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Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks during a GOP event on Aug. 23, 2014 in Stratham, N.H. (credit: Scott Eisen/Getty Images)

Gov. Perry: We Need GOP To Control Congress To Solve Immigration, National Issues

Texas Gov. Rick Perry told South Carolina Republicans on Wednesday that it’s important for the GOP to control Congress so they can solve the country’s immigration problem and other national issues.

08/28/2014

Americans for Prosperity Foundation chairman and  Koch Industries Executive Vice President David H. Koch gives a thumbs-up to Republican presidential candidate and former Godfather's Pizza CEO Herman Cain during the Defending the American Dream Summit at the Washington Convention Center on Nov. 4, 2011 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

Koch Brothers Reaching Out To Hispanic Voters For GOP

Looking to make inroads with the rising number of Hispanic voters, conservative activists are offering English classes, health checkups and courses to help Spanish-speakers earn high school diplomas. Picking up part of the tab: Charles and David Koch.

08/11/2014

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

Perry: ‘Our Nominee Normally Has Done This More Than Once’

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is visiting Iowa for the fourth time in eight months, hoping for a second chance to win over Republican voters who delivered him a stinging caucus loss when he ran for president two years ago.

07/21/2014

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

File photo of Sen. Ted Cruz.   (credit: 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

File photo of Gov. Rick Perry. (credit: Ben Sklar/Getty Images)

Perry: US Is On The Course ‘To The Failed Policies Of Detroit And Greece’

Rick Perry repeatedly bashed Washington and said Texas was a model for the nation in his last speech as governor to a Republican state convention Thursday, sounding more like a presidential candidate than someone looking back on his legacy.

06/06/2014

"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

House Speaker John Boehner answers questions during his weekly news conference on Capitol Hill, on May 8, 2014 in Washington, D.C. (credit: Drew Angerer/Getty Images)

Boehner: ‘I’m Living On Borrowed Time’

House Speaker John Boehner said Monday that he’s “nudged” former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush to seek the Republican nomination for president in 2016.

05/13/2014

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)

Perry On How He’s Different From Cruz: ‘United States Senators Talk A Lot’

Texas Gov. Rick Perry returned to Iowa Thursday for a visit he said was focused on helping the state’s Republican governor seek re-election — and not on a potential 2016 presidential bid of his own.

02/28/2014

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Rand Paul: Texas Will Be Democratic State Within 10 Years If You Don’t Change

Sen. Rand Paul made a surprising prediction about the future of Texas Saturday.

02/11/2014

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