Complete coverage of Texas Governor Rick Perry

Dec 10, 2014

Perry: Most People Expect a White House Run

Perry: Most People Expect a White House Run

Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Tuesday he won't make up his mind about running for president until the middle of next year, but he doesn't feel pressure to announce sooner because most people expect that...

Nov 18, 2014

Judge Refuses to Toss Out Perry Case

Judge Refuses to Toss Out Perry Case

A Texas judge has refused to quash two felony indictments for abuse of power against Gov. Rick Perry on technicalities, ruling that the case against the possible 2016 presidential hopeful should continue.

Nov 7, 2014

Prosecutor: Jury Should Hear Perry Felony Case

Prosecutor: Jury Should Hear Perry Felony Case

A special prosecutor leading the felony abuse of power case against Texas Gov. Rick Perry argued Friday that it deserves to be heard by a jury, not thrown out on constitutional grounds.

Nov 6, 2014

Gov. Perry in Court: "I Would Do it Again"

Gov. Perry in Court: "I Would Do it Again"

Governor Rick Perry was in court on Thursday to face felony abuse of power charges.

Nov 5, 2014

Gov. Perry Due in Court on Thursday

Gov. Perry Due in Court on Thursday

A judge has rescheduled for Nov. 6 in Austin Texas Gov. Rick Perry's first court appearance to face abuse-of-power charges.

Nov 5, 2014

Perry's 1st Court Appearance Set for Thursday

Perry's 1st Court Appearance Set for Thursday

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is due to make his first court appearance Thursday in Austin to face abuse-of-power charges.

Nov 3, 2014

Prosecutor: Technicality Shouldn't Stop Perry Case

Prosecutor: Technicality Shouldn't Stop Perry Case

The special prosecutor leading the felony case against Gov. Rick Perry says he shouldn't be compelled to produce transcripts of testimony before the grand jury.

Oct 21, 2014

Perry's 1st Court Appearance Delayed

Perry's 1st Court Appearance Delayed

Gov. Rick Perry's first court appearance to face abuse of power charges has been pushed back a week to Nov. 7.

Oct 13, 2014

Texas Gov. Perry Ordered to be in Court Halloween

Texas Gov. Perry Ordered to be in Court Halloween

Indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry will make his first court appearance on Halloween as his defense team tries to quash the two felony counts of abuse of power against him on both constitutional and technical...

Sep 25, 2014

Perry: If Energy is Weapon, U.S. Needs Big Arsenal

Perry: If Energy is Weapon, U.S. Needs Big Arsenal

Gov. Rick Perry says the booming natural gas industry in Texas can ease U.S. allies' energy dependence on Russia.

Top Stories
Officer Hurt, Suspect Dead in Fort Worth

Officer Hurt, Suspect Dead in Fort Worth

A Fort Worth police officer is injured and a suspect is dead after shots were fired during a welfare check Thursday evening.

Tragic Crashes Raise Questions About Truck Safety

Tragic Crashes Raise Questions About Truck Safety

Tragic crashes raise questions about commercial truck safety. Experts say lack of maintenance may be to blame.

Hourslong Standoff in Mansfield Ends in Arrest

Hourslong Standoff in Mansfield Ends in Arrest

A standoff that lasted much of the day Thursday at a Mansfield apartment has ended with the suspect's arrest just after 7 p.m., police say

Dallas Police Warn of "Jugging" Crime

Dallas Police Warn of "Jugging" Crime

A new crime wave is taking over parts of Dallas and police are specifically warning people who go to the bank.

Exploding Air Bag May Have Killed Texas Man

Exploding Air Bag May Have Killed Texas Man

There apparently has been another death caused by an exploding automobile air bag made by Takata Corp. of Japan.

As Deficit Dips, All Sides Seek More Spending

As Deficit Dips, All Sides Seek More Spending

The government deficit is dropping and the voices in Washington calling for austerity are barely audible. Republicans want more defense spending. Democrats want more domestic spending. And President Barack Obama