Perry Strategist Slaps Romney in Politico E-book

Dave Carney, a former top political strategist for Gov. Rick Perry, speaking to a reporter after the Republican presidential debate at Dartmouth College on Oct. 11, 2011.
Dave Carney, a former top political strategist for Gov. Rick Perry, speaking to a reporter after the Republican presidential debate at Dartmouth College on Oct. 11, 2011.

Rick Perry's chief strategist, Dave Carney, clearly doesn't think much of once (and future?) GOP presidential front-runner Mitt Romney. He lays into the former Massachusetts governor's personality and core values — or lack thereof — in a just-published book.

Texas Military Bases Battle Encroachment of Cities

Luxury houses against the fence line at Camp Bullis on the northern outskirts of San Antonio, Texas. Camp Bullis is a 28,000-acre U.S. Army training camp located in Bexar County, Texas and is used primarily as a field training site for military medics stationed at Brooke Army Medical Center at nearby Fort Sam Houston.
Luxury houses against the fence line at Camp Bullis on the northern outskirts of San Antonio, Texas. Camp Bullis is a 28,000-acre U.S. Army training camp located in Bexar County, Texas and is used primarily as a field training site for military medics stationed at Brooke Army Medical Center at nearby Fort Sam Houston.

The ever-expanding suburbs of San Antonio have created light, noise and endangered species challenges for Camp Bullis, where all military medics train. Other bases around Texas are also facing an array of encroachment issues.