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The Phony Right-Wing - Part 5: James Richard 'Rick' Perry
Gulag Bound ^ | June 30, 2011 | Kelleigh Nelson

Posted on 06/30/2011 4:18:01 PM PDT by unspun

A society of sheep must in time beget a government of wolves.
- Bertrand de Jouvenel des Ursins, usually known only as Bertrand de Jouvenel (31 October 1903,
Paris – 1 March 1987) was a French philosopher, political economist, and futurist.

G u l a g B o u n d

Video, "Gov. Rick Perry’s amazing speech to RLC 2011" at TheRightScoop.com

James Richard "Rick" Perry assumed the governorship of Texas in 2000 when he took over from George W. Bush, who resigned to take the oath of office of President. He holds all records for Texas gubernatorial tenure. Perry has the distinction of being the only governor in modern Texas history to have appointed at least one person to every possible state office, board, or commission position which requires gubernatorial appointment (as well as to several elected offices to which the governor can appoint someone to fill an unexpired term, such as six of the nine current members of the Texas Supreme Court).

Perry was born in 1950 in West Texas to rancher parents. His father was a Democrat on the school board of Haskell County and was also a commissioner. Rick Perry graduated in 1972 from Texas A & M with a degree in animal science. After graduation, he was commissioned in the United States Air Force, completed pilot training and flew C-130 tactical airlift in the United States, the Middle East, and Europe until 1977. He left the Air Force with the rank of captain, returned to Texas and went into business farming cotton with his father. Sounds good so far, doesn't he?

Perry said that his interest in politics probably began in November 1961, when his father took him to the funeral of Sam Rayburn, (Mr. Democrat) who during his long public career served as speaker of the Texas House and the U.S. House of Representatives. In 1984, Perry was elected to the Texas House of Representatives as a Democrat from a district that included his home county of Haskell. He served three two-year terms in office. He befriended fellow freshman state representative Lena Guerrero of Austin, a staunch liberal Democrat who endorsed Perry's reelection bid in 2006 on personal, rather than philosophical grounds.

Perry supported Al Gore in the 1988 Democratic presidential primaries and was chairman of the Gore campaign in Texas. In 1989, Perry announced he was joining the Republican Party. Perry is a member of the National Governors Association (NGA). Bill Clinton is the only member of the NGA who ever became president of the United States.

The Bilderberg Conference

In 2007, Rick Perry attended the Istanbul, Turkey Bilderberg Conference. Link Link In "What You Don't Know about the Bilderberg Group," by Thierry Meyssan, he states, "The Bilderberg Group is a creation of NATO. It aims to influence key leaders on a global scale and through them, to manipulate public opinion to get it to embrace the ideas and actions of the Northern Atlantic Alliance." Link The Bilderbergers, Trilateralists, and Council on Foreign Relations, along with many other organizations are the groups implementing the New World Order.

Tort Reform

As Governor, Perry supported tort reform to limit malpractice lawsuits against doctors, and as lieutenant governor he had tried and failed to limit class action awards and allowing plaintiffs to allocate liability awards among several defendants. In 2003, Perry sponsored a controversial state constitutional amendment to cap medical malpractice awards, which was narrowly approved by voters. This legislation has resulted in a 30 percent decrease in malpractice insurance rates and a significant increase in the number of doctors seeking to practice in the state. Tort reform is heavily pushed by the insurance industry. Link Many states have passed variable limited amounts in their tort reform. Obviously the majority of thinking Americans are against frivolous lawsuits. However, there are countless cases of not only physician error/negligence, but also of hospital error/negligence. What is the life worth of your child, husband, wife, or anyone you love? Would tort reform increase negligence and erase patients' rights? Link Link

