Aaron Blake, The Washington Post political reporter, discusses Governor Rick Perry speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference where Perry outlined small-government vision and praised the accomplishments of fellow Republican governors.» Read More
Texas has the highest rate of uninsured in the nation, nearly one in four, and a GOP governor, Rick Perry, who has vociferously opposed the program. Perry also has refused to expand Medicaid, despite federal dollars offered to do so.
*To move headquarters to Houston from Los Angeles. Feb 14- Occidental Petroleum Corp said it would spin off its oil and gas assets in California into a separately traded company and move its headquarters from Los Angeles to Houston, where it will be closer to its largest U.S. operations.
NEW YORK, Jan 30- U.S Northern and Midwestern states called on Thursday for new measures to help bring the heating fuel propane into their regions as a bitter freeze extended into a second week, signaling that pockets of shortages have not yet disappeared.
MADISON, Wisconsin, Jan 26- Over the past year Wisconsin's Republican governor, Scott Walker, has worked his way down a checklist of items commonly associated with a run at the U.S. presidency. Senators, Rand Paul of Kentucky and Marco Rubio of Florida.
Dec 29- Billionaire Harold Simmons, one of the richest men in America and a major contributor to the Republican Party, has died in his native Texas at 82.. The death, confirmed in a statement by Texas Governor Rick Perry, was first reported on the website of the Dallas Morning News which said he died on Saturday at Baylor University Medical Center at Dallas.
As Republicans draw up plans to use the troubled health care law against Democrats in elections next year, Obamacare is dividing Republican governors. The NYT reports.
Obamacare is the reason we did not expand Medicaid in the state of Texas. It's the reason we did not participate in the exchanges, says Gov. Rick Perry, (R-TX), providing his thoughts on the Affordable Care Act.
What's President Obama's solution to the gridlock that has Washington on the verge of a government shutdown? Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX), says Obamacare is a "really broken piece of legislation," and discusses his promotion of Americans for Economic Freedom.
South Dakota soars to the top spot in CNBC's annual survey of the Top States for Business. What other surprises are in store?
A freight train carrying as much as a million gallons of crude oil derailed. At least 5 people are dead, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.
CNBC's Larry Kudlow asks Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX), if he will be running for President. "Well certainly it's an option out there, but again no decisions are made," says Perry.
Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX) discusses why U.S. businesses should move to Texas. "California companies are already starting to make the move to Texas," he says.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry will be CNBC's Larry Kudlow's guest on Wednesday night. Also, George Gilder, author of "Knowledge and Power," discusses the gap between knowledge and power, and how to solve the "paralysis of our economy."
Texas lawmakers sent Gov. Rick Perry more than $1 billion in proposed business tax cuts shortly before the end of the biennial legislative session.
From outside Michigan Republican circles, it appeared that the Republican drive to weaken unions came out of the blue - proposed, passed and signed in a mere six days.
Gov. Rick Perry, (R-TX), shares his final thought on whether he is going to run in 2016. "I have a legislative session in front of me, and a state that is going to continue to lead the country," he says.
Brett Giroir, M.D.,Texas A&M University, discusses how he helps identify and recruit companies to set up shop in Texas, with Gov. Rick Perry, (R-TX).
Gov. Rick Perry, (R-TX), explains how his state is building an educated workforce.
Howard Dean, former Democratic National Committee chairman, explains why he believes going over the "cliff" is the best solution to solving the nation's debt crisis. Gov. Rick Perry, (R-TX), weighs in.
Gov. Rick Perry, (R-TX), discusses how the "Lone Star State" is growing jobs by keeping taxes low; making the regulatory climate fair and predictable; and implementing sweeping tort reform.