AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry is again urging voters to approve an amendment to the Texas Constitution that would use $2 billion from the state's rainy day fund to pay for major water infrastructure projects.
SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Rick Perry, the longest-serving governor in Texas history, says he won't seek re-election in 2014.
The staunch Christian and fiscal conservative said Monday he plans to retire. That sets up an opening for fellow Republican and longtime Texas Attorney General Gregg Abbott in next year's GOP primary.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry is planning a big announcement Monday and no matter what he decides, it will transform Texas politics.
If the state's longest-serving governor chooses to retire, then at least six out of nine elected executive offices will change hands...
Gov. Rick Perry will not be participating in the debate in South Carolina on Thursday evening. He, instead, is set to announce the end of his presidential campaign. This decision will come only two days before the South Carolina Primary.
Close barley defines it. Eight votes is all that separated Mitt Romney and Rick Santorum in Tuesday's Iowa Caucus. It was a photo finish that just may go down in the history books as the closest presidential contest ever. In a close third place position is the man many thought could take Iowa, Texas congressman Ron Paul. With all precincts counted, the final tally looks like this: