Tag Archives: Rick Perry – 2012

$1.6 billion surplus projected for Texas

$1.6 billion surplus projected for Texas AUSTIN — After a long run of tough times brought on by a sour economy, Texas lawmakers got some good news Monday as the state’s chief fiscal officer projected a $1.6 billion surplus that … Continue reading

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Five Myths About Rick Perry

I come across this article from Front Page Magazine and if it doesn’t clear up all the Perry smears for you, I don’t know what will. Five Myths About Rick Perry Gov. Rick Perry of Texas is now the frontrunner for the Republican nomination. … Continue reading

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Seventeen (17) things that critics are saying about Rick Perry

This post is taken from RedState and is being presented in it’s entirety with a link back to source. This is a great piece about Rick Perry and is, as far as I can tell, very fair and balanced. Seventeen … Continue reading

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Bachmann wins Iowa straw poll, Paul ends up second

Bachmann wins Iowa straw poll, Paul ends up second AMES, Iowa (AP) – Minnesota Rep. Michele Bachmann won a test vote of Iowans on Saturday, a show of popularity and organizational strength for the tea party favorite five months before … Continue reading

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Spokesman: Gov. Rick Perry running for president

Spokesman: Gov. Rick Perry running for president AUSTIN, Texas (AP) – Texas Gov. Rick Perry is running for president, a spokesman confirmed Thursday, a move certain to shake up the race for the GOP nomination much to the delight of … Continue reading

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