Rick Perry http://www.deseretnews.com/home/ Rick Perry en-us Copyright 2014, Deseret News Publishing Company Sat, 23 Aug 2014 00:00:01 MDT Sat, 23 Aug 2014 04:30:31 MDT Newspapers http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rss 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 Court reinstates most of Texas' new abortion rules http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640916/Court-reinstates-most-of-Texas-new-abortion-rules.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640916/Court-reinstates-most-of-Texas-new-abortion-rules.html A federal appeals court on Thursday ruled that most of Texas' tough new abortion restrictions can take effect immediately... Thu, 31 Oct 2013 19:39:18 MDT Federal judge: Texas abortion limits unconstitutional http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640746/Federal-judge-Texas-abortion-limits-unconstitutional.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640746/Federal-judge-Texas-abortion-limits-unconstitutional.html A federal judge has determined that new Texas abortion restrictions violate the U.S. Constitution, a ruling that keeps open... Mon, 28 Oct 2013 14:49:14 MDT An early, but necessary, checkup on Obamacare http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640681/An-early-but-necessary-checkup-on-Obamacare.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765640681/An-early-but-necessary-checkup-on-Obamacare.html President Barack Obama has now acknowledged the need for major changes to the Obamacare computer problems that spoiled its... Sun, 27 Oct 2013 00:00:00 MDT America is making religious diversity work, journalist says http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589158/America-is-making-religious-diversity-work-journalist-says.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865589158/America-is-making-religious-diversity-work-journalist-says.html In a country that is remarkable for both its religious diversity and devotion — a situation rife with potential... Sat, 26 Oct 2013 05:00:00 MDT Newark Mayor Cory Booker's campaign path has been far bumpier than anticipated http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639978/Newark-Mayor-Cory-Bookers-campaign-path-has-been-far-bumpier-than-anticipated.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639978/Newark-Mayor-Cory-Bookers-campaign-path-has-been-far-bumpier-than-anticipated.html Cory Booker's path to Wednesday's U.S. Senate election has been bumpier than anticipated. Tue, 15 Oct 2013 15:37:04 MDT It's on: Abbott, Davis begin Texas governor duel http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639273/Its-on-Abbott-Davis-begin-Texas-governor-duel.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765639273/Its-on-Abbott-Davis-begin-Texas-governor-duel.html Republican Greg Abbott doesn't think he and Democrat Wendy Davis will wind up waging the most expensive governor's race in... Fri, 04 Oct 2013 11:21:23 MDT Govt to sue Texas over voter ID law http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636370/Govt-to-sue-Texas-over-voter-ID-law.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765636370/Govt-to-sue-Texas-over-voter-ID-law.html The Justice Department said Thursday it will sue Texas over the state's voter ID law and will seek to intervene in a lawsuit... Thu, 22 Aug 2013 11:49:55 MDT What Eric Holder and Rick Perry have in common: Reducing the number of Americans incarcerated http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584782/What-Eric-Holder-and-Rick-Perry-have-in-common-Reducing-the-number-of-Americans-incarcerated.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584782/What-Eric-Holder-and-Rick-Perry-have-in-common-Reducing-the-number-of-Americans-incarcerated.html The Economist takes a look at the situation of the federal prison system and what steps the feds and states are taking to... Fri, 16 Aug 2013 13:20:00 MDT New book: Mitt Romney had second thoughts about 2012 run for president http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584467/New-book-Mitt-Romney-had-second-thoughts-about-2012-run-for-president.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865584467/New-book-Mitt-Romney-had-second-thoughts-about-2012-run-for-president.html Mitt Romney had second thoughts about making another run for president in the spring of 2011 because of what he believed... Sat, 10 Aug 2013 15:25:00 MDT Bob Ray Sanders: 50 years later, voting rights not secure for all Americans http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635216/50-years-later-voting-rights-not-secure-for-all-Americans.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635216/50-years-later-voting-rights-not-secure-for-all-Americans.html Aug. 28 will be the 50th anniversary of the day Martin Luther King Jr. gave his "I Have a Dream" speech at the great March on... Sun, 04 Aug 2013 00:00:00 MDT FEMA approves aid for Texas fertilizer plant blast http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635158/FEMA-approves-aid-for-Texas-fertilizer-plant-blast.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765635158/FEMA-approves-aid-for-Texas-fertilizer-plant-blast.html The Federal Emergency Management Agency reversed its previous decision and approved additional funding Friday to help rebuild... Fri, 02 Aug 2013 14:40:57 MDT In our opinion: Recent tactics used to get around rule of law a long-term threat http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634833/Recent-tactics-used-to-get-around-rule-of-law-a-long-term-threat.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634833/Recent-tactics-used-to-get-around-rule-of-law-a-long-term-threat.html The rule of law requires all parties to submit to a process, respecting outcomes with which they disagree and acknowledging... Sun, 28 Jul 2013 00:00:00 MDT Southern states gird for new fight on voter laws http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634776/Southern-states-gird-for-new-fight-on-voter-laws.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634776/Southern-states-gird-for-new-fight-on-voter-laws.html Stricter voter identification laws, redrawn political maps fortifying Republican majorities, reducing early voting: States... Fri, 26 Jul 2013 15:26:00 MDT Perry signs sweeping Texas abortion restrictions http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634208/Perry-signs-sweeping-Texas-abortion-restrictions.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765634208/Perry-signs-sweeping-Texas-abortion-restrictions.html Texas Gov. Rick Perry signed sweeping new abortion restrictions on Thursday that could shutter most of the state's clinics... Thu, 18 Jul 2013 12:18:44 MDT Texas Legislature: Protecting motherhood and life http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583244/Texas-Legislature-Protecting-motherhood-and-life.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583244/Texas-Legislature-Protecting-motherhood-and-life.html The Texas Legislature passes a comprehensive abortion bill, supported by women who have had botched and forced abortions.... Wed, 17 Jul 2013 10:15:00 MDT Texas Republicans finally pass new abortion limits http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765633865/Texas-Republicans-finally-pass-new-abortion-limits.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765633865/Texas-Republicans-finally-pass-new-abortion-limits.html Republican lawmakers passed a bill that would give Texas some of the nation's most restrictive abortion laws and force most... Sat, 13 Jul 2013 00:00:00 MDT Texas at the forefront of national push on fetal pain legislation http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583076/Texas-at-the-forefront-of-national-push-on-fetal-pain-legislation.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865583076/Texas-at-the-forefront-of-national-push-on-fetal-pain-legislation.html A battle as big as Texas comes to a head this week in the Lone Star State as Republicans seek to clamp down on abortion... Fri, 12 Jul 2013 23:40:00 MDT Texas Senate convenes to debate abortion bill http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765633842/Texas-Senate-convenes-to-debate-abortion-bill.html http://www.deseretnews.com/article/765633842/Texas-Senate-convenes-to-debate-abortion-bill.html The Texas Senate convened Friday afternoon to debate and ultimately vote on a bill to implement some of the nation's toughest... Fri, 12 Jul 2013 13:58:25 MDT