"Those who are going to be over 21 on November 12th, I ask for your support," Perry said, eliciting a few chuckles from the crowd. "Those who wont be, just work hard. Because youre... counting on us." Rick Perry Forgets Two Things in the Same Sentence - Yahoo! News He gets the voting age and the election date wrong in the same sentence. Please republicans, nominate someone that knows what is going on, like Romney or Gingrich.