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Republican Texas Governor Rick Perry–who famously implied in 2009 that his state should consider secession because of Obama’s economic policies–has long been floated as a potential anti-Romney primary presidential candidate, especially after a bunch of prominent possibilities dropped out.

But the mass defections in the Gingrich campaign have re-energized the chattering class, in part because close advisers like strategist Dave Carney and campaign manager Rob Johnson, were working for Newt. Now they’re free agents again. [Politico]

 

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Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons and one novel. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

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