Axelrod, a former Obama adviser, weighed on on Perry's indictment on Saturday.
Unless he was demonstrably trying to scrap the ethics unit for other than his stated reason, Perry indictment seems pretty sketchy.
— David Axelrod (@davidaxelrod) August 16, 2014
And Harvard Law Professor Alan Dershowitz on Saturday called himself a "liberal Democrat who would never vote for Rick Perry" and told Newsmax on Saturday that he was "outraged" by he indictment.
"Everybody, liberal or conservative, should stand against this indictment," he said. "If you don't like how Rick Perry uses his office, don't vote for him."