RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Rick Perry

A collection of news and information related to Rick Perry published by this site and its partners.

Top Rick Perry Articles

Displaying items 56-66
  • Obama announces plans for new Ebola screening of airline passengers

    The Obama administration is developing additional screening protocols for airline passengers both overseas and in the United States to control infectious diseases like Ebola, the president said Monday. After meeting with his senior health, homeland...
  • Amendment 3 could reshape Florida's high court

    Amendment 3 could reshape Florida's high court
    TALLAHASSEE — It may be the most important Florida constitutional change nobody's talking about. Besides whether to legalize medical marijuana and devote more tax dollars to conservation, voters will also be asked Nov. 4 whether the next...
  • Texas Ebola patient on respirator 'fighting for his life'

    The first Ebola patient diagnosed on U.S. soil took a turn for the worse Sunday, with officials saying Thomas Eric Duncan was on a respirator fighting for his life. A senior federal health official familiar with his condition said Duncan “could...
  • The gubernatorial debates should cut through mudslinging [Commentary]

    The gubernatorial debates should cut through mudslinging [Commentary]
    The presidential election of 2012 and Maryland's gubernatorial election of 2014 have much in common rhetorically in terms of their approaches to issues and spin, the two key components of political persuasion. The 2012 presidential election pitted a...
  • Dallas officials say they had to order Ebola family to stay home

    Dallas officials say they had to order Ebola family to stay home
    Dallas officials said that relatives of the man infected with Ebola left their apartment after agreeing not to, which prompted officials to issue a confinement order overnight. “They were noncompliant with the request to stay home,” Dallas...
  • Dallas Ebola patient flew United; airline says 'zero risk' of infection

    Five elementary, middle and high school students who had contact with a man diagnosed in Dallas with Ebola are being monitored, Texas officials said Wednesday, as the search was underway for people who may have been exposed to the deadly virus. The...
  • Democrats knock Hogan, but they like tax breaks, too

    Democrats knock Hogan, but they like tax breaks, too
    Here's another thing: The attack ad on Larry Hogan that claims Anthony Brown's Republican challenger for governor wants to give a $300 million tax break to corporations at the expense of kindergartners — that's another stretch into the shady side by...
  • Perry v. Lehmberg and the veto that illuminated an unsettling trend [Commentary]

    Perry v. Lehmberg and the veto that illuminated an unsettling trend [Commentary]
    A truism: Almost nobody looks good in his booking photo. That said, the 47th governor of Texas, one James Richard Perry, certainly gave it his best shot when he faced the camera at the Travis County Courthouse last week. The resultant image is ... not...
  • The 2016 Republican presidential nomination: Whose turn? [Commentary]

    The 2016 Republican presidential nomination: Whose turn? [Commentary]
     For more than 60 years with hardly a break, the Republican Partyhas chosen as its standard-bearer someone who has been able to claim it's his turn. Not since military hero Dwight D. Eisenhower defeated Sen. Robert A. Taft of Ohio, whose supporters so...
  • Islamic State at the border: Fearful new focus of GOP campaign ads

    For years, Republican opposition to immigration reform has exacted a steep political cost, the enmity of Latino voters. But now some are pivoting to a less perilous argument for their opposition to reordering the nation’s immigration laws: It&...
  • Low blow in Texas: Their Take

    Low blow in Texas Even in the no-holds-barred world of Texas politics, the indictment of Gov. Rick Perry last week was a low blow. A grand jury in Austin, a Democratic Party hotbed, indicted Perry, a Republican with presidential aspirations, on two...