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Campaigning Fail: Perry Special
Will the coyote come back to bite him?
"...worse week for ol' coyote killer himself, Gov. Rick Perry?..."

May 3, 2010 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Considering Gov. Perry as Texas' CEO
"...Dear Editor, If Gov. Perry wants to be considered the CEO of Texas, let..."

May 23, 2008 Postmarks

Anyone Know Who Charles Culberson Backs?
Can Shade win on just an anti-Kim platform?
"...Hustle) doesn't mention she was appointed by Gov. Rick Perry to the Texas Commission for Volunteerism and Community Service..."

May 9, 2008 News Post by Richard Whittaker

Diary of a Mad Black Woman
The fitful story of how one black woman gets her groove back
"...Grant. Starring: Kimberly Elise, Steve Harris, Shemar Moore, Tyler Perry, Tamara Taylor, Lisa Marcos, Tiffany Evans and Cicely Tyson...."

Feb. 25, 2005 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Three to Tango
"...Starring: Oliver Platt, Dylan Mcdermott, Neve Campbell and Matthew Perry. Smart-ass men, foolish choices. Despite being this reviewer's choice..."

Oct. 22, 1999 Movie Review by Sarah Hepola

85th Texas Legislature Preview
Can the GOP-run House and Senate get along well enough to get anything accomplished?
"...regulations, may be rendered moot. Bills filed by Sen. Charles Schwertner, R-Georgetown, and Sen. Robert Nichols, R-Jacksonville (who chairs..."

Jan. 13, 2017 News Feature by the News Staff

Senate Approves Judicial Bypass Restrictions
Senate OKs bill restricting abortion access for abused minors
"...and even some conservatives, Senate sponsor of the bill, Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, revised two provisions of the omnibus legislation...."

May 29, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Senate Speeds Through Anti-Choice Bills
Women's health sees rare victory here in Austin
"...chamber gave final passage to SB 8 by Sen. Charles Schwert­ner, R-Georgetown, on March 15. The redundant bill bans..."

March 24, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Lege Lines: Do Not Resuscitate
The Texas Lege, back from the dead
"...Committee voted to approve Senate Bill 11 by Rep. Charles Perry, R-Lub­bock, requiring any aural DNR approval issued in..."

July 28, 2017 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Religious Refusal Bill Prepped to Grant Texans License to Discriminate
"Sincerely held" nonsense at the Senate
"...lawyers, and numerous members of the clergy. Filed by Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, on March 7 and co-authored by senators..."

March 29, 2019 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Committee Finds Grounds For Hall Impeachment
Regent accused of Bill Powers witch hunt
"...Hall, appointed by Gov. Rick Perry in 2011, is accused of orchestrating a witch hunt..."

May 16, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

“Sincere” Bigotry at the Senate
Religious-refusal bill moves to the House
"...Bill 17, the sweeping "religious refusal" bill by Sen. Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, won approval from his colleagues Tuesday, April..."

April 5, 2019 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

Lege Lines: A Win for Brewers, a Scam for Paxtons, and More
This bill's for you
"..."sincerely held" religious beliefs. And SB 444 by Sen. Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, is similar to Hall's but extends to..."

Feb. 22, 2019 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

(Not) For Rent
With hopes of protection for Section 8 renters dashed, city takes steps to help
"...out for military veterans, Senate Bill 267 by Sen. Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, bars cities from adopting or enforcing ordinances..."

Sept. 4, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

The Lege Stirs Into Action
And the member shuffle continues
"...vacate his seat in the upper chamber. Gov. Rick Perry quickly called a special election for Dec. 6, and..."

Nov. 21, 2014 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Anti-Abortion Bill Aimed at Minors Advances
Senate gives preliminary nod to bill restricting judicial bypass
"...and even some conservatives, Senate sponsor of the bill, Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, revised two provisions of the omnibus legislation...."

