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Thrown Out: Federal Judge Strikes Down Key Points of TX Abortion Bill

AUSTIN — Call it a win for the pro-choice camp. On Friday afternoon, a Texas federal judge struck down a key component of the controversial abortion bill passed by Gov. 105 more words


2016 GOP Hopefuls Vie For Attention At Dallas Event

DALLAS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) - A parade of potential 2016 GOP presidential hopefuls will be on display at an influential conservative group’s annual summit.

Texas Gov. Rick Perry, Kentucky Sen. 300 more words


Texas Abuzz About Possible Perry-Cruz 2016 Battle

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Two Texans, one White House. Is the 2016 Republican campaign trail big enough?

After plummeting from prime contender to political punchline three years ago, Gov. 803 more words


Gov. Perry: We Need GOP To Control Congress To Solve Immigration, National Issues

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Texas Gov. Rick Perry told South Carolina Republicans on Wednesday that it’s important for the GOP to control Congress so they can solve the country’s immigration problem and other national issues. 441 more words


Perry: To Deter Grousing, State Won't Pay Lawyers

MIDLAND, Texas (AP) — Indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry says he believes taxpayers should have picked up his legal tab but opted to use campaign funds “to keep from having folks grouse about it.” 103 more words


Governor Perry Calls Charges Unconstitutional, Asks Judge To Dimiss Case

NORTH TEXAS (CBS 11 NEWS) – Governor Perry vows to fight every chance he gets. On Monday, his lawyers put it in writing. They filed a 60 page motion to dismiss the felony charges against him calling state statutes overly vague and unconstitutional. 492 more words


Mexico: Perry's Statement That There Is 'Very Real Possibility' That ISIS Terrorists Crossed Border Is 'Absurd'

MEXICO (CBS Houston/AP) — Mexican Foreign Relations Secretary Jose Antonio Meade says Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s recent statements about the possibility that Islamic fundamentalists could be entering the U.S. 343 more words