Not all Texans are enamored with Rick Perry, as Ron Paul’s new TV ad demonstrates. The new TV spot goes after Perry hard over his late conversion to the Republican Party in 1989, selling Paul as the true heir to Ronald Reagan…who also used to be a Democrat.
Here’s the spot, which Politico reports will go on the air with a six-figure buy.
Benjy Sarlin is a reporter for Talking Points Memo and co-writes the campaign blog, TPM2012. He previously reported for The Daily Beast/Newsweek as their Washington Correspondent and covered local politics for the New York Sun.