Rick Perry

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Scott Signs Bill Speeding Up Capital Punishment

Florida is speeding up how quickly it carries out the death penalty.


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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.


CHARLESTON, SC - JANUARY 20:  Republican presidential candidate and former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich listens to hospital staff during a tour of the University of South Carolina Children's Hospital on January 20, 2012 in Charleston, South Carolina. Polls show that Gingrich's popularity in the state has surged ahead of Saturday's Republican primary election.  (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)

Gingrich Seeks Help Among Florida Evangelicals

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Newt Gingrich’s presidential hopes may rest among the pews of Florida’s ministries and megachurches.

CBS Tampa–01/20/2012

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Poll Shows Romney Ahead with Florida Republicans

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A new survey shows Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney leading among likely GOP primary voters in Florida.

CBS Tampa–01/09/2012

SIOUX CITY, IA - DECEMBER 15:  Republican presidential candidates (L-R) former U.S. Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA), Texas Gov. Rick Perry, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich, U.S. Rep. Ron Paul (R-TX), U.S. Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN), and former Utah Governor Jon Huntsman Jr.are introduced for the Fox News Channel debate at the Sioux City Convention Center on December 15, 2011 in Sioux City, Iowa. T (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

What donors? Super PACs Buy Time to Keep Secrets

WASHINGTON (AP) — Independent political groups backing top Republican candidates are taking advantage of federal rules that will effectively let them shield the identities of their donors until after key primary elections this month.

CBS Tampa–01/07/2012

MUSCATINE, IA - DECEMBER 21: Louisiana governor Bobby Jindal (L) and Republican presidential candidate and Texas governor Rick Perry walk together after a campaign meet and greet at The Button Factory restaurant on December 21, 2011 in Muscatine, IA.. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Jindal Stands by Rick Perry for GOP Nomination

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Gov. Bobby Jindal said Wednesday he’s not giving up on Rick Perry as a contender for the Republican presidential nomination, despite the Texas governor’s poor showing in the Iowa caucuses.

CBS Tampa–01/05/2012

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