Complete coverage of Texas Governor Rick Perry

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.

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 he abused the power of his office.

Aug 19, 2014

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

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 power charges after he was indicted Friday over his threat to veto funding to public...

Aug 18, 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 counts of abuse of power Friday.

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Cowboys Player Involved in Sex Assault Investigation: Police

Cowboys Player Involved in Sex Assault Investigation: Police

A member of the Dallas Cowboys is involved in an investigation of sexual assault.

Officer-Involved Shooting in Dallas

Officer-Involved Shooting in Dallas

Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Dallas.

Missing Boater Found on Lake Lewisville

Missing Boater Found on Lake Lewisville

Crews have located the missing boater on Lake Lewisville.

Texas Girl Missing for 12 Years Found in Mexico

Texas Girl Missing for 12 Years Found in Mexico

A Texas girl reported kidnapped 12 years ago has been found in a town outside Mexico City with her mother, who is now facing charges in the U.S., authorities said Wednesday.

TX Boy Choked for Drinking Chocolate Milk: Police

TX Boy Choked for Drinking Chocolate Milk: Police

A Houston woman is being accused of choking her 6-year-old son after she caught him drinking chocolate milk without permission.