On the Iowa campaign trail with indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry
Under fire at home, a possible presidential contender hits the road in preparation for 2016
By Chris Moody, Yahoo News 9 hours ago
Dick Perry schmoozing the dog. LOL
The fundraiser was the final stop for Blum and Perry after a day full of activities together, which included a morning health-care policy briefing, an afternoon rally at a campaign office in Hiawatha and a tour of a metal manufacturing facility in Dubuque. The duo spent the day riding together across the district in an SUV, talking policy, telling personal stories and bonding over the difficulty of eating corn dogs at the Iowa State Fair in front of news cameras, a rite of passage for candidates of any stripe looking to woo Iowa voters.