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Herman Cain may be up, but Texas Republicans haven't abandoned Rick Perry, according to the latest University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll.
Fellow Republican candidates aren't coming to Rick Perry's defense over the possibility that he might skip future debates. But to some extent, they can sympathize.
Bedeviled by debates, Rick Perry may have settled on a familiar strategy: skip them.
"Birther" talk threatened to overshadow Rick Perry's attempted campaign reboot on Tuesday.
A series of bold moves could give Rick Perry the reboot he's looking for.
This week could give Gov. Rick Perry the first pages to his comeback story.