Perry Reshaped Texas, But Foundered Nationally Gov. Rick Perry was a champion of fiercely conservative social activism long before the tea party was born. He oversaw the "Texas Miracle" job-creation boom and became the most powerful Texas governor since Reconstruction.
Death Row Inmate Predicts 'Very Close Race' Just Before ExecutionBefore his execution, a death row inmate used his last words to make a prediction about the 2012 presidential election.
Obama Touting DREAM Act To Guarantee Latino VotesAlvisar has switched her support to President Barack Obama because of his support for legislation known as the DREAM Act. While Democrats failed to get the bill through Congress, Obama in August signed a directive that implemented its key provision — allowing young people brought into the country without authorization as children to avoid deportation if they graduate high school or join the military.
Survey: Majority Of Latino Voters Support Photo ID LawsA majority of Latino registered voters support photo ID laws that will be in effect in eleven states this year despite ongoing controversy on this issue.
Study: Facebook Messages Influence Voting HabitsFriendships and photos aren’t the only thing influencing Facebook users – a simple message can change voting habits.
Obama To Romney: Do You Want To Start Another Middle East War?President Barack Obama, defending his foreign policy record at a time of anti-American rage in the Muslim world, fired back at suggestions from Republican Mitt Romney that the president has been weak with allies and enemies alike.
Gov. Perry Calls Ryan 'Conservative Budget Hawk' Texas Gov. Rick Perry says Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney chose a "conservative budget hawk" when he tapped Wisconsin U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan as his running mate.
Romney To Clinch GOP Nomination With Texas Win Mitt Romney is set to clinch the Republican presidential nomination Tuesday night with a win in the Texas primary, a triumph of endurance for a candidate who came up short four years ago and had to fight hard this year as voters flirted with a carousel of GOP rivals.
George W. Missing As Romney Gets Bush BackingGeorge W. Bush is as hard to find in his father's office as he is in the 2012 presidential contest.
Paul Comes Home To Texas Just As Campaign Heats Up The only trail where you might catch Ron Paul this weekend is the biking one here.

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