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Gov. Rick Perry

Perry is accused of abusing the power of the office by threatening to veto money if a district attorney would not resign, then blocking that money. (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry Booked On Abuse Of Power Charges

Governor turned himself in to the Travis County courthouse, vows to fight charges.

08/19/2014

File photo of Gov. Rick Perry. (Photo by Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)

Defiant Texas Gov. Perry Heading To New Hampshire

The last time voters in New Hampshire saw Rick Perry, the Texas governor’s 2012 presidential bid had fallen apart after a series of gaffes punctuated by a much-maligned stumble during a televised debate.

08/19/2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry waits to greet President Barack Obama in Dallas, Texas, on July 9, 2014. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

CBS News: Gov. Perry To Turn Himself In Today On Charges Related To Abuse Of Power

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will turn himself into authorities Tuesday on charges related to abuse of power, CBS News reports.

08/19/2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry addresses the 40th annual Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) on March 14, 2013 in National Harbor, Md. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

No Arrest Warrant Being Issued For Texas’ Perry

A judge isn’t issuing an arrest warrant for Texas Gov. Rick Perry, a court official said Monday, and the Republican is planning to continue galloping around the country gearing up for a possible 2016 presidential run — despite being indicted on two felony counts of abuse of power back home.

08/18/2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry waits to greet President Barack Obama in Dallas, Texas, on July 9, 2014. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry Could Be Forced To Sit For Booking Photo, Fingerprinting

Undeterred by indictment, Texas Gov. Rick Perry intends to travel to three major 2016 primary states during the next two weeks even as he faces the prospects of a highly unpresidential booking on felony charges.

08/18/2014

Indictment comes after a special prosecutor investigated whether Perry broke the law when he promised publicly to cut funds to (JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Governor Perry Indicted For Coercion For Veto Threat

Possible 2016 presidential hopeful becomes state’s first indicted governor in nearly a century.

08/15/2014

Several dozen soldiers deployed in the Rio Grande Valley are part of the up to 1,000 troops called up by Gov. Rick Perry last month. (David McNew/Getty Images)

First National Guard Troops At Texas-Mexico Border

Several dozen soldiers deployed in the Rio Grande Valley are part of the up to 1,000 troops called up by Gov. Rick Perry last month.

08/14/2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks at the Republican Leadership Conference in New Orleans on May 31, 2014. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Perry: Guard Protecting US, Not Playing Politics

Gov. Rick Perry said Wednesday that sending National Guard troops to the Texas-Mexico border will defend not just his home state but the entire nation from “narco-terrorists” and that he doesn’t know how long they will have to be deployed before the national threat is quelled.

08/13/2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire as he defiantly dismisses a recent indictment and tries to convince voters that he's an improved version of the 2012 candidate who stumbled badly.  (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry Creates New PAC To Support GOP Candidates Nationwide

Gov. Rick Perry has created a new political action committee to support Republican candidates nationwide as he mulls a possible second presidential run.

08/05/2014

Texas Gov. Rick Perry waits to greet President Barack Obama in Dallas, Texas, on July 9, 2014. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry Criticizes American ‘Policy Of Calculated Ambivalence’ Toward Israel

Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Wednesday criticized an American “policy of calculated ambivalence” toward Israel, a nod toward conservative voters as he considers a second run for president.

07/31/2014

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