TIME: ‘Best Governor We’ve Ever Had’: Evangelical Leader Rick Scarborough Backs Perry
August 30th, 2011
02:27 PM ET
2 years ago

TIME: ‘Best Governor We’ve Ever Had’: Evangelical Leader Rick Scarborough Backs Perry

(TIME) - Last weekend, Rick Perry privately met some 300 conservative evangelical leaders at long-time supporter Jim Leininger’s home near Fredricksburg, Texas. And on Monday afternoon, reported-attendee and evangelical leader Rick Scarborough told TIME he is endorsing Perry: “I was holding judgment,” says Scarborough, who in 1998 founded the group Vision America to mobilize pastors and their congregations to vote on social issues, “but the more I’ve studied and listened, the more I have liked what I have heard.”

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