Big Government and Fiscal Conservatism

In 2000, when Perry took office as governor, total spending by the state of Texas was $49 billion. At the end of 2010, it had almost doubled to $90 billion. Perry campaigns on his fiscal conservatism and small government, but he has enlarged the government and budget of Texas and now the state has some severe debt problems since he took office. Although he's not raised the sales tax in Texas nor implemented a state income tax, he has raised about every other fee and tax he could think of including a surcharge on traffic violations. (As an aside, Georgia now has fees along with fines on traffic violations and they are as high as $800.00. Fines have set limits, but fees do not, so the state has found new ways to tax the people with high fees.) He also raised the franchise taxes on Texas's small businesses. As anticipated, Texas businesses paid more in franchise taxes after the overhaul than they did before. In 2006 and 2007, franchise tax revenue was $5.75 billion. In 2008 and 2009, the first two years of the revised tax, total revenue rose to $8.7 billion. Link

Perry has borrowed money for many projects in Texas which has created difficult debt situations. Link Here is the Texas debt clock, Link.

The Sordid Details of the Trans Texas Corridor Scandal

Gov. Rick Perry may not be the spider, but he certainly has become one of the strands in the web of international conspiracy for those who see a stealth plan to merge the United States with Canada and Mexico.

A key element of that alleged plan is Perry’s Trans-Texas Corridor, specifically the 1,200-foot wide toll road that is proposed from Laredo to the Oklahoma border -- a toll road likely to be built by a consortium headed by Spanish Cintra S.A. and Zachry Construction Co. of San Antonio. The first step to creating a North American Union is merging the nations’ transportation systems and the Trans-Texas Corridor is the first step. Link

Perry seemed to have his own plans for farm and ranch lands of Texas all along. Rick Perry wanted to build 4,000 miles of mega-highway over a million and half acres of prime, productive Texas farmland. Over a million people would have been kicked out of their homes, ranches & businesses. Behind closed doors, a contract worth billions was signed with a Cintra S.A. to pave clear across the state and collect tolls for the next 50 years. After he pushed this through, Perry’s war chest swelled with millions from big business buddies who stood to grow even richer off the deal. But citizens revolted against this outrage of cronyism and government overreach. The legislature tried to stand up for Texas families by passing a law to protect homes and farms, but Perry vetoed it. Only days after he won his primary, transportation officials announced a proposal to extend a major toll road in Austin (SH-130) north towards the Waco area – following the same route as Perry’s Trans-Texas Corridor!

In 2009, TXDOT decided to phase out the all-in-one corridor concept in favor of developing separate rights-of-way for road, rail, and other infrastructure using more traditional corridor widths for those modes. In 2010, an official decision of "no action" was issued by the Federal Highway Administration, formally ending the project. The action eliminated the study area and canceled the agreement between TXDOT and Cintra Zachry. In 2011, the Texas Legislature formally canceled the Trans-Texas Corridor because of the outrage of Texas citizens.


"Trans-Texas Corridor" from channelingreality.com

Backdoor Toll Roads

In October of 2009, Perry removed the Superintendent of Schools in Dallas who was chair of the board that oversees the $88 billion Teacher Retirement System. He replaced him with a member of his own campaign finance team. This came shortly after the death of the Trans Texas Corridor. The new man in charge is to urge the Teacher Retirement System to invest in Perry's risky toll road schemes as a means to funnel money into the TXDOT (Texas Dept. of Transportation). So Perry hasn't given up on his plans. Link

Rick Perry's toll roads are a gargantuan tax increase of tens of billions of dollars, debt time-bombs putting Texans at risk for financial explosion, and an attack on property rights.

Terri Hall explains it well in her June 25, 2011 article on her website.

"Agenda 21's stated goals are to abolish private property and restrict mobility in individual cars (i.e. - herd people into the cities and make them dependent on mass transit). Public private partnerships are a primary means to accomplish these goals, which is the sale of our public roads to private, even foreign corporations which not only mean toll rates as high as 75-80 cents PER MILE, it also restricts the expansion of free lanes and allows the government to abuse its eminent domain powers to steal your land and give it to another private interest for profit."

"Check out Glenn Beck's expose' on YouTube. Here is an example of the sort of propaganda sustainable development proponents produce in order to make it "cool" and "green" to give up your property rights and freedom to travel. Link."

