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Op-ed: Carly deserves to be in debate

...she could have done somersaults on stage, recited Daniel Webster's "Second Reply to Hayne" from memory, beaten Rick Perry in an arm-wrestling contest and played Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major - and still be left out in the...
Franken: Francis and the politicians

...he couldn't overcome the impression that he wasn't ready for prime-time programming -- or even an infomercial. Rick Perry had a similar problem. He thought that just because he played well in the Texas league, the minors (for any of you...
Op-ed: One down; who's next?

Now that Rick Perry has won the contest for the first to...afloat, or to pay any staffers. So Rick Perry becomes the first one to ride into that...will be watching on Sept. 16 will be Rick Perry. The rest of us can decide who will...
Op-ed: The two-wheeler dealers

...and telling anyone and everyone that he has his own back home in Wisconsin, which is where the manufacturer is based. Rick Perry also was on one, and so were about 300 others, roaring from the outskirts of Des Moines to a farm 39 miles away where...
Pap Fear

...been studying, cramming with various experts and reading "The Presidency for Dummies." We'll see if it pays off. Rick Perry will have the same kind of test, although the bar is lower for him. All he'll have to do is remember the points he...
Op-ed: The front-runner in name only

...then expect to inexorably grind down all the other candidates. Romney could do that in 2012 against an unprepared Rick Perry, an undisciplined Newt Gingrich and an unfunded Rick Santorum. Bush is running against a field that has about a half-dozen...
What others say: The GOP's renewable fuel evangelists

...That's nice, but what voters want to know is what Mr. Christie thinks the law should be.Former Texas Governor Rick Perry sounded somewhat contrite for supporting the wind tax credit, which has been a boon for Texas energy companies. Now...
Beyond Clinton, many 2016 hopefuls have used private emails

...Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush and former Texas Gov. Rick Perry, both Republicans, also criticized Clinton, even though...O'Malley and Frerichs attended law school together. RICK PERRY In 2013, amid the then-Texas governor's feud over...
Romney's exit unleashes race for donors

...right of Christie and Bush. That group includes Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul, Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, former Texas Gov. Rick Perry and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee."Mitt was going to probably occupy a different place on the shelf than me...
Conservatives cheer on Romney as establishment field grows

...Republican National Committee winter meeting in San Diego, where another cultural conservative favorite, Texas Gov. Rick Perry, and Wisconsin's Walker are also slated to appear. Other would-be presidential contenders are sending senior aides...


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