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Bob Daemmrich/The Texas Tribune

Donald Trump has tapped half a dozen well-known Texans — including the state's former governor — to advise him on agriculture policy in his campaign for the White House.

Rick Perry Says He's Open To Serving in Trump Administration

Jul 18, 2016
Shelby Tauber / Texas Tribune

CLEVELAND — Former Gov. Rick Perry says he is open to serving in the administration of presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, his former rival in the race for the White House.

Five Things to Watch At the GOP National Convention

Jul 18, 2016
The Texas Tribune

Two months ago, Texas Republicans gathered in Dallas for a state convention at which many still felt conflicted about their presumptive presidential nominee, Donald Trump. As they pack their bags for the national convention, an ambivalence still lingers over the Texas GOP.

Trump Rules Out Rick Perry As Running Mate

Jun 8, 2016
Gage Skidmore/Moritz Hager / Texas Tribune

Donald Trump on Wednesday ruled out picking former rival Rick Perry as his running mate but said there could still be a role for the former Texas governor in a Trump administration. 

Does Rick Perry Still Carry Clout In Texas?

May 23, 2016
Brett Buchanan / Texas Tribune

There's the Austin ophthalmologist responsible for his trademark glasses. The former Texas Tech official who wants to represent his parents in Congress. The former police chief of Dalworthington Gardens. Meet Rick Perry's class of 2016.

Upon Further Review, Perry Endorses Trump For President

May 6, 2016
Gage Skidmore/Moritz Hager / Texas Tribune

Former Gov. Rick Perry, who had called Donald Trump a "cancer on conservatism," is now endorsing the presumptive Republican presidential nominee.

Rick Perry's Criminal Case Officially Dismissed

Apr 6, 2016
Todd Wiseman / Texas Tribune

The criminal case against former Gov. Rick Perry was officially dismissed on Wednesday, weeks after Texas' highest criminal court ordered that it be dropped

Alan Melson / KERA News

Five stories that have North Texas talking: Three Dallas neighborhoods are considered foot-friendly; Rick Perry endorsed Ted Cruz, but didn’t vote for him; a Texas woman died in the Brussels attacks; and more.


Rick Perry Has No Interest In Presidential Third-Party Run, Former Aide Says

Mar 21, 2016
Brett Buchanan / Texas Tribune

Amid consternation among many establishment Republicans about Donald Trump getting the GOP presidential  nomination, there has been renewed speculation that they could turn to someone who left the campaign in September: former Gov. Rick Perry.

From Texas Standard:

This morning the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals dismissed the second and final felony charge of abuse of power against former Gov. Rick Perry.