Former Texas governor Rick Perry endorsing Ted Cruz [VIDEO]

Rick Perry is endorsing Ted Cruz for president, Pβ€Žerry will declare his support for Cruz in a video statement released by the Cruz campaign Monday. Cruz, who worked in Perry’s administration as the Solictor General of Texas between 2003 and 2008, is currently in 2nd place in Iowa and trailing Donald Trump by 11 points, according to a new Fox News poll released on Sunday. With only a week until the Iowa caucuses, Trump was solidly in first place with 34 percent, while Cruz trailed him with 23 percent.