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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

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

Scott Esk says on his website he is 100% family values and believes that biblical principles should form the basis of Oklahoma law. (Image courtesy: Scott Esk for OK House District 91)

Oklahoma State Rep Candidate Accused Of Saying Homosexuals Should Be Stoned To Death

Oklahoma rep. candidate seemed to suggest homosexuals should be stoned to death.

06/12/2014

Senator Ted Cruz, R-Texas, has joined Texas Gov. Rick Perry in calling on President Barack Obama to visit the Mexican border personally, with Cruz sending Obama actual directions to the border from Obama’s planned fundraiser stops in Austin and Dallas.   (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Ted Cruz Formally Renounces Canadian Citizenship

Cruz was born in Alberta while his parents worked there in the oil business.

06/10/2014

2014 Miss USA Competition

[VIDEO]: Miss Louisiana’s Political Response

Miss Louisiana, Brittany Guidry, arises a huge applause with her response to a question regarding the Bergdahl-Taliban swap

06/09/2014

"Duck Dynasty" star Phil Robertson greets fans in the Duck Commander Compound at Texas Motor Speedway on April 5, 2014 in Fort Worth, Texas. (credit: Jerry Markland/Getty Images for Texas Motor Speedway)

‘Duck Dynasty’ Star: ‘If We Don’t Turn To God At A Pretty Rapid Clip, We’re Going To Lose The United States Of America’

Thousands of Republicans are looking at their rising stars ahead of the 2016 presidential election.

05/29/2014

Sen. John Cornyn, R-Texas, held off a Tea Party challenger to defend his seat in the November election. (Getty Images)

Cornyn Tops Stockman To Win GOP Primary

Senator Cornyn holds off Tea Party challenge from Rep. Steve Stockman.

03/05/2014

President Obama to hold invitation-only fundraiser at home of philanthropist John Eddie Williams. (Getty Images)

Obama Plans Houston Fundraiser In April

President Obama to hold invitation-only fundraiser at home of philanthropist John Eddie Williams.

03/01/2014

(Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Poll: More Republican Hispanics In Texas Than In The Rest Of The Country

Gallup tracking poll shows 27 percent of Hispanics in the state identify with the GOP.

02/07/2014

(Photo by Stewart F. House/Getty Images)

Wendy Davis Supports Open Carry Law

Democratic candidate for governor says she supports proposed law that would allow Texans to wear guns in public.

02/06/2014

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