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2012 Repubilcan primary

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

Sizing up a Rick Perry
White House bid

Here’s a guy, once derided as “Governor Goodhair,” whose central claim to fame used to be that he was the politician who followed George W. Bush into the Texas governor’s office. This is the candidate who limped to re-election in 2006 with 39 percent of the vote.