Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX)

Articles by Gov. Rick Perry (R-TX)

Gov. Perry: Howdy, Breitbart Texas

Welcome to Texas! It’s my pleasure to welcome Breitbart News to Texas, and congratulate everyone involved for your expansion into the Lone Star State. For more than a decade, Texas has been the national epicenter for economic development and the

Gov. Perry: Howdy, Breitbart Texas

No More Go-along-to-Get-along

In politics, as in life, there can be an overwhelming temptation to go along to get along; to be a team player; to do the easy thing even when it’s not the right thing. For far too long, insiders from

Time to Get Serious About Insider Trading in Washington

Congress is finally feeling the pressure over insider trading, the practice of trading financial securities based on non-public information available to a select few in government. After a series of investigative reports, including several here at Big Government, the American

Message to Feds: Enough! Remember the 10th Amendment

As the federal government continuously churns out ideas and policies that drive our nation deeper and deeper in debt, citizens and taxpayers are right to be worried. From federal “stimulus” bills that force state governments to change laws, raise taxes