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Gov. Perry's Website Updated Before Speech

Shortly before Governor Rick Perry took the stage in Charleston, South Carolina to announce his presidential candidacy, his political website spilled the beans. RickPerry.orgposted the following:

Live from the RedState Gathering in South Carolina, Texas Governor Rick Perry announces his candidacy for President of the United States and his plan to put America back to work. 1:00pm Eastern – About 700 conservative activists are crammed into a ballroom and overflow room at the Francis Marion hotel in Charleston, South Carolina awaiting Texas Governor Rick Perry.

The website also invites people to sign up for the campaign. 

Nathan Bernier is the transportation reporter at KUT. He covers the big projects that are reshaping how we get around Austin, like the I-35 overhaul, the airport's rapid growth and the multibillion-dollar transit expansion Project Connect. He also focuses on the daily changes that affect how we walk, bike and drive around the city. Got a tip? Email him at Follow him on X @KUTnathan.