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Can super PAC support save cash-strapped Perry bid?

AUSTIN, Texas - Rick Perry has raised so little money for his second-chance presidential bid that he's stopped paying his campaign staffers, the kind...
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Debate field is set: Trump, Bush in; Perry, Fiorina out

...first cut.Seven others will be excluded, including former technology executive Carly Fiorina and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, relegated to a pre-debate forum and second-tier status in the party's crowded field.Fox News announced the...
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Trump on McCain: 'I like people who weren't captured'

...Trump, you're fired,'" Graham said, borrowing a line from Trump's reality television show.Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, another veteran, said he was "highly offended by what Donald Trump said about John McCain and his years of sacrifice...
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Anti-pot taboo shrinks in presidential politics

...opinion, the General Social Survey.Politicians are shifting, but slowly.Republican candidates Jeb Bush, Ted Cruz and Rick Perry are among those who say states should decide marijuana laws, even as they brand legalization a bad idea. In June...
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Alaska rejects legislation to prevent prison rape

...standards, some arguing the law represented federal overreach or would simply cost too much. Now-former Texas Gov. Rick Perry was one of the most vocal opponents at the time, urging other states to join Texas in rejecting the rules.But in May...
Medicaid expansion would bring benefits, but at a cost an eventual cost of millions of dollars to the state government. Several Republican governors, including Texas' Rick Perry, have already said they'll refused to expand their states' Medicaid programs, despite the federal government picking...
Romney's 47 percent blunder

...says everyone should pay income taxes, even if it's "the price of two Happy Meals a year, $10." Texas Gov. Rick Perry has said it's an "injustice" that more people don't pay. Warren wants to tax rich people as a statement of our patriotic...
Debates a shot at finding that 'defining moment'

...there is no Soviet domination of Eastern Europe" undermined confidence in his ability as a Cold War leader. Texas Gov. Rick Perry wiped out his chance at this year's Republican nomination by forgetting the third of three federal agencies he wanted...
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This Day in History

...League defeated the National League 13-8 in baseball's All-Star Game, played in Denver. In 2002, Texas Gov. Rick Perry saw by helicopter the devastation that days of torrential rain had brought to central and southern Texas. Lleyton Hewitt...
Events of the last week give centrists a big boost

...Congress first must pass this sensible tax compromise. Bill Clinton superbly explained it last week. Even Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who hugs the right, didn't take shots at President Barack Obama over it when given the chance on Fox News. Let's...


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