09/18/14 03:00 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The special prosecutor who secured two felony abuse of power indictments against Gov. Rick Perry is facing his own legal problems after a decision by Texas' highest criminal court to renew a contempt of court case against him. Prosecutors filed a contempt of court motion...
By Kelly Cohen | 09/17/14 05:09 PM
In the speech sponsored by the Concerned Veterans for America, Sen. Marc Rubio called for more intervention abroad, and made digs at presidential hopefuls who pick favorable polling numbers over "necessary" leadership.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/16/14 01:07 PM
Texas Gov. Rick Perry will join Kansas Gov. Sam Brownback next week on the campaign trail, lending a hand to one of the most troubled Republican governors.
By Paul Bedard | 09/12/14 08:31 AM
The Republican Party's corps of potential 2016 presidential candidates is getting ripped in a new campaign from liberal media watchdog David Brock's super PAC that describes the state executives as unelectable bumblers and crooks.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/11/14 03:31 PM
"I may not run in 2016, but I've spent the last 20-plus months preparing," the Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry said in an interview with Bloomberg Television.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/08/14 11:51 AM
The Republican governor has met with business leaders and policy experts over the past year including a former ambassador, the chairman of JPMorgan Chase, according to a review of his official calendar.
09/06/14 01:45 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Greg Abbott says he grieves for Democrat Wendy Davis after his gubernatorial opponent revealed that she once had an abortion upon learning that the fetus had a severe brain abnormality. Abbott said Saturday in a statement that "the unspeakable pain of losing a...
By Rebecca Berg | 09/04/14 03:08 PM
In an op-ed published Thursday by Time, Paul pushes back against that characterization of his foreign policy, which has been used by many of his critics in the Republican Party, including Texas Gov. Rick Perry.
By Rebecca Berg | 09/04/14 11:55 AM
As New Jersey's governor, the possible 2016 presidential contender has very little foreign policy experience of his own. This week, he will begin to work to chip away at this potential vulnerability.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/28/14 04:34 PM
The team will help him fight charges that he abused his power and coerced a state employee when he tried to muscle a drunk-driving district attorney out of office with a budget veto threat.
By David M. Drucker | 08/28/14 03:12 PM
In recent weeks, the Cruz team signed contracts with three Republican consultants with national experience and ties to some of the early presidential primary states.
By Betsy Woodruff | 08/25/14 12:11 PM
Mark Fabiani, former special counsel to President Bill Clinton, has joined the Texas Republican governor's efforts to push back against allegations that he abused his power and unlawfully coerced a district attorney.
08/25/14 12:00 PM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Attorneys for Texas Gov. Rick Perry are asking a judge to dismiss criminal charges alleging that the possible 2016 presidential candidate abused his power with a veto last summer. Perry's attorneys filed the motion Monday in district court in Austin. They say the law being...
08/25/14 11:00 AM
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry has added a sixth prominent attorney to his all-star legal team that is fighting two felony charges of abuse of power. Mark Fabiani on Monday was announced as the latest hire. He's a former special counsel to President Bill Clinton and was a...
By Michael Barone | 08/22/14 02:50 PM
Today it seems that many liberal "would-be clients" are in desperate need of what Elihu Root called "a decent lawyer."
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