Gov. Rick Perry acknowledges the applause before his farewell speech to a joint session of the Texas Legislature on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. His wife, Anita Perry, is at right
Gov. Rick Perry acknowledges the applause before his farewell speech to a joint session of the Texas Legislature on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. His wife, Anita Perry, is at right Eric Gay AP
Gov. Rick Perry acknowledges the applause before his farewell speech to a joint session of the Texas Legislature on Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015. His wife, Anita Perry, is at right Eric Gay AP

Perry takes moderate tone in final speech as governor

January 15, 2015 10:12 PM