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Happy Hanukkah! Here’s Rick Perry Dancing

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 6:00pm
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There are many, many reasons I adore Governor Perry, the least of which is his penchant for engaging in cultural activities.

This little gem dates back all the way to the turn of the decade when Governor Perry met with a delegation of Texas Jewish leaders on the first full day of...

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Here we go: Perry prosecutors cry “intimidation!”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, November 3, 2014 at 6:53pm
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Texas is bursting at the seams with conservative fervor: Rick Perry has been building momentum for his yet-unannounced Presidential campaign, Greg Abbott is set to trounce Democratic darling Wendy Davis in Tuesday’s gubernatorial race, and...

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Rick Perry All In on Foreign Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, October 20, 2014 at 6:45pm
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Texas Democrats weren’t happy when Governor Rick Perry headed overseas in spite of the first diagnosed cases of Ebola in the U.S. appearing in Texas.

While this might have served as a valuable distraction from Wendy Davis’s falling poll numbers, Perry’s decision to maintain his international schedule is shaping up to put...

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Obamamedia found someone other than Bush to blame for Ebola

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 19, 2014 at 8:00am
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Remember all the times Obama golfed, traveled to Hawaii, vacationed in Martha’s Vineyard and the liberal media insisted that it was no big deal because an executive can do their job from anywhere?

Apparently, that rule doesn’t extend to Republican governors and while most Americans might think the government’s poor handling of...

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Rick Perry Making Moves in Foreign Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 30, 2014 at 10:00am
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Rick Perry hasn’t let a criminal indictment stop him from taking serious steps down the road that leads to November 2016. In addition to traveling to key primary states, he’s been beefing up his foreign policy credibility and increasing his presence in the media.

He recently appeared on an episode of...

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For Rick Perry, the Clock is the Enemy

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 10, 2014 at 2:30pm
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Defense attorneys have filed a motion to quash and dismiss the indictment of Rick Perry, once again bringing into focus the divisive nature of the charges filed against the Texas Governor.

According to the motion, Perry’s lawyers are banking on the illegal nature of the indictment itself, saying that “[c]ontinued prosecution of...

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Rick Perry’s Concealed Carry Permit Suspended

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 28, 2014 at 11:25am
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Democrats are still smiling over the recent felony indictment of Rick Perry, even as the Governor’s legal team is taking steps in court to reveal the spurious nature of the charges.

One consequence of the indictment, however, has thrown conservatives in Texas for a loop.

Texas media began reporting last week that...

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Rick Perry seeks writ of habeas corpus barring prosecution

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 25, 2014 at 1:23pm
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Texas Governor Rick Perry has filed for a writ of habeas corpus barring his prosecution for use of his veto power. The full filing is embedded at the bottom of this post.

Via KENS5 News:

Attorneys for Gov. Rick Perry have...

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Rick Perry Takes Mugshot to Next Level

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 24, 2014 at 8:20am
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If you were one of (I’m assuming) thousands who saw Texas Governor Rick Perry’s mugshot and thought, “that oughta be on a t-shirt,” then today is your lucky day.

Perry’s “RickPAC” has put that mugshot on a t-shirt, along with that of embattled Travis County DA Rosemary Lehmberg, whose mishandling of the...

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Rick Perry refuses to be derailed by Texas Democrats

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 6:35pm
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Texas democrats may be keeping busy wallowing in the shallow victory of the recent indictment of Governor Rick Perry, Rick Perry himself is doing what he does best—his job.

Today, Governor Perry gave a speech at the Heritage Foundation in Washington D.C. detailing the dangers inherent in Barack Obama’s tacit open borders...

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Texas Dems strategy imploding

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, August 20, 2014 at 12:02pm
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The midterm elections in Texas are shaping up to be just as interesting as the run to 2016, and the recent indictment of Governor Rick Perry is only serving as fuel for the fire as battle lines are drawn between conservatives and progressives.

The apparent weakness of the charges against Governor Perry...

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The mugshot that launched a presidential campaign?

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 8:47pm
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Texas Governor Rick Perry was booked today on charges of abuse of power, but before he went in to pose for the greatest mugshot in the history of mugshots, he took the time to speak at a pickup rally organized in support of the Governor and his fight against Texas democrats.

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Meet Rick Perry’s Legal Team

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 19, 2014 at 8:23am
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The recent indictment of Texas Governor Rick Perry has drawn the ridicule and ire of pundits and analysts from both sides of the aisle (even David Axelrod thinks the indictment is “sketchy,”) but Team Perry isn’t taking any chances when it comes to the Governor’s legal defense.

Perry has hand-picked his counsel...

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Rick Perry isn’t afraid of “this farce of a prosecution”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 18, 2014 at 6:09pm
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Formed this year at the end of July, “Rick PAC,” Rick Perry’s Political Action Committee, is still going strong with their fundraising efforts ahead of the 2014 elections and 2016 presidential election cycle.

I received this in my inbox this morning, and am taking it as proof positive that Rick Perry is...

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Indictment of Rick Perry uniting unlikely allies against prosecutorial abuse

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 12:02pm
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The prosecutors in Austin, Texas thought they had one over on Texas Governor Rick Perry when they convinced a grand jury to issue an indictment accusing Perry of abusing his veto power.  A copy of the indictment is here.

That alleged criminal abuse of power related to Perry’s threat to issue a...

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Rick Perry indictment looks, walks and quacks like political power play

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, August 16, 2014 at 10:00am
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Democrats are salivating over Friday’s indictment of Texas Governor Rick Perry, and for good reason. Their one bright hope for the cycle, Texas State Senator and gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis, has already done an early dive into the gutter, and their slate for the remaining up-ballot races is mediocre at...

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Rick Perry indicted for alleged abuse of veto power

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 15, 2014 at 7:12pm
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Via KAXN

A grand jury has handed up an indictment against Gov. Rick Perry in connection with the investigation into an effort to force Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg to resign.

At the center of the issue is a complaint about intimidation stemming from Perry’s threat to veto of $7.5 million in...

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