I find this surprising...considering all the banter from the right that Romney is a Rino
Texas Gov. Rick Perry may be surging in polls of Republican primary voters, but his party's Insiders aren't convinced he'd be the best general election candidate. More than two-thirds of Republican Insiders say Mitt Romney has a better chance than Perry of defeating President Obama in 2012, according to this week's National Journal Political Insiders Poll.
Insiders: GOP Would Be Better Off With Romney for 2012 - Hotline On Call