Perrypedia

While Perry Campaigns, Who's in Charge in Texas?

Texas Governor and presidential hopeful Rick Perry campaigns at the Iowa State Fair on Monday, two days after entering the race for the Republican nomination for President.
Texas Governor and presidential hopeful Rick Perry campaigns at the Iowa State Fair on Monday, two days after entering the race for the Republican nomination for President.

Gov. Rick Perry, campaigning in Iowa again today, heads back to New Hampshire and South Carolina later this week. But while Perry's out of state, who's in charge in Texas? Ben Philpott of KUT News and the Tribune reports.

Slide Show: Perry Stumps Across Iowa

Presidential hopeful Gov. Rick Perry campaigns in Waterloo, Iowa on August 14th, 2011
Presidential hopeful Gov. Rick Perry campaigns in Waterloo, Iowa on August 14th, 2011

After officially launching his campaign for the GOP presidential nomination on Saturday, Gov. Rick Perry headed to Iowa and dived into retail politics. The Tribune compiled a slide show of images of the governor's Hawkeye state visit.

PerryTracker