Perry Lies About Foreign Creditors

Terri Hall writes, "By selling off Texas' public buildings (including the capitol buildings owned by the people) and roads to foreign corporations like Cintra and Balfour Beatty, Perry and the Legislature are clearly making future generations of Texans pay for a bailout of lawmakers for their chronic underfunding of and raiding of highway funds. Entering into public private partnerships (PPPs) for every sort of infrastructure is the flavor of the month that lawmakers turn to in order to hawk-up our public 'assets' (like taking out a second mortgage) to get quick cash rather than match spending with revenues or end gas tax diversions for non-road purposes. In other words, PPPs give politicians a get out of jail card to engage in spending beyond their means, using the same 'foreign creditors' that Perry denounced." (Remember Arizona sold off all their public buildings, including the Capitol building... still think Brewer is wonderful?)

"For more on the bills passed that allow this, go here. Also, Texas currently has 20 deals in the works with none other than China."

Rick Perry, Merck, Gardasil, and Parental Rights

On February 2, 2007, Perry issued an executive order that made Texas the first state to require girls entering the sixth grade to receive the HPV (Human Papilloma Virus) vaccine starting in the fall of school year 2008. The vaccine was Merck's Gardasil which had only received FDA approval in June of 2006, for 9 to 26 year old women, so it wasn't even a year old. The cost was $360 per shot in Texas and Merck was lobbying to get the rest of the states on board with the mandatory vaccine. Two of Perry's former Chiefs of Staff worked for Merck, and the mother of one of them was involved in lobbying for Texas state law to inoculate young girls. His former chief of staff was paid $250,000 by Merck to lobby for this. A Texas state legislator (Diane White Delisi) was pushing for it and working with Merck and her daughter-in-law was the current chief of staff. Merck had doubled its lobbying budget in Texas and funneled money through an organization called Women in Government, to which Perry has a number of personal ties. Perry also received $6000 from Merck's political action committee during his re-election campaign.

Gardasil allegedly only protects from one to three of the hundred or so forms of HPV and the side effects are devastating, including death. Link and Link

Girls were allowed to refuse the vaccine if their parents filed an objection on religious or other philosophical grounds. However, what is to prevent the school from vaccinating that child before the parent even is aware of when it will take place? I personally have no desire to receive any government or state mandated vaccine.

Parents sued the state on moral and safety concerns and on May 9, 2007, Perry allowed a bill to go into law that would undo his executive order.

Interestingly enough, Perry asked for federal assistance in fighting the non-existent 2009 H1N1 influenza pandemic.

Education

Texas has the second highest number of enrollments in Charter Schools which Governor Perry backs and seemingly are pushed in every state by the Heritage Foundation. See The Rockefeller/Heritage connection and Saving the Republic? Part 2.

"The significance of the charter school/school choice issue is NOT related strictly to educational choice. It is related to acceptance of a communist system of governance where decisions are made by appointed, not elected officials. Appointed officials cannot be removed from office by voters/taxpayers." For a thorough overview of the Charter School Trap see Charlotte Iserbyt's article and ask yourself why all these so-called conservative Republicans are backing Obama's push for charter schools.

Perry also backed No Child Left Behind which became law through the efforts of both John Boehner and Ted Kennedy for President George W. Bush. "It is basically the United Nations Lifelong Learning-Brainwashing Agenda under the umbrella of what will eventually be "unelected" school and community councils (council is defined as "soviet" in many dictionaries) which will make all decisions for us at the local level." Link

Transportation Security Administration (TSA) & a nun

The Anti-TSA Bill

Oh how all the nation would have loved to have Governor Rick Perry sign into Texas law the anti-TSA law preventing groping or fricasseeing in airports. There were actually two bills, HB1937 and HB1938. Texas State Rep. David Simpson, offered the bill that civilly penalizes TSA agents who use full body scanning machines at airport security check points, and also offered a second bill penalizing TSA officials who do enhanced pat downs.

Representative Simpson and his supporters, who are of considerable number and come from both sides of the aisle, believe that they are on firm, Constitutional ground. The Fourth Amendment protects American citizens from "unreasonable search and seizure." The 10th Amendment suggests that the operation of airports is a state and not a federal function.