May 25, 2015 News Post by Mary Tuma

Budget: Manufacturing a Bogeyman
"...of the blame has been aimed at Gov. Rick Perry, who rejected all proposals for new revenue, quashed all..."

Dec. 14, 2012 News Feature by Richard Whittaker

Looking at the Lege After a Flaccid Special Session
Alpha males Abbott and Patrick can't get their red meat passed
"...is specifically meant to defund Planned Parenthood. Georgetown Sen. Charles Schwertner's bill would have done away with local government..."

Aug. 18, 2017 News Feature by the News Staff

Lege Lines: Same Old “Sanctuary”
House version of SB 4? Still terrible.
"...ultra-conservative Senate was quick to pass Lubbock Repub­lican Sen. Charles Perry's punitive Senate Bill 4 in February, but at..."

April 21, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

The State of Trans Health Care
Gender affirming care in Austin is improving. But by how much? And how far must it still go?
"...it will become outright legal. In January, Republican Sens. Charles Perry, Brian Birdwell, and Bryan Hughes co-filed Senate Bill..."

April 14, 2017 News Feature by Sarah Marloff

The Texas Hammer: Grab Bag
More Austin bashing from our state lawmakers
"...LGBTQ activists suggest that Senate Bill 651, filed by Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, Brian Birdwell, R-Granbury, and Bryan Hughes, R-Mineola,..."

March 17, 2017 News Feature by the News Staff

Point Austin: Through the Lege Looking-Glass
Alice's tea party was never as mad as the Lege this session
"...2), Larry Taylor's private school voucher bill (SB 3), Charles Perry's anti-immigrant "sanctuary cities" bill (SB 4), and Joan..."

March 10, 2017 News Column by Michael King

Lege Lines: Toxic Masculinity Drops the Hammer
Standing up to anti-choice rhetoric during a three-bill frenzy at the Capitol
"...it's your own political puppet," she said, angering Sen. Charles Schwertner, R-Georgetown, chair of the HHS committee. Schwertner gaveled..."

Feb. 24, 2017 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Hunting for Housing
Landlord lawsuit and housing research frame housing crisis
"...on Dec. 11. Senate Bill 267, filed by Sen. Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, would allow landlords to continue to refuse..."

Jan. 9, 2015 News Feature by Mary Tuma

Bill Seeks to Dodge Section 8 Renters
State Sen. Perry's bill would overrule Austin's ordinance
"...Senate Bill 267, authored by Sen. Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, would allow landlords to continue to refuse..."

Dec. 29, 2014 News Post by Mary Tuma

Lege Lines
Sine die at last, transportation, water, and more
"...such as the proposals by Rep. Chris Turner, D-Grand Prairie, and Rep. Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, to give property tax exemptions to the..."

Aug. 9, 2013 News Column by Richard Whittaker

News Roundup: Marriage (In)equality, Buehler, and the Mayor
Paxton vs. true love; Buehler civil suit dismissed; and more
"...impossible to undo,” Paxton writes in his petition. Attorney Charles Herring and County Clerk Dana DeBeauvoir remain steadfast in..."

Feb. 23, 2015 News Post by the News Staff

Sweeping Religious Freedom Bill Heads to Senate
The Senate State Affairs Committee approves a license to discriminate
"...Senate Bill 17, filed by Charles Perry (R-Lubbock) on March 7 and co-authored by Sens...."

March 26, 2019 News Post by Sarah Marloff

Hall Gets Hooked by Lawmakers
Transparency committee moves forward to impeach UT regent
"...The sole nay vote was Tea Party Rep. Charles Perry, R-Lubbock, which is a little surprising: Not that..."

May 12, 2014 News Post by Richard Whittaker

YCT Gives Roundtable Low Score
Young Conservatives pick endorsement fight with GOP establishment
"...– this one with heavy ties to Gov. Rick Perry...."

April 13, 2012 News Post by Richard Whittaker

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