground game http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605300/Cantor-reality-check-2-Its-always-about-the-ground-game.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605300/Cantor-reality-check-2-Its-always-about-the-ground-game.html Conventional wisdom, that self-righteous propagandist, has it that Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor's trouncing... Mon, 16 Jun 2014 22:39:43 MDT Governors from oil-and-gas rich states: EPA carbon dioxide rules job killer http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655159/Governors-from-oil-and-gas-rich-states-EPA-carbon-dioxide-rules-job-killer.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765655159/Governors-from-oil-and-gas-rich-states-EPA-carbon-dioxide-rules-job-killer.html Republican governors from oil-and-gas rich states said Monday that new federal rules designed to cut global warming pollution... Mon, 16 Jun 2014 17:09:06 MDT What would Galileo do? The new EPA guidelines and global warming deniers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605088/What-would-Galileo-do-The-new-EPA-guidelines-and-global-warming-deniers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865605088/What-would-Galileo-do-The-new-EPA-guidelines-and-global-warming-deniers.html Science, Milne argues, needs skeptics. They’re not just cynics or curmudgeons shooting everything down because they... Fri, 13 Jun 2014 00:00:00 MDT Perry giving final Texas GOP speech as governor http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654507/Perry-giving-final-Texas-GOP-speech-as-governor.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654507/Perry-giving-final-Texas-GOP-speech-as-governor.html Gov. Rick Perry is kicking off his unofficial farewell tour to Texas politics with a high-profile speech to start the state... Thu, 05 Jun 2014 08:02:06 MDT Rick Perry's Texas legacy unraveling as he leaves http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654475/Rick-Perrys-Texas-legacy-unraveling-as-he-leaves.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765654475/Rick-Perrys-Texas-legacy-unraveling-as-he-leaves.html As he gears up for a possible second presidential run, Texas Gov. Rick Perry is crisscrossing the country extolling a... Wed, 04 Jun 2014 15:24:35 MDT Do lower taxes actually convince people to move? http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604231/Do-lower-taxes-actually-convince-people-to-move.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865604231/Do-lower-taxes-actually-convince-people-to-move.html Some are arguing that the low tax rates of states like Texas are convincing people to relocate. But some say it's not so simple. Fri, 30 May 2014 16:25:00 MDT Lawmakers say they won't abandon death penalty http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652998/Lawmakers-say-they-wont-abandon-death-penalty.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652998/Lawmakers-say-they-wont-abandon-death-penalty.html A bungled execution in Oklahoma in which the condemned prisoner writhed and moaned as he received a lethal injection outraged... Sat, 03 May 2014 13:08:30 MDT Toyota move gives Texas Gov. Rick Perry a win for possible 2016 run http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652832/Toyota-move-gives-Texas-Gov-Rick-Perry-a-win-for-possible-2016-run.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652832/Toyota-move-gives-Texas-Gov-Rick-Perry-a-win-for-possible-2016-run.html With eight months left in office, Gov. Rick Perry is away from Texas almost as much as he's home — hitting the road... Wed, 30 Apr 2014 07:33:20 MDT Toyota moving US base, 3,000 jobs from California to Texas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652809/Toyota-moving-US-base-3000-jobs-from-California-to-Texas.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652809/Toyota-moving-US-base-3000-jobs-from-California-to-Texas.html Toyota delivered a surprise pink slip to California on Monday, announcing the company would move its U.S. headquarters and... Tue, 29 Apr 2014 11:58:26 MDT Kathleen Parker: Cliven Bundy isn't Ben Cartwright defending the Ponderosa http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601993/Cliven-Bundy-isnt-Ben-Cartwright-defending-the-Ponderosa.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865601993/Cliven-Bundy-isnt-Ben-Cartwright-defending-the-Ponderosa.html The Cliven Bundy spectacle in Nevada has provided a Wild West backdrop for our hottest political issues as we gallop toward... Tue, 29 Apr 2014 00:00:00 MDT Texas Gov. Perry challenges New York's Gov. Cuomo on business http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652487/Texas-Gov-Perry-challenges-New-Yorks-Gov-Cuomo-on-business.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765652487/Texas-Gov-Perry-challenges-New-Yorks-Gov-Cuomo-on-business.html Texas Gov. Rick Perry says it's good for states to face economic competition from each other because it pushes them to be... Wed, 23 Apr 2014 14:30:16 MDT Some big GOP names coming to Utah http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600726/Some-big-GOP-names-coming-to-Utah.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865600726/Some-big-GOP-names-coming-to-Utah.html Utahns will get a chance to see some big names in the GOP, including potential presidential candidate Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas,... Thu, 10 Apr 2014 21:00:08 MDT Fort Hood gunman had argument with other soldiers http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651255/Fort-Hood-gunman-had-argument-with-other-soldiers.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765651255/Fort-Hood-gunman-had-argument-with-other-soldiers.html The Fort Hood soldier who gunned down three other military men before killing himself had an argument with soldiers in his... Fri, 04 Apr 2014 21:58:36 MDT US appeals court upholds new Texas abortion rules http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650687/US-appeals-court-upholds-new-Texas-abortion-rules.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765650687/US-appeals-court-upholds-new-Texas-abortion-rules.html A federal appeals court on Thursday upheld Texas' tough abortion restrictions that have forced the closure of nearly 20... Thu, 27 Mar 2014 16:39:57 MDT Rand Paul talks 2016 presidential race during Utah trip http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598869/Rand-Paul-talks-2016-presidential-race-during-Utah-trip.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865598869/Rand-Paul-talks-2016-presidential-race-during-Utah-trip.html Fresh off a national poll that put him atop a crowded field of potential candidates for president, Rand Paul says he wants to... Mon, 17 Mar 2014 16:34:17 MDT New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie: GOP should 'show up' for minority votes http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641441/New-Jersey-Gov-Chris-Christie-GOP-should-show-up-for-minority-votes.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641441/New-Jersey-Gov-Chris-Christie-GOP-should-show-up-for-minority-votes.html New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie on Sunday offered his Republican Party a prescription to win: show up. Sun, 10 Nov 2013 09:08:57 MST Tweaking Perry, Obama pitches health care in Texas http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641224/Tweaking-Perry-Obama-pitches-health-care-in-Texas.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765641224/Tweaking-Perry-Obama-pitches-health-care-in-Texas.html Beset by hard-to-keep promises and a massive website failure, President Barack Obama is promoting his embattled health care... Wed, 06 Nov 2013 06:26:40 MST