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As 2014 nears it’s close, and 2016 just around the corner, election speculation is heating up. Whether the American people are ready or not, a two year non-stop election season is on it’s way. In the Republican Party, a few standouts have started to emerge, each with their own views. Ted Cruz, Rand Paul, and… Read more »
Gov. Rick Perry’s cheerful mugshot quickly went viral on the internet, ...
Lawyers for Texas Governor Rick Perry are seeking to have the abuse of power ...
ISIS supporters hijacked California earthquake hashtags on Twitter to presumably garner a larger audience for threatening posts. Popular earthquakes hashtags such as #napaearthquake and #sfearthquake were filled with graphic images and terrorism threats against America. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, northern California experienced a 6.1 magnitude earthquake on Sunday. Many of the California earthquake… Read more »
ISIS is an immediate threat because of unprotected borders, General Martin ...
ISIS is the wealthiest and most violent terrorist group on the planet – but the jihadists are just a Middle East problem, right? The militant Islamic group promised to one day come to America and embark a wave of terror that will make Osama bin Laden’s airplane attacks look like child’s play. ISIS, or ISIL… Read more »
Texas Governor Rick Perry thinks that the terror group that took ...
Gov. Rick Perry was indicted last friday and turned himself in Austin on ...
Rick Perry was booked on abuse of power charges late Tuesday in an Austin courthouse. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the Republican Texas Governor was indicted last week on felony charges which alleged he was attempting to force Democratic district attorney from office by issuing a funding veto. District attorney Rosemary Lehmberg had been… Read more »
Mexico is upset that Governor Rick Perry sent the National Guard to the border to stop illegal immigrants from crossing into Texas. A statement from Mexico’s Foreign Ministry said in no uncertain terms that the country “rejects” tactics being used to secure the border. Texas Governor Rick Perry has been very vocal in his opposition… Read more »
Sarah Palin is taking on Barack Obama, claiming that it was the ...
High-profile liberals who are ideological foes of Texas Gov. Rick Perry have ...
Rick Perry was expected to turn himself in and pose for the required mugshot as early as today, but the judge involved in the case decided against ordering an arrest warrant for the Texas Governor. Perry would not have had to spend any time behind bars, but was prepared to follow the formal surrender process… Read more »
As The Inquisitr reported yesterday, Texas Governor Rick Perry became the ...
Rick Perry was indicted today despite claiming innocence in charges that he abused his power by threatening to veto funding if his demands were not met. A Texas Grand Jury ruled against him today. Perry said he’d cut funding to the state’s Public Integrity Unit if District Attorney Rosemary Lehberg, who had been recently convicted… Read more »
Rick Perry had vowed to stop the “narco terrorists” and secure the border between his state of Texas and Mexico. Governor Perry also says that the National Guard is just the “tip of the spear” when it comes to guarding the border. The Texas Governor feels that the National Guard will play a key role… Read more »
Illegal immigrants were arrested in North Olmstead, Ohio after a 911 call about a knife fight. Police officers arrested the two men who reportedly crossed the border illegally after the call about a disturbance at a Brookpark Road apartment building. The Border Patrol has taken custody of the illegal immigrants found in Ohio. A third… Read more »
Illegal immigrants are crossing the Texas border into the United States from 75 different countries, some known for terrorist ties and others locations where Ebola is present, according to a new Border Patrol report and Governor Rick Perry’s comments to CNN. The Border Patrol report stated that most of the human smuggling going on at… Read more »
Texas Governor Rick Perry is calling once again for more boots on the ground to stop the massive influx of illegal immigrants into the United States. The Lone Star State leader has been outspoken in his opposition to the way the Obama administration has enforced border security. While on a recent fundraising tour in the… Read more »
An illegal immigration crisis is becoming a major opportunity for Republicans as they press an issue that could lead to the White House in 2016. A number of high-profile GOP members have begun pressing the Obama administration on what they believe is a failure to control the borders and deport illegal immigrants. Many believe this… Read more »
Illegal immigrants walking across the Texas border which have been deemed “unaccompanied children” by government officials and the media are not necessarily unsuspecting and vulnerable youngsters, according to a new Pew poll. The report by the research center found that approximately 90 percent of the illegal immigrant children are teenagers. Pew utilized government statistics and… Read more »
Border Patrol agents were fired upon by high-powered weapons being deemed “machine guns.” The.50 caliber rounds were fired from the Mexican side of the Rio Grande. The American law enforcement officers attempting to secure the border were forced to immediately seek cover when the firing began on Friday evening. Although the exact type of weaponry… Read more »
Rick Perry is ordering the National Guard to the Texas border. Governor Perry appears to have grown tired of waiting for the federal government to secure the border and is opting to take the actions he deems necessary to protect his state and its citizens. Governor Perry is expected to give details regarding his plans… Read more »
Nebraska Governor Dave Heineman is not happy with the Obama administration’s plan to house and ultimately release hundreds of illegal immigrants in his state. Governor Heineman is perhaps even more displeased with the lack of communication and “secrecy” being used by the federal government concerning the relocation of the illegal aliens and unaccompanied children. As… Read more »
Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) has lashed back at fellow Republican Rick Perry over ...