So what happened? Why didn't it pass and get signed into law? After passing in the house, it stalled in the Senate. The U.S. attorney for the Western District of Texas, said the Transportation and Security Administration would ground flights "for which it could not ensure the safety of passengers and crew." Great excuse for killing the bills.

Originally there was support for Simpson's bills, but then when the Justice Department wrote a scathing memo against the bill, which threatened legal action against the state, the measure became enmeshed in Senate politics. Perry stated at the outset there wasn't enough support for the bill and he didn't push it, but it garnered him positive publicity. The Tea Party activists and other enraged citizens pressured the governor's office wherein he finally added the bill to the special-session agenda after at least 200 other special sessions' bills were introduced. The special-session runs until June 29. Is there a chance it will become law? Highly doubtful. Link Link

Supreme Court Justice Steven Wayne Smith

Perry has made numerous appointments to the Texas courts, to commissions, to boards, etc. in his tenure as I mentioned above. One of Perry's first selections was the appointment of Xavier Rodriguez to succeed Greg Abbott on the Texas Supreme Court. Rodriguez, a self-proclaimed moderate (progressive republican) was unseated in the 2002 Republican primary by a truly constitutional conservative Steven Wayne Smith, the attorney in the Hopwood v. Texas suit in 1996, which successfully challenged affirmative action at the University of Texas Law School. Smith was elected by a comfortable margin over Democratic opposition in the 2002 general election. After his defeat, Rodriguez returned to private practice briefly before being appointed to the Federal District Court for the Western District of Texas in San Antonio by President George W. Bush.

Perry objected to Smith's tenure on the court and refused to meet with the new justice when Smith attempted to mend fences with the governor. (What does this tell you about Perry?) Perry encouraged Judge Paul Green to challenge Smith in the 2004 Republican primary. Green defeated Smith in the primary and was elected without opposition in the general election. Smith attempted a comeback in the 2006 Republican primary by challenging Justice Don Willett, another Perry appointee who was considered a conservative on the court. Smith polled 49.5 percent of the primary vote, but Willett narrowly prevailed.

According to many Texans, Steven Wayne Smith was the Robert Bork of Texas and the best Supreme Court judge they had in 50 years.

Eminent Domain

Rick Perry vetoed the Eminent Domain bill that would have helped landowners in Texas. He claimed the compensation was too high, but in reality it strengthened the protection of privately held land from being grabbed by Texas legislators. “With this veto, Governor Perry has left every home, farm, ranch and small business owner vulnerable to the abuse of eminent domain,” said Steven Anderson, director of the Institute for Justice’s Castle Coalition, a national grassroots advocacy group committed to ending the private-to-private transfer of property using eminent domain. Link

Perry Signs Hate Crime Bill

Signing the Hate Crime Bill was one of the first things Perry did as governor. Hate Crime laws are laws that make some crimes worse than others because of a person’s perceived bias to some class or group. In reality these laws are thought crime laws and murder is murder and should be punished accordingly, no matter the person or group. The Texas law, which received final legislative approval on in 2001 (signed by Rick Perry) strengthens penalties for crimes motivated by a victim's race, religion, color, sex, disability, sexual preference, age or national origin. Link

Amnesty

Rick Perry often gives speeches about illegal immigration, but when you look at the facts, he has been incredibly soft on the issue. Eric Holder is soft on immigration and against SB 1070. So is Perry. Eric Holder talks a tough game while loosening enforcement. So does Perry. A little ritual troop marching on the border does not block illegals from jobs and entitlements. Perry is working on watered down laws to please his Latino constituency. If Rick Perry does not plan to secure the border, then he should not be president, because illegal immigration is absolutely devastating many areas of the southwest United States. Governor Rick Perry supports in-state tuition for illegal aliens, opposes the border fence, supports the Trans-Texas Corridor, and has refused to crack down on services to illegal aliens. He has even stated openly in the past that he has a moderate record on immigration. Link

Conclusion

Perry is a globalist not much different than Newt Gingrich, Mitt Romney, or Herman Cain. There is so much more I could write about Perry's governorship, but it would take a book. Texan Robert Morrow states, "Rick Perry is a Trojan Horse of statism cloaked in Tea Party rhetoric and Bible Buzzwords."

