A communicator who can sell our agenda in difficult and confusing times and beat Obama at debates is essential, imho
I put up a “what about Perry for prez” post a few weeks before he jumped in, and somebody from TX surprised me with the comment on my RR site “Are you crazy, the guy can’t put two words together, and will implode early in the campaign because of it”
That always stuck in the back of my mind... until it all unfolded exactly like that
Big disappointment to say the least- I was ready to back him with that jobs record, but he really blew it imho... and it’s too late to fix that first impression this cycle
There is no way the general electorate will vote for him. It is also very disturbing to look deeply into his Democrat past. Especially the time period where he supported Al Gore.