What’s better than having one gun-slinging Texan in your corner? Having two.

Newt Gingrich is in that fortunate position after winning an endorsement by “Walker, Texas Ranger” tough-guy Chuck Norris on Friday. The endorsement came a day after Gingrich received the backing of Texas Gov. Rick Perry, who dropped out of the race Thursday.

In a column written for the news website WND, Norris said he agrees with Perry that Gingrich “has the heart of a conservative reformer.”

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