Muslim convert Grover Norquist of Americans for Tax Reform has delayed a planned GOP presidential debate in Las Vegas, NV, in order to first allow Rick Perry to throw his ten gallon hat into the ring. Secret Council for National Policy member Norquist is the perfect model of the fatal co-opting of the conservative and Tea Party movements by corrupt transnationalists. If you wish to see just how, read Gulag Bound's February article, “The Trouble at CPAC & the Real Dividing Line for Conserving America.”

“For we wrestle not against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the darkness of this world, against spiritual wickedness in high places.” Ephesians 6:12.

Pray without ceasing for our nation for our only hope is in God.

Prior Articles in the "Phony Right-Wing" series:

Part 4: Herman Cain
Part 3: Willard 'Mitt' Romney
Part 2: Newt Gingrich & 'The Third Wave'
Part 1: Newt Gingrich


Kelleigh Nelson has been a sentinel researching the Christian right and operations designed to co-opt it, since 1975. Formerly an executive producer for three different national radio talk show hosts, she was adept at finding and scheduling a variety of wonderful guests for her radio hosts. She and her husband live in Knoxville, TN, and she has owned her own wholesale commercial bakery since 1990. Prior to moving to Tennessee, Kelleigh was marketing communications and advertising manager for a fortune 100 company in Ohio. Born and raised in Chicago, Illinois, she was a Goldwater girl with high school classmate, Hillary Rodham, in Park Ridge, Illinois. Kelleigh is well acquainted with Chicago politics and was working in downtown Chicago during the 1968 Democratic convention riots. E-Mail: proverbs133@bellsouth.net


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1 posted on 06/30/2011 4:18:09 PM PDT by unspun
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To: unspun

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2 posted on 06/30/2011 4:21:52 PM PDT by dragnet2 (Diversion and evasion are tools of deceit)
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3 posted on 06/30/2011 4:22:55 PM PDT by unspun (It's the Sovereignty, Stu... | We are Gulag Bound)
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To: unspun

Terrific.

Maybe some of these Ricardo Perry-touting lemmings here will finally have their eyes opened.

Perry is Romney with a drawl.


4 posted on 06/30/2011 4:27:54 PM PDT by Emperor Palpatine (Can you afford to board the Chattanooga Choo-Choo?)
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To: unspun
Soooo....

Does this mean you don't like him?

5 posted on 06/30/2011 4:29:11 PM PDT by Lakeshark (Thank a member of the US armed forces for their sacrifice)
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To: unspun

Dang! Hope it’s not true!


6 posted on 06/30/2011 4:30:48 PM PDT by MNDude (so that's what they meant by Carter's second term)
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To: unspun

You mean former Playboy Bunny, Kelly Nelson?

http://www.explayboybunnies.com/biographies/kelleighnelson/kelleigh.html

She must be an authority on something, right?


7 posted on 06/30/2011 4:30:48 PM PDT by wolfcreek (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsd7DGqVSIc)
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To: Emperor Palpatine

Perry will do just fine, good candidate, will appoint conservative judges, lower taxes and create jobs.


8 posted on 06/30/2011 4:31:18 PM PDT by wild74
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To: unspun

Thanks for not excerpting.


9 posted on 06/30/2011 4:31:53 PM PDT by humblegunner
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To: unspun

Don’t think too much of the article. The fact is Perry has repeatedly been elected by arguably the most conservative electorate in the country. His state is performing leaps and bounds better than the rest of the nation.

If he is a RINO then the word has no real meaning.

Most important he can beat Urkel.


10 posted on 06/30/2011 4:35:13 PM PDT by arrogantsob (Why do They hate her so much?)
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To: unspun
"If Rick Perry does not plan to secure the border, [and enforce the laws protecting the sovereignty of this nation] then he should not be president, because illegal immigration is absolutely devastating many areas of the southwest [the] United States. Governor Rick Perry supports in-state tuition for illegal aliens, opposes the border fence, supports the Trans-Texas Corridor, and has refused to crack down on services to illegal aliens. He has even stated openly in the past that he has a moderate record on immigration."

