July 17, 2015

Perry for President Announces Congressman Joe Barton as Chairman of Congressional Outreach 

AUSTIN – Perry for President today proudly announces Republican Congressman Joe Barton (TX-6) has endorsed Gov. Rick Perry to be the next President of the United States, and will serve as the campaign's Chairman of Congressional Outreach.

"During Gov. Perry's leadership, Texas set the national standard for economic growth and opportunity. The governor has a track record of proven executive leadership during challenging times, and that's the kind of experience we need in the White House," said Rep. Barton. "I have known Rick Perry since we were classmates at Texas A&M University, and he has always been a man of character. Americans deserve the kind of principled leadership he would bring to Washington."

"Rep. Joe Barton is a leading expert on energy policy in Congress and has faithfully represented his constituents as a proponent of conservative principles in the House," said Gov. Rick Perry. "I am grateful to have Joe's support and look forward to working with him to help solve our country's greatest challenges."