Skip to content

Texas Gov. Perry Headlining Conservative Dinner in N.H.

Texas Gov. Rick Perry will speak at a key conservative dinner in Manchester, N.H., this fall, fueling more speculation that the Republican is leaning toward a presidential run.

Cornerstone Action announced Wednesday that Perry will keynote its annual dinner and awards banquet Oct. 28. Perry has indicated he will not make a final decision until after his state’s special legislative session is complete.

“Governor Perry has been a model example of both fiscal and social conservative leadership for the rest of the nation,” Cornerstone Action Executive Director Kevin Smith said in a statement.

The group said two of the current GOP presidential candidates, former Sen. Rick Santorum (Pa.) and businessman Herman Cain, have spoken at the dinner in recent years.

Recent Stories

Congress weighs proposals to renew key surveillance authority as deadline looms

Recreation bill aims to foster biking, target shooting on public lands

Capitol Lens | Steel curtain

Supreme Court casts doubt on agency enforcement actions without juries

Drama ahead of third Santos expulsion vote

Ousted as speaker, McCarthy has not decided about reelection