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Earlier tonight, when asked whether Rick Perry deserves credit for job growth in Texas, Mitt Romney replied, “Oh, sure.” He added that Perry was “dealt four aces,” cautioning voters who think Perry is the sole reason for the strong economy in the Lone Star State. Perry, smiling, responded with this: “Mitt, you were doing pretty good before you got to talking poker.”

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