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Rick Perry, Was This Your Year?

Jan 21, 2013 By Jason Cohen

On August 25, pundits declared Rick Perry's to be the "inevitable" GOP candidate. Now he's polling fifth. Part two of the timeline chronicling how it got from there to here.

When does Perry announce?

Aug 9, 2011 By Paul Burka

Just about everybody thinks it is going to be Saturday, but I wouldn’t count on it. The Perry team has been playing the game very shrewdly, stretching out the time until he commits. I suspect that when he goes to South Carolina and New Hampshire on Saturday, he will continue…

Bugging Out

Jan 1, 1996 By Joe Nick Patoski

Farmers in the Rio Grande Valley are reeling from last year’s crop disaster—and they don’t cotton to agriculture commissioner Rick Perry’s excuses.