Texas has lost one if its best pitmasters. John Lewis has taken his talents to South Carolina, and he doesn’t plan to come back to Texas anytime soon. “I live here, and I’m staying here,” he told me during my recent trip to Charleston to visit his brand-new, week-old establishment, Lewis Barbecue.
How much do you think you know about the end of Perry's campaign?
The Internet burbled with reaction to the end of Texas governor Rick Perry's bid for the GOP presidential nomination.
At a press conference in South Carolina, the governor officially announced that he is ending his presidential campaign and endorsed Newt Ginrich.
But the Perry campaign still says it's “in for the long haul, folks!” UPDATED: Or not.
A group of evangelicals endorse Rick Santorum, Rick Perry defends the corpse desecrating-Marines, and the governor (and his hair) seem visibly shaken in South Carolina.
Rick Perry (inadvertently?) revises his list of the three federal agencies he would kill as President.
Flags, footballs, and fighter jets all flicker across the screen in the governor's latest campaign ad.
The governor's "vulture capitalism" remark causes a major South Carolinian donor to close his checkbook.
The only real conservative? Or "a communist?" Rick Perry's attacks on Romney draw some unexpected criticism.
Yep. He's still running for president. Here's the latest news from the campaign trail.
Derek Gene Woodrow, of South Carolina, attacked his nephew with a frying pan and an umbrella for refusing to turn off the depressing post-game broadcast.
Or is he helping national frontrunner Mitt Romney by dividing the conservative base?
Rick Perry, clad in running gear, proves that running a presidential campaign is a marathon, not a sprint.
Rick Perry's fifth-place finish leaves the governor reeling, while Ron Paul's campaign stays on track with his third-place showing.
On August 25, pundits declared Rick Perry's to be the "inevitable" GOP candidate. Now he's polling fifth. Part two of the timeline chronicling how it got from there to here.
The governor gets good grades for his performance in Saturday’s foreign policy debate despite questions about Israel policy, and the Dallas Morning News profiles the Perry marriage.
The governor is "not a factor," according to the American Research Group president.
Just about everybody thinks it is going to be Saturday, but I wouldn’t count on it. The Perry team has been playing the game very shrewdly, stretching out the time until he commits. I suspect that when he goes to South Carolina and New Hampshire on Saturday, he will continue…
Farmers in the Rio Grande Valley are reeling from last year’s crop disaster—and they don’t cotton to agriculture commissioner Rick Perry’s excuses.