Category Archive: Rick Perry

1-19-12 CNN GOP Debate


1-19-12 CNN GOP Debate

Rick Perry To Drop Out of GOP Presidential Race


Texas Gov. Rick Perry has told supporters he is dropping his Republican presidential bid Thursday, two sources told CNN. Perry’s campaign has scheduled an 11 a.m. ET news conference Thursday in North Charleston, South Carolina. Perry entered the Republican race in August and immediately jumped to the top of most polls, but a series of …

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GOP Presidential Debate in Myrtle Beach


GOP Presidential debate in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, 01-16-2012.

Gingrich and Paul Gain In Rasmussen Poll

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Mitt Romney still holds first place in the South Carolina Primary field, while his opponents jockey for second with the voting eight days away. The latest Rasmussen Reports telephone survey of Likely Republican Primary Voters in South Carolina finds Romney ahead with 28% support, but now former House Speaker Newt Gingrich is in second place …

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How Much of An Impact Will Religion Play in SC Primary Vote?

The latest poll shows a tight 3-man race between Mitt Romney, Newt Gingrich, and Ron Paul in next week’s GOP Presidential Primary in South Carolina. Many political pundits say South Carolina is for the battleground state for the evangelical vote. However, Clemson political science professor Dave Woodard says if the past is any indication, religion …

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Ron Paul Makes Significant Gains in Recent PPP Poll

Ron Paul has nearly doubled his support in less than a week according to a recent Public Policy Polling poll. Newt Gingrich is still just 4% behind front runner Mitt Romney while Rick Santorum slipped to 14%. Results: Mitt Romney 29% Newt Gingrich 24% Ron Paul 15% Rick Santorum 14% Rick Perry 6% Jon Huntsman …

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Opinion: Is the South Carolina primary the last place to stop Romney’s momentum?


With Mitt Romney’s win in the New Hampshire primary Tuesday, candidates and activists are looking at the Jan. 21 South Carolina primary as a deciding moment in the 2012 race. “The Palmetto State, with large numbers of evangelicals and social conservatives, is considered less-stable terrain than New Hampshire for Romney, a Mormon and former governor …

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Romney, Gingrich and Santorum in Close Race in Recent PPP Poll

Romney, Gingrich, Santorum

Mitt Romney 27% Newt Gingrich 23% Rick Santorum 18% Ron Paul 8% Rick Perry 7% Steve Colbert 5% Jon Huntsman 4% Buddy Roemer 1% Source: PPP

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