Perry Campaign Releases New Ad: "Energy Jobs"

AUSTIN - The Perry campaign today released a new 30-second television advertisement entitled "Energy Jobs."

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"Our county's reliance on unstable, foreign nations as energy sources is dangerous," said Perry campaign communications director Ray Sullivan. "Gov. Perry's top priority for revitalizing domestic energy is becoming energy independent. This new ad underscores his commitment to utilizing all of our country's national energy sources and creating American jobs." 

"Energy Jobs" Script: 

Jimmy Carter: "This intolerable dependence on foreign oil."

Text: This intolerable dependence on foreign oil. - Jimmy Carter

President Obama: "We must end this dependence on foreign oil."

Text: We must end this dependence on foreign oil. - President Obama

Gov. Perry: "It's almost 2012. And we're still addicted to foreign oil."

Text: Rick Perry

"President Obama and Washington? All talk. No action."

Text: President Obama & Washington All talk. No action.

"I'm an outsider so I'll step on a few toes if necessary to reopen our oil and gas fields."

Text: Rick Perry Outsider Open Oil and Gas Fields

"Let's eliminate excessive regulations."

Text: Eliminate excessive regulations

"That will create over a million jobs."

Text: Create over 1 million new jobs

"I'm Rick Perry. I approve this message because it's high time we kick our foreign oil habit."

Text: Join at

Text: Approved by Rick Perry and paid for by, Inc.