The Big Conversation:
The swirling Herman Cain sexual harassment scandal on Wednesday swept up Rick Perry as more allegations emerged.
An embattled Cain accused the Perry campaign yesterday of leaking to Politico the allegations that Cain, as CEO of the National Restaurant Association, sexually harassed female colleagues in the 1990s. The story, and the accompanying fallout, has engulfed Cain's ascendant campaign this week.
“We’ve been able to trace it back to the Perry campaign that stirred this up in order to discredit me,” Cain said in a phone call to supporters on Wednesday, according to Politico. “The fingerprints ...