(CNSNews.com) – Flanked by friends, family and staffers, Governor Rick Perry (R-Texas) announced Monday that he will not seek reelection to a fourth term.
“The time has come to pass the mantle of leadership.” Perry said at a press conference held at the largest Caterpillar equipment dealership in San Antonia, while the
“In times of trials, I truly saw the best that
During that time, Perry created more than 100,000 jobs, created the Texas Enterprise Fund, which has given $435 million to businesses across the state, ran for president and repeatedly backed pro-life bills.
The U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis released new data last month showing that
His speech did not include any future plans for another run at the presidency, but Perry said he will continue to pray and seek God’s will as he makes any future political plans.