Rick Perry

Republican presidential candidates Newt Gingrich (L) and Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) acknowledge audience prior to a presidential debate at Wofford College on Nov. 12, 2011 in Spartanburg, S.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Gingrich, Perry Fail To Qualify For Virginia GOP Primary

Former House Speaker Newt Gingrich and Texas Gov. Rick Perry have failed to qualify for Virginia’s March 6 Republican primary, a setback in their bids for the Republican presidential nomination.


Quarterback Tim Tebow of the Denver Broncos prays on the field prior to a game against the Chicago Bears at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on Dec. 11, 2011 in Denver, Colo. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

Tebow Time At Debate: Perry Compares Himself To Broncos Quarterback

Rick Perry says he wants to be the Tim Tebow of the Iowa caucuses.


Republican presidential candidate Newt Gingrich and his wife Callista. (credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Newt Gingrich’s ‘Tale Of Three Wives’ May Land Awkwardly On Newt.org

An article on Newt Gingrich’s official website is headlined “A Tale of Three Wives: Life on the Campaign Trail.”


Republican presidential hopeful and Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks during the Republican Jewish Coalition 2012 Presidential Candidates Forum on Dec. 7, 2011 at Ronald Reagan Building and International Center in Washington, D.C. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Rick Perry Forgets How Many Supreme Court Justices There Are

Presidential contender Rick Perry said there are eight Supreme Court justices, not nine, and flubbed Justice Sonia Sotomayor’s name in an editorial board meeting at The Des Moines Register.


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Rick Perry Forgets Voting Age During Campaign Event

You might say Rick Perry courted the youth, but not the whole youth, in a campaign appearance at a New Hampshire college.


Texas Gov. Rick Perry participates at a Forum on Manufacturing at Vermeer Manufacturing in Pella, Iowa, on Nov. 1, 2011. (credit: Steve Pope/Getty Images)

Perry Campaign Wants Town Hall Attendees To Prove Citizenship

People attending a Rick Perry presidential campaign event are being asked to prove they are American citizens.


Newt Gingrich

GOP Hopefuls Oppose Potential Deficit Deal

Republican presidential hopefuls are assaulting a proposal by GOP lawmakers on a bipartisan deficit-reduction panel that calls for increased tax revenues.


Republican Presidential Candidates Herman Cain and Rick Perry

Perry, Cain, Manage Crises With Humor, Defiance

The assignment for both men: Fit the response to the predicament, with no margin for error.



Perry: Debate Gaffe Won’t Force Me Out Of GOP Field

Rick Perry says he “stepped in it” when he couldn’t remember the third federal department he would abolish if elected, but insisted the debate blunder wouldn’t force him out of the Republican presidential field.


President Barack Obama is greeted by Texas Gov. Rick Perry (L) upon arriving in Austin, Texas, on Aug. 9, 2010. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Perry: ‘I Don’t Know’ if I’ve Seen Obama’s Real Birth Certificate

Texas governor and GOP presidential candidate hopeful Rick Perry added fuel to the previously dwindling fires of the birther movement.