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Texas Governor Vows to Fight Indictment

Texas Governor Rick Perry is vowing to fight an indictment against him for abuse of power, saying the charge against him is a political move. Perry spoke Saturday, one day after a grand jury in the state capital, Austin, charged him with two felony counts: abuse of official capacity and coercion of a public official. The charges stem from a funding veto that was seen as being intended to force the resignation of a local district attorney. Governor Perry said he has done nothing wrong...

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