The threat of a Rick Perry candidacy is serious stuff. The propaganda machine is churning to emasculate him faster than they've tried to chop the cojones of Sarah Palin. Yet, it is hard to deny some facts.
Dallas Leads Job Creation. Houston Runner-Up
Those are impressive numbers, but they become serious stuff when viewed in the context of the national job picture.
National Growth Less than One Quarter of Texas Jobs
And it is important to note that this is not a momentary aberration. It is consistent with performance relative to the rest of the country for quite some time.
The contrast between success and failure with regard to something as measurable as jobs in the private sector is a pretty clear subject.