Complete coverage of Texas Governor Rick Perry

Aug 22, 2014

Gov. Perry's Team Will Ask Judge to End Case

Gov. Perry's Team Will Ask Judge to End Case

An attorney for Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he will file a motion seeking to stop the criminal case against the possible 2016 presidential candidate.

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 old political stumbles and a recent indictment.

Aug 21, 2014

Gov. Perry Using Campaign Funds for Defense Team

Gov. Perry Using Campaign Funds for Defense Team

While on the road making speeches, Governor Rick Perry's legal team went on the offensive again on Thursday.

Aug 21, 2014

Gov. Perry Defends Himself in Washington, D.C.

Gov. Perry Defends Himself in Washington, D.C.

While on the road making speeches, Governor Rick Perry's legal team went on the offensive again on Thursday.

Aug 21, 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 Islamic state militants,

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 to oust a Democratic district attorney convicted of drunken driving, according to...

Aug 19, 2014

Gov. Perry Gets Booked, Then Goes for Ice Cream

Gov. Perry Gets Booked, Then Goes for Ice Cream

Minutes after he was fingerprinted at the Travis County Courthouse, Gov. Rick Perry posted a photo Tuesday from his official Twitter account of him outside Sandy's Hamburgers in downtown Austin.

Aug 19, 2014

Gov. Rick Perry's Booking Mugshot

Gov. Rick Perry's Booking Mugshot

Texas Gov. Rick Perry arrived at an Austin courthouse Tuesday afternoon, to the applause of dozens of supporters, to be booked on felony abuse of power charges after he was indicted Friday over his threat...

Aug 19, 2014

Gov. Rick Perry Booked Into Jail

Gov. Rick Perry Booked Into Jail

Texas Gov. Rick Perry arrived at an Austin courthouse Tuesday afternoon, to the applause of dozens of supporters, to be booked on felony abuse of power charges after he was indicted Friday over his threat...

Aug 19, 2014

Gov. Perry to be Booked Soon

Gov. Perry to be Booked Soon

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will be booked on abuse of power charges around 5 p.m. Tuesday, his lawyer told NBC 5's Julie Fine. His attorneys have said that it won't happen in secret.

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Border Patrol Agent Fires at Armed Militia Member

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Mansfield ISD Scream Room Draws Federal Lawsuit

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KXAS to Carry Live Governor's Debate

KXAS to Carry Live Governor's Debate

After backing out of a statewide televised debate with Democrat Wendy Davis that was set to air live on WFAA, Abbott accepted an invitation from KERA, NBC 5/KXAS-TV, Telemundo 39 and The Dallas Morning News...

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2 Nat'l Guard Troops at Border Getting Financial Help

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