ANAHEIM (AP) — The California Republican Party says Texas Gov. Rick Perry will headline its fall convention in Anaheim.
The GOP made the announcement Monday. Perry’s office confirmed his attendance at the event from Oct. 4-6.READ MORE: Barrett Scores 28 As Knicks Beat Clippers 110-102
The party said Perry was invited for Texas’ history of job creation.READ MORE: Thousands In La Verne Remain Without Power Following Powerful Wind Storm
Perry makes frequent trips to California. Some of the earliest support for his 2012 presidential bid came from major Republican donors in California.
The Texas governor also tries to convince California businesses to relocate to Texas, where taxes are significantly lower. Critics argue so are the state services.MORE NEWS: LA County Sees Drop In COVID-19 Hospitalizations, But Transmission Rate Remains High
Perry announced last month that he will not seek re-election, but he has left open the possibility of running for president in 2016. He has said he will make a decision later this year.
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