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Bush Staffer Touts Rick Perry in NH

Bush Staffer Touts Rick Perry in NH

Texas Gov. Rick Perry stumps for support from the state where he place sixth in the 2012 presidential primary. Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Lone Star Politics: August 24, 2014

Lone Star Politics: August 24, 2014

On Lone Star Politics this week, NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson and Gromer Jeffers from The Dallas Morning News break... Watch »

Aug 24, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Dr. Elba Garcia on Craig Watkins

Lone Star Politics: Dr. Elba Garcia on Craig Watkins

On Lone Star Politics, Dallas County Commissioner Dr. Elba Garcia joins NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson and The Dallas Morning... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Dr. Elba Garcia on John Wiley Price

Lone Star Politics: Dr. Elba Garcia on John Wiley Price

On Lone Star Politics, Dallas County Commissioner Dr. Elba Garcia joins NBC 5’s Kristi Nelson and The Dallas Morning... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Lone Star Politics: Wayne Slater on Gov. Perry

Lone Star Politics: Wayne Slater on Gov. Perry

On Lone Star Politics, The Dallas Morning News’ Senior Political Writer Wayne Slater reveals what impact, if... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Rick Perry in N.H.: Indictment Politically Motivated

Rick Perry in N.H.: Indictment Politically Motivated

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire as he defiantly dismisses a... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
With 2016 in Mind, Perry Heads to New Hampshire

With 2016 in Mind, Perry Heads to New Hampshire

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire while carrying the scars of... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Gov. Perry Pushes Greater Involvement in Iraq

Gov. Perry Pushes Greater Involvement in Iraq

Gov. Rick Perry presses for a sustained air campaign and sending American ground troops to Iraq to combat... Read »

Aug 21, 2014
Va. Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell Takes Stand in Corruption Trial

Va. Ex-Gov. Bob McDonnell Takes Stand in Corruption Trial

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell has taken the stand in his corruption trial. He and his wife, Maureen,... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Gov. Rick Perry Formally Enters Not Guilty Plea

Gov. Rick Perry Formally Enters Not Guilty Plea

Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has formally pleaded not guilty to criminal charges of leveraging his power to try... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Dallas, HUD Clash

Dallas, HUD Clash

The DMN's Rudy Bush discusses an ongoing dispute with the Federal Housing Department that would have cost taxpayers... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
GOP's Brightest Lights Dim: Scandal Dogs 2016 Hopefuls

GOP's Brightest Lights Dim: Scandal Dogs 2016 Hopefuls

More and more high-profile Republican governors are battling setbacks political and legal, from the former Virginia... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Defiant Texas Gov. Perry Coming to New Hampshire

Defiant Texas Gov. Perry Coming to New Hampshire

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will visit the first-in-the-nation primary state this weekend after his indictment on charges... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
Gov. Rick Perry Booked, Vows

Gov. Rick Perry Booked, Vows "We Will Prevail"

Texas Gov. Rick Perry arrived at an Austin courthouse Tuesday afternoon to be booked on felony abuse of... Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
GOP Staffer in Chicken Suit Faces Charges After Clucking at NH Governor, Senator

GOP Staffer in Chicken Suit Faces Charges After Clucking at...

A GOP state committee staff member has been charged with disorderly conduct after heckling New Hampshire... Read »

Aug 19, 2014
New Jersey Governor Defends Rick Perry

New Jersey Governor Defends Rick Perry

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie releases a statement defending his Texas counterpart, who was slapped with two felony... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Gov. Perry's 1st Hearing Scheduled, Bond Set

Gov. Perry's 1st Hearing Scheduled, Bond Set

Late Monday, NBC 5 confirmed that the first hearing in Gov. Rick Perry's indictment case will be on Aug. 22. Watch »

Aug 19, 2014
NYC Council Speaker Tweets About HPV Diagnosis, Urges Annual Check-Ups

NYC Council Speaker Tweets About HPV Diagnosis, Urges Annual Check-Ups

City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito announced via Twitter Sunday that she had "high-risk HPV" in an effort to... Read »

Aug 18, 2014
Former Vt. U.S. Sen. Jeffords Dead at 80

Former Vt. U.S. Sen. Jeffords Dead at 80

The former U.S. senator from Vermont who in 2001 tipped control of the Senate when he quit the Republican Party... Watch »

Aug 18, 2014
Defense to Begin in Corruption Trial Against Ex-Va. Governor

Defense to Begin in Corruption Trial Against Ex-Va. Governor

The defense is set to start presenting its case in the public corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell Watch »

Aug 18, 2014
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