The additions and subtractions are mine.

Thank you for posting this. From now on when someone asks for proof that Perry is a RINO, I will refer them to this post and tell them to find out for themselves.

Don't be fooled. Don't let stealth RINOs pull the wool over your eyes. Just say no to RINOs.

11 posted on 06/30/2011 4:35:51 PM PDT by Waryone (RINOs, Elites, and Socialists - on the endangered list, soon to become extinct.)
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To: wolfcreek
You mean former Playboy Bunny, Kelly Nelson? http://www.explayboybunnies.com/biographies/kelleighnelson/kelleigh.html She must be an authority on something, right?

That's her alright.

And do you have a past?

Does it include attempts at character assassination?

12 posted on 06/30/2011 4:36:04 PM PDT by unspun (It's the Sovereignty, Stu... | We are Gulag Bound)
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To: wolfcreek

Are you saying that discredits this article?


13 posted on 06/30/2011 4:37:27 PM PDT by Palter (Celebrate diversity .22, .223, .25, 9mm, .32 .357, 10mm, .44, .45, .500)
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To: arrogantsob
Don’t think too much of the article. The fact is Perry has repeatedly been elected by arguably the most conservative electorate in the country.

A thought that should be very sobering.

14 posted on 06/30/2011 4:37:36 PM PDT by unspun (It's the Sovereignty, Stu... | We are Gulag Bound)
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To: Lakeshark
Soooo....

Does this mean you don't like him?

ROTF!!

It's the little things that make life worth living. : D

15 posted on 06/30/2011 4:39:56 PM PDT by EGPWS (Trust in God, question everyone else)
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To: unspun

bfl


16 posted on 06/30/2011 4:42:27 PM PDT by doubled (A sharp edge will help you through the hard times in life.)
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To: unspun

She just another opinion in a long line of opinions. Not sure she has the background to judge others, IMO. mainly because I can’t find any.

The fact that this is the first thing that popped up Google say loads.


17 posted on 06/30/2011 4:43:24 PM PDT by wolfcreek (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsd7DGqVSIc)
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To: unspun

Not to any without delusions about the political state of the American people. How many times better is Perry than ANY Illinois governor in the last 100 yrs?


18 posted on 06/30/2011 4:49:42 PM PDT by arrogantsob (Why do They hate her so much?)
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To: Palter
Much of this article is old , rehashed news from several years ago and some is speculation on her part. She's basically a conspiracy theorist (and I should know)

I find no credentials that make me respect her opinion over any other blogger. She's apparently trashed several of the GOP candidate yet offer no political opinion or stance of her own.

You tell me, is she credible?

19 posted on 06/30/2011 4:50:15 PM PDT by wolfcreek (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsd7DGqVSIc)
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To: wolfcreek

The TSA is recent. Perry let it slide out of this term. He had the votes, but went Republican on it.


20 posted on 06/30/2011 4:52:05 PM PDT by Palter (Celebrate diversity .22, .223, .25, 9mm, .32 .357, 10mm, .44, .45, .500)
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To: arrogantsob

Keep the trains running on time, would he? ;-`

Meanwhile, with July 4th coming up, what do you think of national independence and sovereignty?


21 posted on 06/30/2011 4:52:45 PM PDT by unspun (It's the Sovereignty, Stu... | We are Gulag Bound)
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To: unspun

Rick Perry is a Populist-Leaning Conservative.
22 posted on 06/30/2011 4:55:32 PM PDT by CharlesWayneCT
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To: All

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And now the facts.

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Compared to Romney, Newt, Huntsman and the rest of JOKES running for President, governor Rick Perry is a rock star.
We need somebody who can WIN this thing. That means somebody with cross-over appeal, which our Palen, Bachmann and Cain (no matter how much we love them) simply do not have.

Until 1989, Rick Perry was a conservative Democrat. He switched parties as, like many Democrats including Ronald Reagan and Phil Gramm, he saw that party moving farther and farther to the left. Under Perry’s decade as governor, hundreds of Texas Democrats have followed his lead and become Republicans. As a former Democrat, Perry can speak to that swath of his former party that has become disenchanted with their party as President Obama has taken it even farther to the left, in a way that few Republicans can. He can also speak well and credibly to all wings of the national GOP, from the fiscal cons to the social cons to the libertarian set.
He would appeal to all segments of the Republican electorate and would come armed with a record of economic success and a commitment to liberty that no other contender can match.

