Republican from Texas
Rick Perry has been governor of Texas since late December 2000. He was re-elected in 2002, 2006 and 2010. He unsucessfully ran for president in 2012.
Recent statements involving Rick Perry
Recent stories featuring Rick Perry
The president’s one-day swing to the Austin area gave rise to fact checks of, and about, him.
Barack Obama came and went. Rick Perry and a leader of Texas Democrats took the occasion to loft jobs-related claims--now fact-checked.
A Texas congressman is silly, one reader writes.
PolitiFact Texas writes as if facts are irrelevant, another says.
Let’s open the mailbag.
A California editorial cartoonist said the state of Texas last inspected the plant in West in 2006. That’s not so.
Bill Hammond, who helms the Texas Association of Business, spoke up for business tax cuts by saying businesses pay 60 percent of taxes in the state. Really?
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