Politics Breaking News: Greg Abbott, Texas Attorney General, Eyed As Successor To Rick Perry

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July 09, 2013 AT 2:03 PM
Texas-governor-Rick Perry implored-Texans-not to rock the political boat too much in choosing-a-successor.Although he stopped short of endorsing-his-Republican-heir-apparent,state Attorney General Greg Abbott,there was little debate that's who Perry was referring to when he repeated a famous quote from legendary University of Texas football coach Darrell Royal."You gotta dance with the one that brung ya," Perry quipped, just before announcing that he wouldn't seek to continue in the office.