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Critics are blasting the Texas Department of Insurance for proposing new rules for counselors who help people buy health insurance under the Affordable Care Act. (Photo by Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Critics Blast Gov. Perry’s Call For Additional Obamacare Navigator Training

Gov. Rick Perry, who adamantly opposes the health care law, called for the additional training and other requirements to protect consumers.

01/06/2014

File photo of Texas Gov. Rick Perry. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Health Law Dampens Perry’s New Year’s Optimism

Gov. Rick Perry says the nation’s new health care law has dampened the optimism he normally feels with the coming of a new year.

01/01/2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks at the podium to the National Right to Life Committee during their opening general session at the Hyatt Regency DFW International Airport Hotel on June 27, 2013.  (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry Asks President Obama For Flooding Disaster Declaration

Gov. Rick Perry is asking President Barack Obama for a disaster declaration for three Central Texas counties hit-hard by Halloween floods.

12/13/2013

File photo of Gov. Rick Perry. (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Republicans Urging Donors To ‘Keep Texas Red’

Sick of losing on Election Day, they huddled candidates on their 2014 statewide ticket in a hotel ballroom and bristled at being outspent and outnumbered by political rivals in Texas who they talked up as sophisticated and savvy.

12/02/2013

File photo of Gov. Rick Perry. (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Perry: Obama ‘Cavalierly Instructing States To Ignore Federal Law’

Gov. Rick Perry is predictably panning President Barack Obama’s reversing course and calling for canceled health insurance policies to be reinstated under the new health law.

11/15/2013

Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia attends the TIME/CNN/PEOPLE/FORTUNE Pre-Dinner Cocktail Reception at Washington Hilton on April 27, 2013 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images for Time, Inc)

Scalia: I’d ‘Probably Want To Be A Texan’

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia said Monday that if he weren’t a Virginian he’d “probably want to be a Texan.”

11/12/2013

File photo of Texas Gov. Rick Perry.  (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Perry Group’s 2nd National Ad Touts Job Growth

Texas Gov. Rick Perry hit national airwaves again Friday, this time with a television spot blaming the White House for the nation’s stubbornly high unemployment rate and touting stronger job growth in his and other Republican-led states.

11/08/2013

File photo of Gov. Rick Perry. (credit: Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry: ‘Texans Aren’t The Reason Obamacare Is Crumbling’

Gov. Rick Perry says President Barack Obama came to Texas to try and keep the nation’s new health care law from collapsing under its own weight.

11/07/2013

President Barack Obama speaks at Temple Emanu-El on Nov. 6, 2013 in Dallas, Texas. (credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama: ‘I’m Not Happy With Some IT People In Washington’

Beset by hard-to-keep promises and a massive website failure, President Barack Obama traveled to the heart of the “Obamacare” opposition Wednesday, declaring that ideological rigidity was denying health insurance to millions of Americans.

11/07/2013

President Barack Obama walks from Marine One after arriving on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 5, 2013, following a trip to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md., to visit with wounded service members. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Obama Heading To Texas To Pitch Obamacare

Beset by hard-to-keep promises and a massive website failure, President Barack Obama is promoting his embattled health care law in the state with the highest rate of uninsured Americans, which has also been politically hostile to the signature initiative of his presidency.

11/06/2013

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