Complete coverage of Texas Governor Rick Perry

Tuesday, Dec 16, 2014

Perry Likens Hanukkah to Boston Tea Party Rebels

Perry Likens Hanukkah to Boston Tea Party Rebels

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is marking the first night of Hanukkah by likening the Jewish Festival of Lights to the Boston Tea Party.

Wednesday, 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...

Tuesday, 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.

Friday, 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.

Thursday, 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.

Wednesday, 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.

Wednesday, 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.

Monday, 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.

Tuesday, 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.

Monday, 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...

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Missy Bevers Died From Multiple Puncture Wounds: Police

Missy Bevers Died From Multiple Puncture Wounds: Police

Midlothian police released the search warrant for the hours after Missy Bevers was killed last month.

IED Found Under Central Texas Bridge

IED Found Under Central Texas Bridge

Federal authorities are investigating what police called an improvised explosive device left under a bridge near Waco.

Cruz Suspends Campaign After Trump Wins Indiana

Cruz Suspends Campaign After Trump Wins Indiana

Ted Cruz is ending his campaign for president, putting Donald Trump on a glide path to claim the Republican Party's nomination.

Millions of Border Money Spent on Rental Cars, Office Supplies

Millions of Border Money Spent on Rental Cars, Office Supplies

Documents obtained by NBC 5 Investigates detail how the Texas National Guard has spent $62 million, and counting, on a mission to help secure the Texas/Mexico border.

Police: Latest Hate Crime Attack Not on Video

Police: Latest Hate Crime Attack Not on Video

Police said the latest attack in the Oak Lawn entertainment and residential section of Dallas was not caught on one of the new surveillance cameras installed by Dallas police.

3 Kidnapped North Texans Freed in Northern Border State: Mexico

3 Kidnapped North Texans Freed in Northern Border State: Mexico

Three people from Dallas abducted last month in the northern state of Tamaulipas, across the border from Texas, were rescued by Mexican police in a confrontation in which a suspected kidnapper was killed...