Update: Senators voted on party lines early Tuesday morning to send SB 1819 to the full Senate Veterans Affairs Committee. Original: During a debate over the […]
Tag Archives: Rick Perry
Ted Cruz is running. Will Cruzmentum set the world on fire? Probably not, but he could make a hell of a mess of the GOP’s Texas primary next year.
This week in WTF Friday: Perry goes native in the great white north. Who is Don Huffines, really? Kory Watkins builds a cult of personality, and then raps.
After 14 years of enthusiastic prison-building, Perry is taking credit for a tiny softening in his rhetoric on crime just in time for a presidential run.
Rick Perry lost an early bid to beat the felony indictments against him, so, with the help of an aggressive legal team, he’s digging in.
With his gubernatorial run finally over, Perry will turn his full attention to his quest to become an employee of the federal government.
Rick Perry said goodbye to the Legislature after 30 years in state government today—and what a ride it has been.
Every public appearance Rick Perry makes these days is a checkpoint on the way to 2016. Today, he spoke alongside Newt Gingrich in Austin.
After he admitted to committing securities fraud, Ken Paxton spent some time in the political wilderness. But he’s back in the family now.
As the year 20 and 14 draws, blessedly, to a close, let us reflect on that one thing that brought us together: fear. This was a year that saw a succession of freak-outs, each one eclipsing the next in apocalyptic panic.