Skip to comments.Anita Perry, a no-nonsense nurse, overcomes shyness in signing on to win votes for her husband
Posted on 08/11/2011 5:00:57 AM PDT by Cincinatus' Wife
.She tries to help the governor not get too carried away with his own role. "I try to keep him grounded. Sometimes I wonder," she said. When he gets a little too puffed up, "I'm always saying: 'Who told you that you were cute today?' "
Still, she intends to get out on the campaign trail and play a more visible part.
"Not that I'm a vote-changer or a vote-getter or anything like that," she said. "But I'll do whatever I need to do because I think it's important that he get re-elected."
You have to grow thick skin, enjoy people, tackle big projects and, in all of it, keep family as a priority, she said.
The governor has also set his priorities. The staff knows to keep his schedule clear every Sept. 9. That's not his wedding day or an important birthday.
It's the anniversary of their first date.
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I live in Texas, I couldnt have picked her out in a crowd. I had no idea what she looked like. She is as quite as a mouse.
Unlike Michelle and Hillary.
There was a Change of Command at Camp Mabry a couple of years ago and Texas’ First Lady Anita Perry and her sister were both in attendance. They came up to several of us and shook our hands.
If it hadn’t been for one of the SR NCOs telling us who they were before they got within earshot of us, I had no idea who they were.
But very much like Barbara and Laura.
Thanks. I love her Texas accent.
Does her own shopping and cooks on the weekends!
She would be a much better First Lady than moochelle. I know she was a very gracious person when we met her that day.
But...but....Michelle is has such fashion sense and Hillary is so ????? and Hillary is so ?????....