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Stories with person: Rick Perry
  • Cameras show arrests down amid Texas border security push 
    Updated: Oct-03-15 2:16 pm

    DALLAS - Data from the Texas Department of Public Safety's 1,200-plus border cameras shows that in the 14 months since the state began a surge of law enforcement along the Texas-Mexico border, the number of arrests in smuggling events detected by the technology has dropped, according to a newspaper report.

  • Bush donors embrace new mantra: He's built to last story has photos
    Updated: Oct-02-15 4:17 pm

    WASHINGTON - Jeb Bush's challenge in the first half of the year was daunting yet simple. To be considered a fundraising success, the Republican presidential candidate had to hit the magic number of $100 million, an ambitious goal set by some in his campaign. And he did.

  • Cruz announces endorsements of 41 Texas state lawmakers 
    Updated: Sep-30-15 1:14 pm

    AUSTIN, Texas - Home-state presidential hopeful and U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz says he's secured endorsements from 36 Republican Texas state representatives and five state senators.

  • Clinton, Bush steady fundraising amid GOP summer Trump slump 
    Updated: Sep-30-15 7:28 am

    WASHINGTON - Voters won't cast their first ballots in the presidential race until February, but donors have been making their picks for months.

  • Abbott looks to lure top researchers to Texas campuses 
    Updated: Sep-27-15 1:04 pm

    AUSTIN, Texas - Gov. Greg Abbott is emphasizing the importance of research in luring academic stars to Texas and elevating the state's universities as well as its economy, according to a newspaper report.

  • Former CIA leaders release book defending brutal tactics 
    Updated: Sep-09-15 12:21 pm

    WASHINGTON - Former senior CIA officials instrumental in extracting information from al-Qaida prisoners through what most Americans consider to have been torture have published a book defending their conduct.