Rick Perry Misses Debate Cut
Trump, Bush, Walker lead the way
By Newser Editors,  Newser Staff
Posted Aug 4, 2015 5:22 PM CDT
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry speaks during a forum Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, in Manchester, N.H.   (AP Photo/Jim Cole)

(Newser) – Fox has announced the 10 candidates who have qualified for Thursday's prime-time debate, and it's bad new for Rick Perry and some other familiar names, reports the Los Angeles Times. Fox averaged five recent polls, and Perry finished eight-tenths of a point behind No. 10 John Kasich, notes Politico.

  • Those in: Donald Trump, Jeb Bush, Scott Walker, Mike Huckabee, Ben Carson, Ted Cruz, Marco Rubio, Rand Paul, Chris Christie, and John Kasich.
  • Those out: Rick Perry, Rick Santorum, Bobby Jindal, Carly Fiorina, Lindsey Graham, Jim Gilmore, and George Pataki.