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Rick Perry Not Getting Credit From Texas Voters For State's Economy, Poll Shows

11/01/2011 09:34 am ET | Updated Jan 01, 2012

A key part of Gov. Rick Perry's pitch to Republican presidential primary voters is the performance of the state's economy -- especially in job creation -- during his tenure as governor. But Texas voters, for the most part, are more likely to see him as a bystander to the state's success than its driver, according to the new University of Texas/Texas Tribune poll.

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