UPDATED: Friday, April 13, 2012 - 9:53am
CYPRESS - Texas Governor Rick Perry brought out the GOP big guns to help his re-election bid.
Former vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin joined the Republican governor in Cypress, Texas.
The duo bashed Washington while rallying support at the Berry Center.
Governor Perry says he and palin share "conservative values of limited government, low taxes and individual freedom."
The incumbent governor faces Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison and party activist Debra Medina.
The Republican primary is March 2.