Energy Department Spokesman Bob Haus said Perry "did this is in his personal capacity and DOE has no official comment on this op-ed."
Perry blasts election of 1st gay Texas A&M student president →
"They've harnessed the new technology and new methods to organize and activate their members," said veteran Republican strategist Bob Haus. "They are professionally run and they are a top-notch organization."
Evangelicals' clout in Iowa complicates GOP 2012 race →