Gov. Rick Perry
Gov. Rick Perry says the Obama administration’s executive action on immigration will trigger a new flood of people illegally entering Texas from Mexico.
A gunman attempted to set the Mexican Consulate ablaze and fired more than 100 rounds at downtown buildings early Friday before he died, Austin authorities said.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Monday his tour of New Hampshire is preparation for a second presidential bid, but he won’t make a final decision on that until at least May.
Without Gov. Rick Perry on the ballot for the first time since 2000, Texas politics was poised to undergo a major shake-up Tuesday, starting with the race for governor between the state’s staunchly conservative Republican attorney general and a Democratic champion of abortion rights.
Texans who are casting ballots are expressing ambivalence about many statewide candidates but they’re more impassioned when talking about departing Republican Gov. Rick Perry.
Gov. Rick Perry’s first court appearance to face abuse of power charges has been pushed back a week to Nov. 7.
Texas will create containment facilities in North Texas and Galveston to treat any future Ebola patients.
Forgoing combat rifles and body armor, U.S. troops preparing to fight Ebola in Liberia were instead stepping gingerly Thursday into white germ-proof suits and pulling on thick, blue rubber gloves and gas masks.
The first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States, and the revelation that dozens of others in Texas are now being monitored, is a potential health crisis that gives Republican Gov. Rick Perry another real-time leadership test and a chance to look presidential — or ineffective — on a national stage.
A judge has excused indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry from his next court appearance but denied the Republican’s request to skip all other pretrial hearings.