Texas has been voted #1 business climate for the last seven years.
Texas has been getting all of California’s jobs.
Perry must be doing something right.
We need a good business guy right now.
Perry has proved it.

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CONSERVATIVE ICONS SUPPORT PERRY:

>Sarah Palin threw her endorsement to Rick Perry for governor.
Recently restated that she likes Perry

>Rush said that Perry is his dream candidate.
http://gretawire.blogs.foxnews.com/rush-limbaugh-on-the-record-3/

>Michael Reagan praises Perry:
“If you don’t believe Reaganomics can still work in this day and age, for whatever reason, I say you should look no further than the state of Texas.
Under the leadership of Gov. Rick Perry, Texas has championed and built upon the concepts my father used to rebuild America in the 1980s..
In short, Reagan Revolution is alive and well - deep in the heart of Texas.”
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/jun/24/reagans-vision-lives-on-in-texas/?page=1

>Ted nugent is a close friend and supporter.

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>Pro-life, Pro-guns, pro-spending cuts, pro-business

>He’s an outside-the-Beltway candidate

>He is not a Ivy League grad

>He was an Air Force captain who flew a C-130

>Speaks Spainish.
(Odumbo says everybody should speak a foreign language, but he CAN’T)

>Fighting with Obama on many fronts
Google Perry/Obama and you will see he’s been fighting him and his government for the past two years.

>PERRY ISSUES OBAMA A COUPLE OF BIG FUBOs:

1. “Texas to Allow Regular Incandescent Bulbs”
Reports are the governor will sign Bill HB2510 by June 19th.
Bill HB2510 allows for the manufacture and sale of incandescent light bulbs otherwise banned in federal legislation of 2007, applicable from 1 January 2012 onwards.
The legality, at least in the way the proposed law is framed, has apparently been cleared with the US Attorney General’s office.
The Bill has already passed in both House and Senate with overwhelming support.
While Texas has no current manufacture, relevant parties are being invited to restart it.
Texas has been a leading US state in providing new local jobs, and this is seen as a further contributive measure.
http://freedomlightbulb.blogspot.com/2011/06/texas-to-allow-incandescent-light-bulbs.html

2.Perry Adds TSA Anti-Groping Bill to Call
http://www.texastribune.org/texas-politics/tea-party/updated-perry-adds-tsa-anti-groping-bill-to-call/ ^

Gov. Rick Perry this evening announced the addition of TSA anti-groping legislation to the agenda for the special legislative session. In a statement, he said lawmakers could consider legislation “relating to the prosecution and punishment for the offense of official oppression on those seeking access to public buildings and transportation.”

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>There is no such thing as ‘Perrycare’

>Signed into law sonogram and explanation by physician before abortion

>Signed into law, photo ID ident to vote

>Perry did not apply for federal “Race to the Top” education funds because he said it would force national standards upon Texas.

>He has vetoed a record 248 bills, including dozens after the 2001 session, angering many lawmakers.

>He said last year that President Barack Obama was “hell-bent” on turning America into a socialist country.

>Won governorship of state with lots of latinos

>He used to be a Democrat. So? So did Reagan.

>The Bush’s don’t like him

>He has NEVER lost an election, including an elementary school contest for “king” of the Paint Creek School Carnival. He secured that win by handing out pennies for votes.

>Perry has degree in animal science from Texas A&M University

>He is an Eagle Scout and wrote a book about the Boy Scouts, ‘On My Honor’.
Rick Perry uses the Boy Scouts to draw a battle line in what he considers a “culture war,” defending them against the American Civil Liberties Union and what he sees as a moral struggle for the country’s future.
The book also traces a 30-year history of litigation involving the Scouts — most of which they won — which Perry considers an attack on traditional values and faith in God.

