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Rick Perry: Don’t Replace A Democrat Insider With A GOP Insider
"We know how to create jobs. And you keep the taxes low you have a regulatory climate that is fair and predictable, a legal system that doesn't allow for over-suing. Listen, if want to trade a Democratic insider for a Republican insider people know that's not going too change Washington, D. C. They're really looking for an outsider with a record of job creation and executive governing experience. And I'm the only one that is standing up on the Republican side and has those qualifications."