Border crisis… we’ve been hearing that phrase a lot lately, usually in relation to the multitudes of Central American children who have entered the United States illegally in recent months. To say that the Obama Administration, Congressional Republicans and Texas Governor Rick Perry have been at odds over how to handle the Central American children… Read more »
Rick Perry toured the Texas border earlier this afternoon to review the areas where illegal immigrants are crossing and to speak with federal law enforcement officers patrolling the Rio Grande and Anzalduas Park area. Governor Perry had invited Barack Obama to join him on the tour while the president was in the state to attend… Read more »
A Mexican train carrying more than 1,000 illegal immigrants derailed en route to the Texas border area. The cargo train was transporting both Central Americans and Mexican adults and children hoping to enter the United States illegally and surrender themselves to Border Patrol agents, Reuters reports. None of the illegal immigrants about the Mexican train… Read more »
President Obama is asking American taxpayers via Congress to pony-up $3.7 billion to address the illegal immigration problem along the Texas border. Governor Rick Perry says he has been sending letters to the Obama administration since 2010 to get help securing the border to stop the massive influx of illegal aliens, but the missives have… Read more »
Rick Perry challenged President Barack Obama to come tour the Texas border and experience the illegal immigration problem first hand while in the state this week. Governor Perry reportedly declined and invite to meet President Obama on the tarmac and shake hands. White House officials are now telling media outlets that while the president still… Read more »
Barack Obama calls them a “humanitarian crisis.” Nancy Pelosi calls them an “opportunity.”An angry crowd in El Centro, California says we should “Send them back.” Rick Perry agrees and further ratchets up the rhetoric by calling on President Barack Obama to come see the “humanitarian crisis” firsthand if he’s really all that concerned about the… Read more »
Protesters blocked buses of illegal immigrants being transported into Murrieta, California. The town was told by the local U.S. Border Patrol department to expect nearly 150 such busloads of “migrant families” and “undocumented migrants” about every 72 hours. The mayor of Murrieta is wondering who will pay for the resources used by the hundreds to… Read more »
Illegal immigration on the Mexican border is overwhelming the system and turning boundaries in the southern states into a “disaster area” according to Texas Governor Rick Perry. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, thousands of illegal immigrant children have been pouring across the border from Central American and being housed in cramped conditions in government-run… Read more »
Rick Perry, the Texas governor and prospective 2016 Republican presidential candidate, faced some heat Monday from an unlikely source over his comments last week comparing gay people to alcoholics. Perry made the comparison at a Commonwealth Club appearance in San Francisco, California, last Thursday. In those comments, Perry asserted that, both excessive alcohol consumption and… Read more »
Rick Perry, the current governor of Texas who is reportedly eyeing a second run at the Republican presidential nomination in 2016, stunned a crowd gathered to hear him speak in San Francisco, California, Wednesday, when he told the audience members that being gay is similar to being alcoholic. Perry was speaking before the Commonwealth Club… Read more »
As the Republican Party casts about for a candidate to fall in love with ...
Ted Cruz feels the BLM (Bureau of Land Management) should be reducing claims on public lands. The Republican Texas Senator is among those lawmakers weighing in on the Red River Texas and Oklahoma boundary dispute with the federal agency. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, the BLM Red River boundary dispute may cause approximately 90,000… Read more »
A BLM standoff in Texas could be the next battle for both property rights and states’ rights. As previously reported by The Inquisitr, Teddy Henderson is just one of the ranchers along the Texas and Oklahoma border who may lose land they hold a deed on, to the federal government. The Bureau of Land Management… Read more »
The Texas secession movement has caught on in at least 15 other states, according to the Houston Chronicle. A group of folks in Vermont want to join Canada, and multiple states from South Carolina to Alaska are reportedly prepared to “go it alone” if their respective movements garner enough steam to be considered for a… Read more »
Anti-gun lawmakers seem determined to chip away at the Second Amendment despite the loss of millions of dollars of important tax revenues and hundreds of jobs. As a result, several major firearms companies have made a rapid exit from Colorado and New York since the passage of new gun control laws. Less than a year… Read more »
Rick Perry’s wife may disagree with him on abortion laws. Anita Perry, ...
One Texas GOP senator said Thursday that the controversial anti-abortion ...
Women in Texas are turning to “flea market” abortions as state legislature moves toward one of the most expansive and restrictive abortion bans in the union. The new laws, which have already passed the Texas House, will see the closure of almost all women’s health clinics in the large southern state. Though clinics where abortions… Read more »
Texas Governor Rick Perry confirmed today that he will not seek re-election during a rally in San Antonio. Rick Perry is the longest serving governor of Texas, and his seat is up again for new contenders in 2014. Perry, who was one of several early White House hopefuls for the GOP, will leave office in… Read more »
As the battle over a woman’s right to choose heats up in Texas, a ...
Wendy Davis, the Texas state senator turned Democratic rising star, is ...
There seem to be some sour grapes between Texas governor Rick Perry and state senator Wendy Davis after her marathon filibuster put a stop to the state’s proposed anti-abortion bill. At the National Right to Life Convention in Dallas Thursday, Perry criticized Davis and the media’s characterization of her as a “hero” in light of… Read more »
After a controversial abortion bill in Texas failed to pass following a dramatic special session of the state legislature Tuesday, the state’s governor, Rick Perry, has called for another session to pass the bill. The bill failed after Texas legislature failed to pass a vote following a lengthy filibuster. Democratic state senator Wendy Davis’ dramatic… Read more »