POSTED: Thursday, May 17, 2012 - 4:30am
UPDATED: Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 9:14am
Gov. Rick Perry, who bitterly clashed with Mitt Romney on the Republican presidential primary campaign trail, voted for the former Massachusetts governor Wednesday and predicted he would prevail in November.
Some have questioned whether Perry really believes that Romney can win — or wants him to — because he has repeatedly mentioned another run for president in 2016. But, standing outside an early primary voting location in Austin, Perry told reporters he is enthusiastically backing his former rival.
For more on this story, head to the Texas Tribune at http://www.texastribune.org/texas-politics/2012-presidential-election/perry-votes-mitt-predicts-he-will-win/