Taxpayers left with hefty bill from Perry's presidential run
POSTED: Tuesday, July 10, 2012 - 7:13am
UPDATED: Friday, July 13, 2012 - 10:08am
East Texans talk-back on paying millions for governor's security detail
Tyler — Texas Department of Public Safety officers who protected Gov. Rick Perry as he criss-crossed the country running for president have filed for $104,000 more in backlogged travel expenses, according to state records released Friday.
That raises the total cost of his failed White House bid to Texas taxpayers to at least $3.7 million. East Texans talk-back on footing the goveror's bill with our news partner: KTBB and host Garth Maier.