State Republican officials on Friday forwarded Parker County computer engineer Rick Perry to the Texas secretary of state’s office for inclusion as a candidate in next year’s primary.
“We’re putting his name on the secretary of state’s website right now,” said James Wesolek, a spokesman for the Texas Republican Party.
On Monday, Ricky Lynn Perry, 63, of Springtown, northwest of Fort Worth, filed her paperwork as a candidate for director of jurisdiction on Monday.
He is not James Richard Perry, 71, the former governor of Texas and the US secretary of energy.
But quoting the same candidates for the sound of yore, the word Texas Supreme Court Justice Donald Yarbrough in the 1970s to won if little-known Railroad Commission candidate Jim Wright last year, Experts have said that Rick Perry of Parker County – if he keeps voting – could force incumbent GOP Governor Greg Abbott to spend a little more over the next three months.
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