Abbott Brings Perry Into the Fold on Campaign Trail

Though Attorney General Greg Abbott is working hard to become Gov. Rick Perry’s successor, Texans haven’t seen much of the two Republicans together on the campaign trail.

Abbott seemed to be distancing himself from Perry when his campaign first launched, making no mention of Texas' longest-serving governor during his campaign announcement last summer. While he has come out publicly in support of many of the same conservative policies Perry has championed during his tenure, he has made a point of offering new and different initiatives.

But of late, Abbott seems to be shortening any perceived distance between himself and the ...

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