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Rick Perry: Don’t question U.S. military Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 05/06/15
In his prime, Rick Perry dominated Texas politics Dallas Morning News  Jeffers Jr., G. 01/13/15
Perry set to leave Austin stage after 3 decades Midland Reporter Telegram  Staff 01/12/15
Perry the master of the bold move San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 01/11/15
A salute to Rick Perry Houston Chronicle  Editorial 01/08/15
Rick Perry looks back Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 01/04/15
Analysts: Perry will be known for strong economy, shortsightedness Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 01/04/15
Despite crises from salmonella outbreak to West blast, Rick Perry's pushed freer rein for business Dallas Morning News  Drew, J. 12/22/13
Perry's long tenure hasn't produced a laudable legacy San Angelo Standard Times  Editorial 07/11/13
Perry to bow out in 2014, stays quiet on presidential ambitions Austin American Statesman  Tilove, J. 07/09/13
Timeline of events in Texas Gov. Rick Perry's life Fort Worth Star-Telegram  A.P. Wire 07/09/13
Perry reveals decision on whether to seek re-election Houston Chronicle  Fikac, P. 07/09/13
Perry to reveal his plans today San Antonio Express News  Gonzalez, J. 07/08/13
Perry's announcement may be a mystery, but his power is not Houston Chronicle  Hart, P. 07/07/13
FDA report faults Houston-area stem-cell company Houston Chronicle  Ackerman, T. 06/26/12
Perry says he's dropping out of presidential race Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tomlinson, C. 01/20/12
Though both conservative Republicans, Texans Paul and Perry differ sharply Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 01/01/12
For Rick Perry, it’s Harleys, hunting and Aggie hullabaloo Dallas Morning News  Ramirez, M. 12/11/11
Rick Perry, son of west Texas, usually wins what he wants Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 12/09/11
Role of underdog seems to suit Texas governor Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Arrillaga, P. 11/20/11
Perrys’ marriage a private affair in public life Dallas Morning News  Farwell, S. 11/13/11
When Perry turned Republican, he left some helpful Democrats behind Dallas Morning News  Parks, S. 11/06/11
Perry’s days on the farm help him grow, focus for life in politics Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 10/30/11
For Perry, Air Force provided a bridge to unresolved future Dallas Morning News  Tarrant, D. 10/23/11
Texas A&M expanded Perry’s horizons, but only so much Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 10/16/11
Where Rick Perry comes from: How the Texas Plains shaped a future presidential candidate Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 10/09/11
Perry is the latest iconic Texan Herald Democrat  Galehouse, M. 09/01/11
Facts about Gov. Rick Perry Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Tinsley, A. 08/15/11
Rick Perry: the man from Paint Creek Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 08/15/11
Critics question whether Perry is taking his faith too far with Saturday rally Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Montgomery, D. 08/05/11
Rick Perry Dallas Morning News  Editorial 12/26/10
Another win likely in wings for Perry Austin American Statesman  Embry, J. 10/31/10
Two men share same passion for leading Texas Houston Chronicle  Holley, J. 10/16/10
What's cooking with candidates for governor Austin American Statesman  Broyles, A. 09/22/10
Campaign 2010 Houston Chronicle  Feldman, C. 09/04/10
Rick Perry Austin American Statesman  Embry, J. 02/10/10
If you had to guess Rick Perry's one regret, could you? San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 02/01/10
El Pasoans reflect as Perry's stint in state's top post nears record El Paso Times  Grissom, B. 12/16/08
Perry closing in on longevity leaders Shivers and Clements San Antonio Express News  Robison, C. 06/02/08
