Rick Perry, Lincoln Chafee Join 2016 Presidential Race

Republican Perry released a video ahead of his formal announcement after Chafee entered the Democratic race.
1:35 | 06/04/15

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the race for the white house. Two new candidates jumping in with former Texas governor Rick Perry releasing a new video overnight ahead of today's formal announcement and new challenge for Hillary Clinton too as her poll Numbers take a dip. ABC's Jon Karl tracking all the moves and, Jon, it's a bit of a comeback bid for Perry. Reporter: He sure hopes it is. He ran four years ago. When he got in he was ever so briefly the front-runner but that campaign was a bit of a disaster especially those debates. Now Perry comes in even with a record as governor of Texas for 14 years, good record on jobs. There you see his announcement video which came out overnight. He gets into this as a real long shot and, George, we now have ten declared republican presidential candidates and believe me several more to come. Not only that and now four democratic candidates, Lincoln Chaffee, former governor of Rhode Island wants to challenge Hillary Clinton. Reporter: That's right, Lincoln Chaffee, former governor, former senator, former liberal republican jumps into this with those three challengers to Hillary, none of them really, you know, seem to have much of a shot. All are real, real long shots but look at Hillary's poll Numbers, George. She now has a favorability rating of just 45%. 49% disapprove of Hillary Clinton right now and the biggest problem for her, George, is that a strong majority now say they don't consider her honest or trustworthy. That's the kind of poll Numbers that looks like somebody who would be real vulnerable but, again, none of these candidates challenging her seem to be very formidable at this point. Jon, thanks very much. We learned that Jeb bush formally getting into the race on June 15th. Amy.

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