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Mexico Condemns Texas' National Guard Border Deployment

 MEXICO CITY (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto says Texas’ decision to deploy National Guard troops along the border is “unpleasant” and “reprehensible.”

Last month’s deployment had previously drawn Mexico’s ire. 241 more words

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Texas Governor Perry's lawyers invoke Louis XIV to dismiss charges

At first glance I thought the headline was from an Onion article…

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Lawyers for Rick Perry invoked a former Roman emperor and 17th-century French King Louis XIV in a motion filed on Monday seeking to dismiss abuse-of-power felony charges leveled against the Texas governor. 307 more words

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Perry Begins Economic Mission To Japan, China

TOKYO (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry is opening a Texas economic mission to Japan and China as he continues to bolster his foreign policy chops for a possible second presidential run. 200 more words

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Perry heads to Japan, China to talk Texas economy

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Gov. Rick Perry will deliver a speech to the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan on Monday before taking the Texas economic delegation to Beijing and then later taking part in the World Economic Forum in Tianjin China. 173 more words

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Federal judge halts key part of Texas abortion law that would close clinics by Sept. 1

By: Paul J. Weber

A federal judge Friday threw out new Texas abortion restrictions that would have effectively closed more than a dozen clinics statewide in a victory for opponents of tough new anti-abortion laws sweeping across the U.S. 581 more words

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Judge Finds Texas Abortion Rules Unconstitutional

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Tough new Texas abortion restrictions are on hold after a federal judge found Republican-led efforts to hold abortion clinics to hospital-level operating standards unconstitutional in a ruling that spares more than a dozen clinics from imminent closure. 656 more words

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VIDEO: Ed Morrissey Interviews Gov. Rick Perry, Unedited Or Interrupted

Everything is bigger in Texas

As we ramp up to the 2016 presidential election, more and more attention will be paid to potential candidates.  Gov. Rick Perry is one of several people in a fairly wide open field of POTENTIAL candidates.   188 more words

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nanarhonda reblogged this on My Soapbox and commented:

Gov. Rick Perry interview uninterrupted. Very good to listen to! Thanks to Rat Nation for posting it!