"He has called, and we've had great conversations. He's doing really well. I'm sort of proud of him.
He really is doing well. He's doing a good job, and we'll see what happens. It's early yet, but he does have, also, a great voice."
As for what they've talked about.
"I think he likes my views on China, I think he likes what I'm saying about other countries just absolutely ripping this nation.... I think he, and the other candidates, the reason they're all calling me -- we have resonated."
Last week, James Hohmann reported that Perry and Romney have been phoning Perry, recently.