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Rick Perry Apologizes, Deletes Tweet About ‘Drunk’ DA

Texas Governor Rick Perry quickly deleted a Tweet where he referred to a district attorney as “the most drunk Democrat in Texas.” A picture of Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg, modeled after Dos Equis’ “Most Interesting Man in the World” ad campaign, was tweeted from the verified “@GovernorPerry” account on Sunday. “I don’t always [...]

Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s indictment on felony corruption charges means he can no longer carry a concealed weapon under state law. Federal law also prohibits him from being able to buy more guns or ammunition, as long as the indictment is pending, Reuters reported. The 2016 GOP presidential hopeful is an avid gun rights supporter [...]

Horrors! Big gummint is preventing Texas Guv Rick Perry from carrying or buying guns! Whatever will we tell Wayne LaPierre? One of Texas Republican Governor Rick Perry’s charges comes with a possible prison sentence of 99 years behind bars, but that might not be his biggest hardship. According to Texas and federal law, NRA dreamboat [...]

There’s a saying that goes something like this: “If you shoot the king, you’d better kill him.”   This means, if you don’t, he’ll get you.  Newt .Gingrich learned this when he went after President Clinton.  The GOP will learn that lesson again if they impeach President Obama, though they may get a smaller lesson with the lawsuit [...]

The Texas governor calls his felony indictment a “farce.” A special prosecutor spent months calling witnesses and presenting evidence that Perry broke the law when he promised publicly to veto $7.5 million over two years for the Public Integrity Unit run by the office of Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg. Lehmberg, a Democrat, was [...]

A grand jury has handed up an indictment against Texas Gov. Rick Perry on two felony count for abuse of official capacity and coercion of a public servant late Friday by a Travis County grand jury in connection with the investigation into an effort to force Travis County District Attorney Rosemary Lehmberg to resign, Dallas [...]

The full quote is, “You’re welcome, I’m awesome,” as the Texas governor congratulated himself after appearing in front of an adoring crowd. The Des Mones Register recounts Perry’s appearance at an event sponsored by the publication. Perry seemed pumped up after his enthusiastic, heckle-free reception at the Register’s Soapbox. When the Register’s moderator thanked him [...]

The Texas governor and presidential hopeful’s unquestioning support for Israel in light of the heavy toll of civilian casualties was on full display on CNN. Last week, Perry called on the United States to provide “vigorous support” for Israel so CNN’s Candy Crowley began her weekly Sunday show by inviting him to share his thoughts [...]

Good God! We  can’t let these immigrant illegals near our kids, they have DISEASES.  They are darker than our children, their parents are probably criminals. Sound familiar? Sadly, this caustic dialogue can be heard on two sides of this planet, where children fleeing violence, persecution, exploitation and extreme violence are treated like vermin in the nation in which [...]

Governor Rick Perry of Texas announced today he will deploy 1,000 members of the Texas National Guard to the U.S.-Mexico border in “Operation Strong Safety,” as clearly yet another element in Perry’s carefully orchestrated build-up for the 2016 Republican Party primary season.  Perry’s notional excuse for this vainglorious grandstanding is the threat posed to the security [...]

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