Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks at the Freedom Summit Saturday in Greenville. Several hundred Republican activists are gathered to hear from almost a dozen declared and potential presidential candidates.
Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks at the Freedom Summit Saturday in Greenville. Several hundred Republican activists are gathered to hear from almost a dozen declared and potential presidential candidates. Rainier Ehrhardt AP
Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks at the Freedom Summit Saturday in Greenville. Several hundred Republican activists are gathered to hear from almost a dozen declared and potential presidential candidates. Rainier Ehrhardt AP
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2016 presidential hopefuls audition for S.C. conservatives

May 09, 2015 09:56 AM