To Perry, 'Governor for life' sounds all right Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Kennedy, B. 04/20/08
In defense of Boy Scout values, Perry takes aim at ACLU Austin American Statesman  Selby, W. 02/09/08
Perry insists he's still a conservative Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 02/03/08
Perry plan has personal angle Austin American Statesman  Selby, W. 02/16/07
For Perry, it's also personal Houston Chronicle  Robison, C. 02/16/07
The guy behind the guy Dallas Morning News  McKenzie, W. 11/21/06
Son says governor has been a great father for him, sister El Paso Times  Grissom, B. 10/29/06
Perry hoping to make sale again Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 10/29/06
Perry shaped by farmland values San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 10/23/06
Congress Austin American Statesman  Staff 10/22/06
Governor Dallas Morning News  Staff 10/22/06
Perry camp faces serious challenge Amarillo Globe-News  Rangel, E. 10/19/06
What you really need to know... Dallas Morning News  Eaton, T. 10/16/06
Gov. Perry/Haskell County - a schizoid relationship Abilene Reporter-News  Ellsworth, K. 10/15/06
Rick Perry Lubbock Avalanche Journal  Rangel, E. 10/15/06
From plains to politics Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 03/12/06
Perry: toughest part of job is about family Midland Reporter Telegram  Perry, R. 01/15/06
The acting governor Dallas Morning News  Editorial 10/18/03
Governor merits praise, not scorn Dallas Morning News  Editorial 06/29/03
Sizing up the GOP leaders Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 06/04/03
Governor tells graduates that truth is important Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Campbell, E. 06/01/03
Perry gave more to charity in 2002, tax returns show Houston Chronicle  Staff 04/16/03
Legislators see 2 sides of Perry: Solid leader vs. invisible governor Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 04/06/03
House marks Perry's birthday Austin American Statesman  Staff 03/04/03
Gubernatorial types swear prior engagement was best Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, C. 01/22/03
Perry, Dewhurst's day in the sun Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 01/22/03
Wellspring of Paint Creek Houston Chronicle  Hughes, P. 01/22/03
Rick Perry's crossroads Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 01/21/03
How will Perry deal with Capitol leaders? Austin American Statesman  McNeely, D. 11/06/02
Opponents' ads show police tapes of Perry, senator Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 10/23/02
Sanchez pulls out stop in gubernationial battle San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 10/23/02
Wide patchwork of Texas separates Perry, Sanchez Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 10/20/02
Perry's roots deep in soil San Antonio Express News  Koidin, M. 10/14/02
50 things you need to know about the next governor Dallas Morning News  Perry, R. 10/13/02
Two mixed paths of public service San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 10/13/02
Real estate has been profit maker for Perry Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 10/03/02
Rivals' school agendas overlap San Antonio Express News  Hood, L. 09/29/02
The money behind the men who want to run Texas Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 09/22/02
Haskell keeps its options open Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Cochran, M. 09/08/02
Perry stands out among prospective jurors Houston Chronicle  Staff 07/23/02
Perry visits Valley Valley Morning Star  Martinez, S. 06/11/02
Perry plans D-Day talk; French to thank veterans Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Perkins, F. 06/04/02
Will vetoes come back to haunt Rick Perry? Corpus Christi Caller Times  Editorial 05/29/02
Governor's roots run deep Dallas Morning News  Slater, W. 01/10/02
Touting his experience, Perry begins campaign Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 01/09/02
Kicking off campaign, Perry touts experience Dallas Morning News  Slater, W. 01/09/02
