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Perry's political redemption?

Mark P. Jones

Perry's political redemption?.

If the Rick Perry the nation witnesses campaigning for president over the next eight months is the same Rick Perry who was undefeated in six consecutive statewide Republican primaries and general elections in what is far and away the country's most populous red state, then even in defeat Perry will have been successful by achieving political redemption.

Read "If not victory for Rick Perry, at least redemption," published June 4, 2015, in The Hill.