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Everyone into the pool: Rick Perry latest Republican to flirt with presidential campaign

Gov. Rick Perry of Texas on Friday said he's thinking more seriously about a presidential run, making him the latest in a growing roster of Republicans suddenly giving the 2012 campaign a look. Texas' longest-serving governor, Perry took office in 2000 when President-elect George W. Bush resigned, and won a third full term last November. Rush Limbaugh is among the conservative leaders who've floated his name in recent weeks. At a press conference in Austin, he was asked if he'd think about running when the Texas Legislature adjourns on Monday. "Yes sir. I’m going to think about it," he said, according to the Houston Chronicle. But he added: "I...

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