Rick Perry is back on Mitt Romney — in a big way.

At a town hall here, he reprised his attack on Romney’s Bain Capital, but took it a step further.

“I will suggest they’re just vultures,” he said of firms that “loot” other companies. “They’re vultures that are sitting out there on the tree limb, waiting for a company to get sick. And then they swoop in, they eat the carcass, they leave with that and they leave the skeleton.”