Stories about Rick Perry

U.S. President Barack Obama is greeted by Texas Governor Rick Perry upon Obama's arrival in Dallas in this file photo taken July 9, 2014.

Texas Gov. Perry orders 1,000 National Guard troops to border

By Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Los Angeles Times on July 21, 2014, at 2:19 p.m.

The way forward for Republicans

By Charles Krauthammer, The Washington Post on Nov. 11, 2012, at 7:37 p.m.
Republican presidential hopeful Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks during a "Welcome Home Rally" at Abel's on the Lake in Austin, Texas, on Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011.

In newest ad, Perry calls Obama remark ‘pathetic’

By Chris Cillizza, The Washington Post on Nov. 17, 2011, at 8:25 a.m.
Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney shakes hands after speaking at Microsoft headquarters Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011, in Redmond, Wash.

Romney, the kinder, gentler candidate

By Kathleen Parker, Washington Post on Nov. 15, 2011, at 6:21 p.m.
Republican presidential candidates former House Speaker Newt Gingrich speaks as former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum listens during a presidential debate at Dartmouth College in Hanover, N.H., earlier this month.

Debates now dominate GOP primary contest

By Dan Balz, The Washington Post on Oct. 18, 2011, at 5:41 a.m.

The barbecuing of Rick Perry

By Robert F. Moss, Los Angeles Times on Oct. 13, 2011, at 5:17 p.m.
Herman Cain

For Herman Cain, the time may be now

By David Lightman, McClatchy Newspapers (MCT) on Oct. 11, 2011, at 10:29 a.m.
Rick Perry

Poll: Perry support collapsing as Cain rises

By Dan Balz and Jon Cohen, The Washington Post on Oct. 04, 2011, at 4:34 a.m.
Rep. Ron Paul, R-Texas, speaks at the American Principles Project Palmetto Freedom Forum in Columbia, S.C.  Because Paul is having a big impact on the presidential race some Republican operatives are convinced that he will play spoiler in important states.

Is Ron Paul the spoiler of 2012?

By Christopher Sherman and Steve Peoples, Associated Press on Oct. 03, 2011, at 5:35 a.m.
Where other GOP candidates have surged and fallen back, former Mass. Gov. Mitt Romney has been steady in his appeal to voters.

Serious, steady Romney woos Republican voters

By Philip Rucker, The Washington Post on Sept. 29, 2011, at 6:11 a.m.
Dena Robinson, from right, and Hannah Hoffman, join dozens of Medicare advocates gathered outside the Newseum in Washington. Democrats are hitting the reset button on health care for next year’s elections. Weary of getting pounded over the new health overhaul law, President Barack Obama and his party are changing the subject to Medicare.

Democrats shift health-care fight to Medicare

By Ricardo Alonso-Zaldivar, Associated Press on Sept. 27, 2011, at 6:44 a.m.

In Perry’s America, life would be a Ponzi scheme

By Barbara Shelly, McClatchy Newspapers on Sept. 26, 2011, at 7:03 p.m.
Atop roughly two miles of ice, technician Marie McLane launches a data-transmitting weather balloon at Summit Station, a remote research site.

Climate change denial increases with level of threat

By Charles J. Hanley, The Associated Press on Sept. 25, 2011, at 7:39 a.m.
An authoritative study this August reported that hundreds of species are retreating toward the poles, egrets showing up in southern England, American robins in Eskimo villages.
Former U.S. Sen. George Mitchell prepares to answer questions from reporters Friday at a press conference after his keynote speech at the Natural Resources Council of Maine's annual membership meeting.

George Mitchell: Climate change skepticism will ‘not last’

By Seth Koenig on Sept. 23, 2011, at 7:34 p.m.
Republican presidential candidate Texas Gov. Rick Perry, center, heads to his vehicle after exiting the Papasito Restaurant in the Inwood section of the Manhattan borough of New York, Monday, Sept. 19, 2011.

Romney, Perry go after each other in GOP debate

By PHILIP ELLIOTT, The Associated Press on Sept. 22, 2011, at 9:03 p.m.
A trader signals in the S&P 500 Futures pit at the CME Group in Chicago, Wednesday, Sept. 21, 2011. The Federal Reserve announced Wednesday it will use more than $400 billion to try to drive down long-term interest rates, make home loans cheaper and invigorate the economy.

Stocks fall after Fed offers $400 billion economic plan

By Paul Wiseman and Martin Crutsinger, The Associated Press on Sept. 21, 2011, at 7:45 p.m.
Republican presidential candidate Rep. Michele Bachmann, R-Minn., answers a question Sept. 7 during a Republican presidential candidate debate at the Reagan Library, in Simi Valley, Calif.

Scientists offer $11,000 for evidence in Bachmann vaccine story

By Jeremy Herb, Star Tribune on Sept. 16, 2011, at 4:37 a.m.
Marlon Brando in "The Godfather"

To understand redistricting, read ‘The Godfather’

By Henry C. Jackson, The Associated Press on Sept. 13, 2011, at 12:51 p.m.

Perry comment over the line

By The Watertown Daily Times on Aug. 26, 2011, at 6 p.m.
A supporter of Republican presidential candidate former Minnesota Gov. Tim Pawlenty holds a flyer about Texas Gov. Rick Perry at the Republican Party's Straw Poll in Ames, Iowa, Saturday, Aug. 13, 2011.

Poll: Most Republicans happy with GOP field

By Jennifer Agiesta and Kasie Hunt, The Associated Press on Aug. 26, 2011, at 5:06 a.m.