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  •  Perry was drafted by Texas evangelicals (1+ / 0-)
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    According to Fort Worth Star-Telegram columnist Bud Kennedy this morning,

    He was drafted to run by some pastors and televangelists who feared that evangelical-friendly Newt Gingrich was too distracted.  ...  Perry said the right things, but he was talking in bumper stickers. He never convinced voters he could beat [President Barack] Obama.
    But I still think that it was the unplanned late entry into the national race that did Perry in. It simply led to too many bloopers no professional politician would have committed.

    Democrats stand for Liberty, Security, Support of Families and Opportunity Whiskey Tango Foxtrot - over

    by Rick B on Fri Jan 20, 2012 at 07:52:24 AM PST

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