Perry kicks off campaign by pledging GOP agenda Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 01/09/02
Perry kicks off re-election bid San Antonio Express News  Fikac, P. 01/09/02
Perry Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 01/08/02
Perry's ready for takeoff Dallas Morning News  Peppard, A. 01/07/02
Governor immerses himself in Spanish San Antonio Express News  Selby, W. 07/15/01
Perry inherits Bush's language bungling Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R. 05/30/01
Perry gets mixed reviews as rocky session nears end Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Root, J. 05/27/01
Foundations for the future San Antonio Express News  Flores, M. 05/13/01
Proud Perry back home as Aggies' first governor San Antonio Express News  Graczyk, M. 05/05/01
Perry recieves mostly favorable reviews this session Austin American Statesman  McNeely, D. 06/07/99
Perry's freshman test Austin American Statesman  McCarthy, O. 06/06/99
Jobs well done Houston Chronicle  Walt, K. 06/06/99
Perry earns high marks from Senate Dallas Morning News  Stutz, T. 06/02/99
Lieutenant governor calls his rookie session a success Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Moritz, J. 06/02/99
Exceeding Expectations Abilene Reporter-News  Wilson, A. 04/18/99
Rick Perry Dallas Morning News  Staff 01/10/99
Lawmakers reflect on Bullock, Perry Texarkana Gazette  Minor, J. 01/04/99
Perry pegs education as No. 1 budget item San Antonio Express News  Foy, N. 10/25/98
Perry defends land deal Dallas Morning News  Kuempel, G. 01/31/98
Perry attributes wealth to love of land, investments Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Sanchez, C. 01/31/98
Texas still has one plum for GOP Dallas Morning News  Cullum, L. 11/17/97
Farming chief tries for lieutenant governor El Paso Times  Scharrer, G. 06/19/97
Perry pursues action against talk show guest's cattle remarks Austin American Statesman  Herman, K. 04/20/96
Perry's star soars high in state politics Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R.G.  05/14/95
Duel on essence of Texas Abilene Reporter-News  Tarpley, Dick  04/30/95
Point man: Rick Perry set to expand his empire Wall Street Journal  Allen, Michael  12/14/94
Perry appears headed to easy win Dallas Morning News  Hancock, Lee  11/09/94
GOP Agriculture Commissioner Perry succeeds in re - election try Valley Morning Star  Smith, E. Craig  11/09/94
Feud between Perry, Mauro transcending party politics Abilene Reporter-News  Ray, Steve  10/09/94
Rep. Andrews exits battlefield with a bang Houston Post    10/02/94
Perry praises new vitamins San Antonio Express News  Davidson, Bruce  09/30/94
Come on, Rick Abilene Reporter-News    01/05/94
Rick Perry kicks off re - election campaign Amarillo Globe-News  Robbins, Mary Alice  11/30/93
Perry to seek 2nd term as agriculture leader Austin American Statesman  Holmes, Michael  11/30/93
Perry raises possibility of Senate race in 1996 Austin American Statesman  McNeely, Dave  11/30/93
Political converts square off Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Roser, Mary Ann  11/30/93
Perry announces re - election bid for agricultural seat Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R.G.  11/30/93
Ag commissioner ready for 4 more years Houston Post  Lenz, Mary  11/30/93
Ag commissioner announces re - election plans at convention San Antonio Express News    11/30/93
For Perry in 1994, everything's going his way Austin American Statesman  McNeely, Dave  10/17/93
Official to repay state for flight bill Houston Chronicle    03/04/93
Perry not hiding fact he wants Senate seat in '96 Abilene Reporter-News  Ray, Steve  12/17/92
Delaying justice Houston Chronicle    11/10/92
Ethics investigations resume after election Houston Chronicle    11/07/92
State renews probe of public officials Houston Post  Selby, Gardner  11/07/92
No exceptions Houston Chronicle    10/10/92
Report" Perry used state phones ofr political calls Houston Chronicle    10/03/92
