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.
Gov. Rick Perry’s first court appearance to face abuse of power charges has been pushed back a week to Nov. 7.
U.S. Sen. Mary Landrieu is getting fundraising help this weekend from a Democratic Party heavyweight, popular former President Bill Clinton.
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.
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.
Cruz was born in Alberta while his parents worked there in the oil business.
Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, says many Republicans run “Soviet-style” campaigns.
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Thousands of Republicans are looking at their rising stars ahead of the 2016 presidential election.
The sniping between establishment Republicans and tea partyers resumed Thursday as Texas Sen. Ted Cruz refused to endorse his state’s senior senator in next week’s Republican primary.
Gallup tracking poll shows 27 percent of Hispanics in the state identify with the GOP.