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Rick Perry

Rick Perry

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Perry’s best leadership trait

Perry’s best leadership trait

Sure, Rick Perry has charisma to spare. He’s confident, folksy and has good looks to boot. But his biggest leadership strength is not a charming and Texas-sized swagger.

Rick Perry turns to comedy to recover from debate gaffe

Rick Perry turns to comedy to recover from debate gaffe

Rick Perry and his campaign were in full damage control mode as they attempted to spin Perry’s debate gaffe as humorous.

Rick Perry launches comeback campaign after major ‘oops’ in Republican debate

Rick Perry launches comeback campaign after major ‘oops’ in Republican debate

Rick Perry was the talk of the political world on Thursday after committing an epic debate goof during Wednesday night’s CNBC Republican presidential debate in Michigan.

Texas Gov. Perry baptized in same creek as legendary Sam Houston

Texas Gov. Perry baptized in same creek as legendary Sam Houston

Though Perry’s baptism took place away from the media spotlight, he has not shied from pushing religion into the public square.