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Central Valley Assemblywoman Blames Drought On God's Wrath Over AbortionAssemblywoman Shannon Grove touched off a firestorm of criticism when she blamed California's historic drought on abortion.
SF-Based Charles Schwab To Create 1,200 Jobs In Texas After Getting Incentive PackageGov. Rick Perry announced Thursday that the financial services company’s Austin expansion will create 823 jobs and should generate $210 million in capital investment over the next decade.
California State Senator Visits Texas To Recruit Companies For Move West California State Senator Ted Gaines visited the Austin Monday, hoping to keep California in the running fro a massive Tesla Motors battery plant that could be headed to the Lone Star State.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry: Comments On Homosexuality, Alcoholism A 'Mistake' He 'Stepped Right In'Texas Gov. Rick Perry said it was a mistake for him to use a story about alcoholism to explain his views on homosexuality.
California-Bashing Texas Gov. Rick Perry Reportedly Thinking Of Moving To Golden StateTexas Gov. Rick Perry, who bashes what he calls California's high-tax and over-regulated ways as he persuades California firms to move to Texas, is reportedly contemplating his own move to the Golden State.
New Jersey Gov. Christie Denounces Gov. Rick Perry Comments On Homosexuality During San Francisco VisitNew Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is denouncing comments by fellow Republican Texas Gov. Rick Perry comparing homosexuality to alcoholism in which people can choose to change their behavior.
Lieutenant Governor Newsom Demands Apology From Gov. Perry Over Homosexuality, Alcoholism ComparisonSan Francisco's former mayor, who was thrust on the national stage when he legalized same-sex marriage in the city in 2004, is now demanding an apology from Texas Governor Rick Perry after he likened homosexuality to alcoholism in an appearance at the Commonwealth Club Wednesday.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry Compares Homosexuality To Alcoholism In San Francisco AppearanceTexas Gov. Rick Perry raised eyebrows during his appearance at the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco Wednesday night, when he compared homosexuality to alcoholism.
Texas Governor Rick Perry Visits California In Push For Tesla Battery FactoryTexas Gov. Rick Perry held up his own state as a model for responsible energy production and economic growth in California.
Texas Conservatives Resume Airing Ads Telling Businesses To Flee CaliforniaRadio listeners and TV watchers this week likely heard advertisements from the conservative organization "Americans for Economic Freedom," funded by Texas Governor Rick Perry's leftover 2012 campaign funds, telling California businesses to flee for the political sanctuary of Texas, and according to official governor's office documents, some are hearing the call.
Sacramento Bee Cartoon Depicting Explosion Disgusts Texas GovernorGov. Rick Perry said Friday he's disgusted a California newspaper ran a cartoon that depicts him boasting about booming business in Texas, then shows an explosion, a week after a fertilizer plant explosion killed 14 people in a Texas town.
Texas Governor Ends California Business Recruiting Trip Empty-HandedGov. Rick Perry is wrapping up his high-profile recruiting trip to California without having convinced any businesses to relocate to his state—at least not yet.