Guy Benson

The Examiner's Phil Klein has dubbed what you're about to see "the most effective speech, by far, of any Republican presidential candidate this year."  Overstatement,  or bullseye?

Matt Lewis, who was in the room, has video of the moment Perry confirmed that he was "in."  Note the crowd reaction around the :25 mark.


Guy Benson

Guy Benson is's Senior Political Editor. Follow him on Twitter @guypbenson.

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