Rick Perry tells supporters he is dropping his bid for the GOP presidential nomination.
photo illustration by: Gage Skidmore / Todd Wiseman
Gov. Rick Perry praying at The Response, a two-hour evangelical gathering in Greenville, S.C., on Jan. 17, 2012, resembling the massive prayer event of the same name Perry hosted in August 2011.
Rick Perry prays from the stage at "The Response", a two-hour evangelical gathering in Greenville on January 17, 2012. Perry is in South Carolina along with other presidential canddiates stumping for votes ahead of Saturday's Republican primary.
Rick Perry wipes a tear from his eye after completing an extended prayer from the podium at "The Response", an evangelical prayer gathering in Greenville, S.C. on january 17, 2012.
Gov. Rick Perry in Aiken, SC with Cam Mitchell, 5, at Ryan's Market & Deli - Jan. 11, 2012
photo illustration by: Ben Philpott / Todd Wiseman
photo by: Gage Skidmore / Ben Philpott