Rick Perry endorses former rival Mitt Romney for president

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry has formally endorsed Mitt Romney’s presidential bid, saying he hopes the candidate he once bitterly opposed wins the White House. The Texas governor clashed frequently with Romney and even branded the ex-Massachusetts governor … Continue reading»

In terms of the Republican presidential race, the first two weeks of 2012 illustrate that influential politicos are increasingly willing to endorse a candidate based more on policy positions and political realities than religious affiliation. Saturday the Deseret News reported, … Continue reading»