Cain Cites Perry for Harassment Story Leaders Want Explained

Cain Cites Perry for Harassment Story Leaders Want Explained

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Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus said this morning on NBC’s “Today” show that “this issue and other issues are going to come and go” and that the controversy wouldn’t harm the party’s chances of winning the White House next year. Referring to Cain’s contention that the tip about the harassment allegations came from Perry’s campaign, Priebus said it wasn’t his role to be the “referee in here.”