James Richard Perry was the President of the Republic of Texas from 2004 until his death in a bombing run over Austin in 2010. Perry brought Texas into the Fourth World War, allied with Mike Huckabee of the Confederate States of America. Perry was killed when the Soviet Union bombed the Capitol in Austin.
Perry won the Texan Presidency in the 2004 elections, overtaking Libertarian Ron Paul. Perry, alonside Vice President David Dewhurst, Perry supported the Confederacy and the Soviet Union in the Soviet Invasion of the Middle East, and sided with the Confederacy upon the outbreak of the Fourth World War.
Perry and Dewhurst were killed when the Soviet Union launched a nuclear bomb on Austin. Texas was imposed to harsh sanctions, and Bill White was given the Presidency as a Soviet puppet ruler.