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Rick Perry’s gift to Texas’ Governor-Elect…A Bible Verse?

Rick Perry’s gift to Texas’ Governor-Elect…A Bible Verse?

Outgoing Texas Gov. Rick Perry, while keeping in tradition of the state of Texas, handed over a very coveted copy of the Bible to Governor-elect Greg Abbott. As has been tradition in Texas, Perry underlined the a scripture inside of the book for the incoming governor to mediate on.

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Advice for Rick Perry

Advice for Rick Perry

I received an email from Texas Governor Rick Perry yesterday, asking for my input and support. I definitely had some “input and support” for Governor Perry, though it wasn’t the kind he was looking for.

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I Don’t Always Drive Drunk…

I Don’t Always Drive Drunk…

Some Democrats don’t always drive drunk at three times the legal blood alcohol limit…

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Rick Perry speaking at CPAC 2014 in Washington, DC (Photo credit: Gage Skidmore)

Rick Perry Surrounding Himself with Anti-Conservatives

Richard Viguerie at Conservative HQ reports Rick Perry isn’t helping conservatives believe in him with his hirings of two enemies of conservatives for his campaign: Henry Barbour and Steve Schmidt.

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Photo credit: Gage Skidmore and IowaPolitics.com

Rand Paul vs. Rick Perry on Foreign Policy: A 2016 Preview

There is no debate we’re a country in transition. In the political arena, nowhere will this attempted paradigm shift be more apparent than the foreign policy debate that could very well define the race for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination. Recently, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul and Texas Governor Rick Perry gave us a preview.

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Rick Perry

Rick Perry Turning into a Squish

I thought Rick Perry had displayed a moment of courage when he told the truth about homosexual behavior, i.e. that one can choose not to behave in that manner even if they have an impulse to do so. That was four days ago. But three days ago, Perry went “squish” on us and started backpedaling.

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Rick Perry Smacks Media Mudslinger

Rick Perry Smacks Media Mudslinger

Apparently Politico is continuing the SOP of baseless accusations without even supplying a name of the accuser. Is this what they’re teaching in “journalism” school these days? It must be, since facts, objectivity and analytical thinking no longer seem to be in the syllabus. I’m still not a Rick Perry fan, but I need to give credit where it’s due. He handled this jerk of a “reporter” very deftly and properly.

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Journalists and the Non-Smear Smear

Journalists and the Non-Smear Smear

Those who know me understand that I’m not a big Rick Perry fan.  Perry is far too weak in the area of illegal immigration and some other things to be what I would consider a good Republican candidate for president. But when I witness what can only be characterized as journalistic ineptitude or journalistic malpractice, I can’t stand idly by and watch even a candidate I don’t like be smeared and besmirched. A case in point occurred Saturday at the Rapid City Journal’s blog Mount Blogmore, when “journalist” David Montgomery attempted to smear Rick Perry as a threat to the First Amendment and U.S. Constitution. In that usual “I’m not saying what I’m about to say” manner many of these weasely “journalists” have, Montgomery began with a faux condemnation of guilt by association, then proceeded to attempt to tie Rick Perry to a statement made by a Perry supporter regarding […]

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