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Will Sen. Joe Manchin be tapped as the new Energy Secretary?

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 13, 2017 at 10:00am 8/13/2017 at 10:00am
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President Trump is clearly unhappy with the US Senate’s lack of legislative progress on the repeal of Obamacare.

After three maverick senators shot down a key repeal vote, Trump may now resolve this political problem using an intriguing “Art of the Deal” technique: Reshuffling the deck.

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Rick Perry to Join National Security Council

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 6, 2017 at 7:30am 4/6/2017 at 7:30am

Wednesday, the White House issued a memo outlining changes to the administration’s National Security Council. Steven Bannon, former Chief Executive of Breitbart News was removed from the NSC, which will now include former Texas Governor, Rick Perry.

From Houston local news:

WASHINGTON (TRIBUNE) – A new memorandum Wednesday revealed that U.S. Secretary...

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WATCH LIVE: Energy Nominee Rick Perry Senate Hearing

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 19, 2017 at 10:00am 1/19/2017 at 10:00am

Former Texas Governor Rick Perry, President-elect Donald Trump’s pick to lead the Energy Department, will face the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources at 10AM EST.

During the 2012 primary, Perry said he would abolish the Department of Energy if he became president. He also famously forgot the name of the...

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Trump Chooses Rick Perry for Energy Secretary

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 11:30am 12/13/2016 at 11:30am

President-elect Donald Trump has chosen former Texas Governor Rick Perry as his Secretary of Energy.

Perry served as agriculture commissioner in Texas before he became governor in 2000. His term ended in 2015. He ran for president in 2012 and 2016.

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This Rick Perry Dancing Gif is The Best Thing You’ll See Today

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at 9:40am 9/20/2016 at 9:40am
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As we’ve blogged previously, Governor Perry is on this season of ‘Dancing With the Stars’.

So far, he’s doing alright; hasn’t been cut. In his latest DWTS appearance, Perry and his partner danced to the themes song from Green Acres. And here’s a little taste:

May you forever be as happy as...

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PREVIEW: Rick Perry Gets Ready for ‘Dancing With the Stars’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 9, 2016 at 8:00pm 9/9/2016 at 8:00pm

Last month I blogged about Governor Rick Perry’s upcoming appearance on ‘Dancing With the Stars.’

The good-haired gov plans to use the platform to further veterans issues. A noble cause.

But then this happened:

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Rick Perry Joins Upcoming Season of ‘Dancing With the Stars’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 12:00pm 8/30/2016 at 12:00pm

Keeping with all things 2016, former Texas Governor and two-time Presidential contender, Rick Perry, is joining ABC’s upcoming season of ‘Dancing With the Stars’.

Perry will be joined by Vanilla Ice and Olympian Ryan Lochte.

Variety reported:

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Texas Appeals Court Dismisses Indictment Against Rick Perry

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at 10:41am 2/24/2016 at 10:41am

Wednesday morning, the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals, the state’s highest criminal court, dismissed the remaining charge against former Gov. Rick Perry.

Perry had been indicted in 2014 by a Travis County grand jury for abuse of official capacity and coercion of a public servant, stemming from his threat and then veto of...

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Rick Perry Drops Out

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, September 11, 2015 at 5:39pm 9/11/2015 at 5:39pm

During an address to the Eagle Forum in St. Louis this afternoon, former Texas Governor Rick Perry announced that he is suspending his presidential campaign.

From ABC News:

“We have a tremendous field – the best in a generation – so I step...

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Rick Perry: Border Wall Nothing More Than Rhetoric

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, September 5, 2015 at 6:00pm 9/5/2015 at 6:00pm

Joining Lou Dobbs earlier this week, Former Texas Governor Rick Perry was asked to explain his stance on illegal immigration and border security.

“I think we need to flesh everyone out from the stand point of of just the rhetoric. When somebody says, “let’s build a wall,” then I think it’s appropriate...

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Rick Perry gets a PAC assist in Iowa

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 31, 2015 at 7:30pm 8/31/2015 at 7:30pm

Though the media vultures circle, Governor Rick Perry’s campaign is not dead.

Saturday, Perry joined Fox News to discuss among other things, the state of his presidential campaign.

Shannon Bream asked, “Let’s talk about where you go from here. There’ve been chatter about staffers leaving, payroll not being met. Where do you...

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Rick Perry chokes up discussing military sacrifice

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 27, 2015 at 6:00pm 8/27/2015 at 6:00pm

Joining Rep. Trey Gowdy and Sen. Tim Scott at a Presidential town hall forum in South Carolina Thursday, Governor Rick Perry took questions ranging from entitlement reform to national security.

During a particularly emotional moment, Governor Perry went off script to discuss his deep-rooted feelings about military service.

When asked by an...

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Cruz Outshines Jeb! at Defending the American Dream Summit

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, August 23, 2015 at 2:00pm 8/23/2015 at 2:00pm

The Americans for Prosperity annual Defending the American Dream summit was held this weekend in Ohio, and hosted five of the 2016 Republican presidential candidates:  Ted Cruz, Jeb Bush, Marco Rubio, Rick Perry, and Bobby Jindal.  The clear favorite of those in attendance...

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Rick Perry might be down but he’s not out

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 11, 2015 at 9:00pm 8/11/2015 at 9:00pm

Late Monday evening, National Journal reported Rick Perry was no longer paying campaign staff in South Carolina.

Naturally, the report raised speculation that Governor Perry’s presidential campaign might be the first to run out of fuel. Later, several news outlets reported that Perry’s entire campaign staff had been relegated to volunteer status...

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RedState Gathering – The Morning After

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 10, 2015 at 8:30am 8/10/2015 at 8:30am

The seventh installment of RedState’s annual conference concluded Sunday morning. 700 conservative activists from far and wide descended upon the Intercontinental Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia. RedState Gathering was two and a half fun-filled days of high profile Republican speakers, bourbon, drama, and turkey sandwiches.

The impressive list of speakers included ten governors,...

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How Rick Perry returned service dog to fallen Marine’s family

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 7, 2015 at 4:00pm 8/7/2015 at 4:00pm

We’re here in Atlanta for Red State’s annual conference.

Governor Perry shared a heartwarming story or as Perry called it, “a sad story but a good story.”

Perry recalled the time a grandmother of a fallen marine reached out to him. She was hoping Governor Perry would be able to assist in having...

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Carly Fiorina Wows Crowd at Reagan Library

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, July 31, 2015 at 10:00am 7/31/2015 at 10:00am

Donald Trump’s grenade-like candidacy has sucked a lot of media oxygen from other Republican presidential hopefuls, but Carly Fiorina recently launched into an impressive foreign policy speech at the Reagan Library that should really be an attention-getter.

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