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Cain chief of staff: Actions of 'Perry campaign are despicable'

Herman Cain's campaign manager Mark Block accused the Rick Perry campaign of planting the story of sexual harassment allegations against Cain during an interview Wednesday on Fox News.

"‪Rick Perry needs to apologize to Herman Cain, his family, and America for this despicable story‬," Block said.

Cain told Forbes magazine earlier Wednesday that he believed Curt Anderson, a former consultant on Cain's unsuccessful Senate bid, leaked the harassment allegations. Anderson now works for OnMessage, Inc., a consulting group that works for the Perry presidential campaign.

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