"We don’t charge people with treason because we disagree with them on public policy…. You don’t up the ante to that type of rhetoric. It’s out of place."
Would you believe arch-conservative GOP presidential candidate Rick Santorum?
The former Pennsylvania senator said Texas Gov. Rick Perry’s comments about Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke “were completely out of bounds.” Perry said Bernanke would be “almost treasonous” if he were to further ease monetary policy before the 2012 election.
See the full video of his interview on CNN below - his remarks on Perry begin at the 3:40 mark.