State agriculture phones used for calls to campaign Austin American Statesman  Elliot, David  10/02/92
Perry claims democrats ignoring agricultural issues Amarillo Globe-News  Robbins, Mary Alice  08/19/92
Aggie tells delegates why he switched parties Houston Chronicle  Ramsey, Ross  08/19/92
From democrat to GOP speaker Houston Post  Selby, Gardner  08/19/92
State's ag chief lauds president San Antonio Express News  Davidson, Bruce  08/19/92
Perry elected VP og ag group Abilene Reporter-News    06/27/92
GOP crowd celbrates Lincoln Day Waco Tribune Herald  Parma, Drew  02/14/92
Ag commissioner Perry announces plans to run again San Angelo Standard Times    12/05/91
Perry will run again for office Waco Tribune Herald  Adams, Samuel  12/04/91
Republicans Perry, Hutchison acknowledge debt to Democrats Galveston Daily News  Maynard, Roy  10/18/91
Rick Perry Dallas Morning News    10/06/91
Perry named to trade group Amarillo Globe-News    06/16/91
Ag commissioner Rick Perry honored with 4 - H alumni award Abilene Reporter-News  Smith, J.T.  06/05/91
Perry takes agriculture by storm Houston Post  Baird, Jane  05/19/91
Perry gets trade appointment from the Bush administration Abilene Reporter-News  Smith, J.T.  05/08/91
A new face in agriculture San Antonio Express News  Fohn, Joe  01/20/91
Perry takes oath of office Abilene Reporter-News  Warren, Janet  01/06/91
Perry takes oath as state ag commissioner Houston Post    01/06/91
Bio Abilene Reporter-News    01/01/90
Perry to run for ag commissioner Abilene Reporter-News  Palmer, Dana  12/07/89
Lawmaker announces candidacy for ag post Amarillo Globe-News  Robbins, Mary Alice  12/07/89
Perry joins GOP race to unseat Hightower Austin American Statesman  Copelin, Laylan  12/07/89
State Rep. Perry assails Hightower, enters race Dallas Morning News  Hoppe, Christy  12/07/89
Legislator-farmer joins race for agriculture commissioner Dallas Times Herald    12/07/89
Republican enters race for agriculture post Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Northcott, Kaye  12/07/89
State legislator announces bid for agriculture commissioner Houston Chronicle  Ratcliffe, R.G.  12/07/89
GOP convert enters race for state agriculture chief Houston Post  Gravois, John  12/07/89
Rep. Perry will enter GOP race for ag post Abilene Reporter-News  Hanna, Bill  12/05/89
Ryan to focus on AL race; won't run for state ag post Abilene Reporter-News  Palmer, Dana  11/28/89
Perry close to deciding on run for state ag post Abilene Reporter-News  Palmer, Dana  11/07/89
Republican party gloats over defection of state lawmaker Austin American Statesman  McNeely, Dave  10/01/89
Perry makes shift to GOP Abilene Reporter-News  Hanna, Bill  09/30/89
Haskell democrat announces switch to republican party Amarillo Globe-News  Robbins, Mary Alice  09/30/89
State lawmaker from north Texas switches to GOP Austin American Statesman  Graves, Debbie  09/30/89
Defection heartens GOP leaders Dallas Morning News  Attlesey, Sam  09/30/89
West Texas democrat goes to GOP Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Northcott, Kaye  09/30/89
Haskell state representative announces switch to GOP Wichita Falls Record News  Palmer, Dana  09/30/89
Legislator will switch to GOP, party sources say Dallas Morning News  Attlesey, Sam  09/29/89
Perry denied House panel leadership Abilene Reporter-News  Davis, Jim  09/20/89
Rick Perry Abilene Reporter-News    08/06/89
Rep. Perry picked for research agency Abilene Reporter-News    03/21/89
Policy changes urged on stocking of wildlife Fort Worth Star-Telegram  Bunting, Kenneth  03/07/89
Just friends Abilene Reporter-News  Bruce, Bob  11/20/88
Perry eyes house speaker assistant's job Abilene Reporter-News  Horn, Richard  08/26/88
Frequent flier Perry joins flight committee Abilene Reporter-News  Salzer, James  10/28/87
Employee takes blame for nude scene in drug video Dallas Morning News    01/29/86
'Birds and bees' fly into drug abuse videotape Abilene Reporter-News  Sanders, Kathy  01/28/86
Perry warms up quickly to legislative duties Abilene Reporter-News  Salzer, James  05/19/85