The decision likely spares the former governor from a possible trial and prison sentence.
"Ted Cruz is by far the most consistent conservative in the crowd," Perry said.
Cruz says Department of Commerce should be eliminated twice.
“People who say that sit in their little buildings in Washington,” Huckabee said.
Perhaps the Eastern Establishment GOP.
Perry said his indictment had a "corrosive effect" on fundraising.
Carson has trailed other candidates in fundraising from outside groups.
Austin Barbour was coaching his son in football when Perry announced the end of his 2016 bid.
Perry has no more staff on the payroll in the first-in-the-nation primary state.
A few weatlhy conservatives are helping to keep the campaigns of some candidates alive.
Seventeen Republican and five Democrats are running for president. So who drops out first?
"It was just time to move on," said Sam Clovis, who is weighing offers from other campaigns.
One might think he just wants to be the boss and hasn't yet thought it through.
The debate is leaving the 2016 field, and particularly Hillary Clinton, in a tough spot.
Darwin Deason said Cruz has the best chance of winning.
Erickson is leaving the blog he helped popularize at the end of the year.
Donald Trump came in second in the polling.
The former Texas governor is the first 2016 White House hopeful to leave the race.
Rick Perry's vision has been instrumental in advancing Western conservatism.
Perry's team has relocated to a public affairs office.
The top staffer has jumped to Rick Santorum's campaign.
Donald Trump’s latest hire for his GOP presidential campaign was a vocal critic of the billionaire...
Trump’s team hired prominent Iowa Republican Sam Clovis to be his campaign’s national co-chairman.
The survey finds Trump with 24 percent and Cruz with 16 percent.