The Big Conversation:
He may be late to the game, but Gov. Rick Perry appears to have had little trouble mustering impassioned supporters.
Americans for Rick Perry — a group unaffiliated with the governor but, as a super PAC, permitted to spend unlimited amounts of money on behalf of him — has already reported hefty fundraising hauls ($193,000 in the last 10 days of June, for instance).
Another super PAC, Jobs for Iowa, rumored to have the backing of a group of wealthy Texas Republicans, has bought airtime on Fox News in Iowa for a spot touting Perry's business credentials ...