Tag: Rick Perry

Texas Governor Trolled by Russians Practicing for 2016 Election

It seems the complete freak out in Texas about Operation Jade Helm 15, a completely legitimate U.S. military training exercise, was fueled by Russians trying to dominate ‘information space’ and stoke fear in U.S. citizens – much like they seem to have done in the 2016 elections.  The tactic worked so well that Pander Bear…

AP: Trump To Mobilize 100,000 National Guard Troops On Immigrants

The Trump administration is considering a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants, including millions living nowhere near the Mexico border, according to a draft memo obtained by The Associated Press. The 11-page document calls for the unprecedented militarization of immigration enforcement as far north as Portland,…

Trump Approves Keystone, Dakota Access Pipelines

President Donald Trump on Tuesday set in motion the construction of the Keystone and Dakota Access pipelines. The directives were given through an executive order. The Obama administration killed the Keystone project in 2015, citing environmental concerns, while it also commissioned a report on the environmental impacts of the Dakota Access pipeline as fears grew…

Rick Perry To Join ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Entertainment Tonight is reporting that former Texas governor and two-time GOP presidential candidate Rick Perry will be among the contestants on the 23rd season of Dancing With the Stars, set to premiere Sept. 12 on ABC. The lineup, which will be announced officially on Good Morning America on Tuesday morning, includes Vanilla Ice, Marilu Henner,…

Rick Perry Stops Paying Campaign Staff [VIDEO]

Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry has stopped paying his campaign staff after failing to raise enough money, signaling the Republican presidential candidate is facing serious financial issues, CBS News reported Monday. Perry’s super PAC is reportedly preparing to expand and compensate for the struggling campaign, according to super PAC and campaign officials. Campaign staff at…

Rick Perry Misses Cut for First 2016 Debate [VIDEO]

Fox News has announced the 10 participants in Thursday night’s first GOP presidential debate: Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Mike Huckabee, Ben Carson, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Rand Paul, Chris Christie, and John Kasich were chosen for the two-hour debate based on their performance in the five most recent national polls. Texas Gov. Rick…

Under Indictment, Rick Perry Announces His Losing 2016 Run [VIDEO]

Former Texas Governor Rick Perry announced his 2016 presidential campaign on his website Thursday morning, hours before a planned kickoff event in Dallas. “I am running for president because I know our country’s best days are ahead of us,” the site reads. His 2012 campaign was promising, but derailed by a fatal mistake in a…

Rick Perry Deletes ‘Unauthorized’ Tweet

A tweet from Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s verified account Sunday night included a disparaging image of the Democratic district attorney who is at the center of his criminal indictment on charges of abuse of power. The tweet was later deleted, followed by another from Perry’s account that disavowed the post. “A tweet just went out…

Rick Perry Slams Rand Paul’s ‘Isolationism’ [VIDEO]

Perry Slams Rand Paul’s ‘Isolationism’: U.S. Must Back Allies Against Islamic Rebels In what’s becoming a ritual for GOP figures who enter the national conversation, Texas Governor Rick Perry took the pages of the Washington Post on Saturday to critique Senator Rand Paul’s (R-KY) “isolationist” foreign policy. After Paul fired back, telling Perry to worry…

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Signs Restrictive Abortion Bill Into Law

Texas Gov. Rick Perry Signs Restrictive Abortion Bill Into Law

Texas Gov. Rick Perry has signed sweeping new abortion restrictions that sparked weeks of protests at the state Capitol into law. Perry signed the legislation at a ceremony Thursday morning. The bill will require abortion clinic doctors to have hospital admitting privileges, restrict abortions to surgical centers, dictate when abortion-inducing drugs can be taken and…

Top Ten Reasons Why Texas Should Celebrate No More Rick Perry

Barely 24 hours have passed since this comedian/writer informed you of the fact that the state of Texas and its Republicans do not want Rick Perry to run in 2016. But even as Republicans and the state of Texas are trying to shake off the trauma of another possible Republican Texas governor running for president…

(VIDEO) Rick Perry Fails Badly – The battle over proposed abortion restrictions in Texas became a personal grudge match as Republican Gov. Rick Perry blasted Democratic state Senator Wendy Davis

Rick Perry Fails Badly and boosts Wendy Davis by making personal comments about her and her mother. The battle over proposed abortion restrictions in Texas became a personal grudge match as Republican Gov. Rick Perry blasted Democratic state Senator Wendy Davis.