Rick Perry
James Richard "Rick" Perry (born March 4, 1950) is an American Republican politician who served as the 47th Governor of Texas from 2000 to 2015. A Republican, he was elected Lieutenant Governor of Tex...
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Rick Perry: No 'free ride' from criticism for Gold Star dad
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry said Tuesday that the Gold Star father involved in a war of words with Donald Trump shouldn't get a "free ride" from public criticism.
Rick Perry presidential campaign, 2012
The Rick Perry presidential campaign of 2012 began when Rick Perry, four-term Governor of Texas, announced via a spokesman on August 11, 2011, that he would be running for the 2012 Republican Party no...
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Governorship of Rick Perry
Rick Perry succeeded to the office of Governor of Texas on December 21, 2000 when George W. Bush resigned as Governor to prepare for his presidential inauguration. Perry became the first Texas A&...
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Capital punishment in Texas
Capital punishment in the U.S. state of Texas is a form of punishment whereby a person is put to death as a punishment for a crime. Since the death penalty was re-instituted in the United States with ...
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Republican Party (United States) presidential debates, 2012
The 2012 United States Republican Party presidential debates were a series of political debates held prior to and during the 2012 Republican primaries, among candidates for the Republican presidential...
Texas gubernatorial election, 2010
The 2010 Texas gubernatorial election was held on Tuesday, November 2, 2010, to elect the Governor of Texas. Incumbent Republican Governor Rick Perry ran successfully for election to a third consecuti...
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Texas Five
The Texas Five was a term coined for a group of five Democratic members of the United States House of Representatives from the state of Texas. They were identified in this manner because the Congressi...
Political positions of Rick Perry
Rick Perry is the governor of Texas, USA and was a candidate for the (American) Republican Party's 2012 presidential nomination.
Some of Perry's views are in opposition to Constitutional amendment...
Fed Up! Our Fight to Save America from Washington
Fed Up! Our Fight to Save America from Washington is a 2010 political non-fiction book authored by Governor of Texas Rick Perry and his senior advisor Chip Roy, published by Little, Brown and Company....
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Big Country Electric Cooperative
Big Country Electric Cooperative, Inc. is a rural utility cooperative headquartered in Roby, Texas, with suboffices in Snyder, Texas and Stamford, Texas.The cooperative's territory includes portions o...
Days of Prayer for Rain in the State of Texas
The Days of Prayer for Rain in the State of Texas refers to a designated three-day period from Friday, April 22, 2011, to Sunday, April 24, 2011, during which Texas governor Rick Perry asked that Texa...
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Texas Eleven
The Texas Eleven were a group of Texas Senate Democrats who fled Texas for Albuquerque, New Mexico for 46 days in 2003 aimed at preventing the passage of controversial redistricting legislation that w...
Texas Secession Movement
Texas secession movements principally focus on the secession of Texas during the American Civil War and the activities of organizations which have existed since the 1990s. The idea of state secession ...
Economy of Texas
The economy of Texas is one of the largest economies in the United States. As of 2013, Texas is home to six of the top 50 companies on the Fortune 500 list and 51 overall, (third most after New York a...
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Killer Ds
The Killer Ds are a group of Texas House Democrats who left Texas for Ardmore, Oklahoma during the week of May 12, 2003. The Killer Ds left to prevent House consideration of the redistricting legislat...
Anita Thigpen Perry
Anita Thigpen Perry (born May 5, 1952) was the longest-serving First Lady of Texas, and the wife of Governor Rick Perry. As First Lady of Texas, she had been an active advocate for nursing and other ...
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2003 Texas redistricting
The 2003 Texas redistricting refers to a controversial mid-decade congressional redistricting plan. In the 2004 elections, it resulted in the Republicans taking a majority of the House seats for the f...
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Lines in the Sand (book)
Lines in the Sand: Congressional Redistricting in Texas and the Downfall of Tom DeLay, published in 2007 by Steve Bickerstaff and the University of Texas Press, is a book chronicling the 2003 Texas co...
Capital punishment debate
Capital punishment or the death penalty is a legal process whereby a person is put to death by the state as a punishment for a crime. The judicial decree that someone be punished in this manner is a d...
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Haskell County, Texas
Haskell County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, its population was 5,899. The county seat is Haskell. It is named for Charles Ready Haskell, who was killed in the...
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Humberto Leal Garcia
Humberto Leal García, Jr. (January 16, 1973 – July 7, 2011) was a Mexican inmate on death row in the US state of Texas for the May 21, 1994, rape, torture, and murder of Adria Sauceda in San Antonio. ...
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José Medellín
José Ernesto Medellín Rojas (March 4, 1975 – August 5, 2008), born in Nuevo Laredo, Tamaulipas, was a Mexican national who was executed by lethal injection for the murder of Jennifer Ertman and Elizab...
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Wrongful execution
Wrongful execution is a miscarriage of justice occurring when an innocent person is put to death by capital punishment, the "death penalty." Cases of wrongful execution are cited as an argument by opp...
Capital punishment in the United States
Capital punishment (also called the death penalty or execution) in the United States is a legal sentence in 32 states and the federal civilian and military legal systems. Its application is limited by...
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