The GOP kicked off their Texas State Convention on Thursday in Fort Worth with speeches from Rick Perry and George P. Bush, the nephew of George W. Bush. Steve Munisteri, chairman of the Republican Party of Texas, fired the crowd up by saying, "It's not my goal to beat the Democrats, it's my goal to crush the Democrats."

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