He had a real tough go of this race and now it looks like he's out. Texas Gov. Rick Perry drops out:
Rick Perry announced today that he is dropping out of the Republican presidential bid after continually poor rankings and debate performances.Well we won't have another Texan in the White House this time around!
‘There is no viable path forward for me in this 2012 campaign therefore today I am suspending my campaign and endorsing Newt Gingrich,’ he said at an 11am press conference in North Charleston, South Carolina.
While the news does come a as a surprise as the South Carolina primary is only three days away, it is not a complete shock as his support has been lagging, even reaching its' lowest point in recent weeks.