Rick Perry

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Opinion: Republicans Advances War On Women

Republican politicians continue to work against HPV vaccination despite its ability to prevent thousands of cases of cervical cancer and resulting deaths.

06/29/2012

Republican presidential candidate and Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to workers at Epoch Homes Aug. 18, 2011 in Pembroke, N.H. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

The Demise of the Perry Comet

Governor Rick Perry’s roller coaster ride in the Presidential race was not unprecedented but certainly serves as a modern lesson that it’s one thing to be an attractive potential candidate and a whole other thing to run a successful campaign.

01/19/2012

Denver Broncos quarterback Tim Tebow was unable to hold off the New England Patriots on Sunday. Yet, don't expect Tebowmania to go away anytime soon. (credit: Getty Images)

Tea Party Tebow Fans To Play Role In Who Wins Iowa Caucus

When historians look back on the last couple months of 2011, it could be looked at as an intersection in time where religion, sports, and social politics all met and talked. And if recent polling results involving Tim Tebow’s indirect effect on the Iowa caucuses serves as any indication, the conversation will continue into 2012.

12/21/2011

Chicago Bears v Denver Broncos

Rick Perry Likens Himself To Broncos QB Tim Tebow

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

12/16/2011

Republican presidential candidate and Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks to workers at Epoch Homes Aug. 18, 2011 in Pembroke, N.H. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Rick Perry and the Spanish Inquisition

If you missed Perry’s big number flub, in the debate on Wednesday night, he was attempting to list the three government agencies that he would eliminate if elected. He quickly listed the first two and then drew a complete blank on the third, finally remembering it later in the debate.

11/10/2011

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GOP Candidates Debate On CBS This Saturday

CBS will present the Campaign 2012 season’s first network broadcast of a Republican Presidential Primary debate on Saturday, Nov. 12.

11/10/2011

LAS VEGAS, NV - OCTOBER 18: Former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney (L) and Texas Gov. Rick Perry participate in the Republican presidential debate airing on CNN, October 18, 2011 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Seven GOP contenders are taking part in the debate, which is sponsored by the Western Republican Leadership Conference in Las Vegas and held in The Venetian hotel's Sands Expo and Convention Center. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Perry’s Close to His Alamo Moment

Rick Perry’s animated comments did not score the actual points he wanted to make and exposed the point that the one time front runner is nearing the moment when he will face surrender or elimination. Perry’s Alamo moment is coming soon.

10/18/2011

TAMPA, FL - SEPTEMBER 12: Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney (L) shakes hands with Gov. Rick Perry at the end of a presidential debate sponsored by CNN and The Tea Party Express at the Florida State fairgrounds on September 12, 2011 in Tampa, Florida. The debate featured the eight candidates ten days before the Florida straw poll. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

The Good News and Bad News from Recent Presidential Polling

Looking at the current polls in that light, it seems both GOP front runners and the Democratic incumbent have reasons to be happy and reasons to worry.

09/16/2011

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