Perry to withdraw from race - watch live news conference

Texas Gov. Rick Perry told supporters he has decided to end his bid for the Republican presidential nomination, according to multiple sources.

CNN reported two people close to the situation said the former front-runner for the GOP bid had broke the news of his campaign's suspension only two days before the South Carolina primaries.

New York Times reporter Jeff Zeleny stated Perry planned to announce at an 10 a.m. CT press conference Thursday in North Charleston, SC.

Watch live streaming video of the press conference on beginning at 10:00 a.m. CT.