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Lone Star Politics: Sunday, August 16, 2015

Lone Star Politics: Sunday, August 16, 2015

Will campaign financial troubles be too big a hurdle in Rick Perry’s run for the White House … Congressman Marc... Watch »

Aug 14, 2015
Lone Star Politics: Jeffers on Perry's Financial Troubles

Lone Star Politics: Jeffers on Perry's Financial Troubles

Rick Perry is back on the campaign trail after it was revealed some staff members are not being paid because of... Watch »

Aug 14, 2015
Trump's Video Juxtaposed Obama with 'Jihadi John'

Trump's Video Juxtaposed Obama with 'Jihadi John'

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump posted a video on his Instagram account Thursday showing a masked... Read »

Aug 14, 2015
Gore Not Considering 2016 Run, Source Says

Gore Not Considering 2016 Run, Source Says

Former presidential candidate Al Gore will not seek a presidential run in 2016 despite rumors to the contrary, a top... Read »

Aug 14, 2015
Jeb Bush Won't Rule Out Torture

Jeb Bush Won't Rule Out Torture

The former Florida governor said that in general, he believes torture is inappropriate, and that he was glad his... Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Fidel Castro Marks 89th Birthday With Critical Op Ed

Fidel Castro Marks 89th Birthday With Critical Op Ed

Fidel Castro marked his 89th birthday with a newspaper column repeating assertions that the U.S. owes socialist Cuba Watch »

Aug 13, 2015
Joe Biden 'Calling Around' About 2016 Run

Joe Biden 'Calling Around' About 2016 Run

Joe Biden has been calling close friends to discuss the possibility of becoming a presidential candidate for the... Read »

Aug 13, 2015
Rick Perry Returns to South Carolina for Events

Rick Perry Returns to South Carolina for Events

Rick Perry is back in South Carolina this week for several events in the Upstate, days after his campaign stopped... Read »

Aug 13, 2015
State Office May Appeal Pro-Perry Appeals Court Ruling

State Office May Appeal Pro-Perry Appeals Court Ruling

The state may ask Texas' highest criminal court to overturn a lower appeals court decision that led to one of the... Read »

Aug 12, 2015
Donald Trump Says He'll Release Policy Specifics Soon

Donald Trump Says He'll Release Policy Specifics Soon

GOP frontrunner Donald Trump is set to speak at a dinner in Michigan. Read »

Aug 11, 2015
Bush: U.S. May Need More Troops in Iraq to Beat ISIS

Bush: U.S. May Need More Troops in Iraq to Beat ISIS

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush will step up his criticism of Hillary Rodham Clinton and her tenure as... Read »

Aug 11, 2015
Clinton Talks College Costs in N.H.

Clinton Talks College Costs in N.H.

Hillary Clinton says the Republican presidential field failed to mention "one word" about making college affordable... Read »

Aug 11, 2015
Appeals Court Won't Reconsider Ex-Virginia Governor's Case

Appeals Court Won't Reconsider Ex-Virginia Governor's Case

A federal appeals court has declined to review the case of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell, letting his... Watch »

Aug 11, 2015
Megyn Kelly 'Will Not Apologize' to Donald Trump

Megyn Kelly 'Will Not Apologize' to Donald Trump

Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly addressed what she referred to as a "dustup" with Donald Trump for the first time on her... Read »

Aug 11, 2015
Sanders Vows Anti-Racism Fight at LA Rally That Drew Thousands

Sanders Vows Anti-Racism Fight at LA Rally That Drew Thousands

Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders vowed that he would fight harder than any other presidential... Watch »

Aug 11, 2015
Perry Suspends Pay for 2016 Campaign Staff in South Carolina

Perry Suspends Pay for 2016 Campaign Staff in South Carolina

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry has stopped paying his 2016 presidential campaign's staff in the key early primary... Read »

Aug 11, 2015
Texas AG Says He Shouldn't Have to Appear in Court

Texas AG Says He Shouldn't Have to Appear in Court

Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton has again told a federal judge that he shouldn't have to personally appear before... Read »

Aug 10, 2015
Constitutional Convention Sparking Buzz, But Odds Still Long

Constitutional Convention Sparking Buzz, But Odds Still Long

With Republicans controlling more than half the state legislatures across the country, some want to use that power... Read »

Aug 10, 2015
Clinton to Discuss College Costs at N.H. Town Hall

Clinton to Discuss College Costs at N.H. Town Hall

Democratic presidential contender Hillary Rodham Clinton rolled out her plan for expanding access to college and... Watch »

Aug 10, 2015
Police, Pastors Work to Build Community Relationships

Police, Pastors Work to Build Community Relationships

Inside the P.C. Cobb Field House in Dallas, pastors and police teamed up to win a battle that has little to do with... Watch »

Aug 9, 2015

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