Perry targets the ACLU as the primary force behind a leftist push to accept homosexuality and challenge Scouting’s duty to God.
http://www.rickperry.org/media/perrys-new-book-supports-boy-scouts-attacks-aclu

>Perry has a reputation for not sweating

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>Since Perry has been Governor of Texas, Texas has added more than 850,000 jobs, more than all other states combined. Texas has added over 180,000 jobs since August of 2009.

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>According to this web site Texas is #1 this year and last year for business friendly.
http://chiefexecutive.net/best-worst-states-for-business
Obama would not want not run against a governor that has the BEST business climate in the U.S. when everything else is in a depression.

>He refused to raise taxes when Texas faced a record $10 billion budget shortfall in 2003. Instead, he was the first Texas governor since World War II to sign a budget that lowered state spending (and has now done it twice). As governor, Perry has used his line item veto to cut over $3 billion in proposed spending.

>For seven years running, CEOs polled by Chief Executive magazine have rated Texas first in business development and job growth. Texas boasts 58 Fortune 500 companies — more than any other state.

>As America’s No. 1 exporting state, Texas shipped $206.6 billion in goods abroad last year, composing 16 percent of America’s $1.28 trillion in exports. California’s $14.4 billion in exports ranked it second, with 11.2 percent of U.S. outflow.

>Texas’ achievements so stunned Gavin Newsom, California’s Democratic lieutenant governor, that he flew a delegation to Austin last May to ask Perry how he lures defectors from the Golden State.

>Of the 70 companies that fled California in 2011, the Wall Street Journal’s John Fund reported last April, 14 relocated to Texas — these exiles’ primary destination.
http://www.news-herald.com/articles/2011/06/21/opinion/nh4142489.txt

>In 2005, Perry signed a historic $15.7 billion property tax cut for homeowners and businesses that also included new taxpayer protections against appraisal increases. In 2009, Gov. Perry secured a tax cut for approximately 40,000 small businesses in Texas and protected the Rainy Day Fund for future challenges.

>He led the battle to pass the country’s most sweeping lawsuit reforms, closing the door on junk lawsuits that had been making trial lawyers rich while driving countless doctors either out of the state or the profession all together. Since Texas voters approved these reforms, malpractice claims and premiums have fallen and access to healthcare is increasing across the state as doctors have applied in droves to practice in Texas.

>Perry is also known for his socially conservative views on homosexuality, and he opposes same sex marriage. He condemned the United States Supreme Court decision in Lawrence vs. Texas, which struck down a Texas sodomy law. He called the law “appropriate”

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ABORTION:

>Perry is pro-life and opposes government funding for elective abortions. In 2005, Perry, a social conservative, signed a bill that limited late-term abortions and required girls under the age of 18 who procure abortions to notify their parents. Perry signed the bill in the gymnasium of Calvary Christian Academy in Fort Worth, an evangelical Christian school.

>Perry signed into law a bill requiring a sonogram and doctor’s explanation before granting an abortion

>In 2005, Perry signed a new law that requires minor girls to receive parental consent before getting an abortion. This law strengthens a parental notification law Perry supported as Lt. Gov. in 1999, which
helped reduce teen abortions by 26 percent.
Perry has also signed a ban on third trimester abortions, a ban on tax dollars being used to support abortion facilities, a prenatal protection act that protects
unborn children from assault, and an informed consent law that helps expectant mothers better understand the risks and consequences of abortion. Perry supports a ban on human cloning and will veto any
legislation that provides state dollars for embryonic stem cell research, a process that ends a human life.
Perry urges to keep up pressure to roll back the landmark 1973 Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion until “Roe v. Wade is nothing but a shameful footnote in our nation’s history books.

>Perry, a frequent critic of the federal government, also bashed President Barack Obama for his administration’s policy allowing federal funding of embryonic stem cell research, saying he was deeply disturbed by studies that turn “the remains of unborn children into nothing more than raw material.”

>Perry has faulted Obama for reversing the so-called “Mexico City policy” that banned giving federal money to international groups that perform abortions or provide information about abortions. Obama struck down the policy during his first week in office, saying it was too broad and undermined family planning in developing countries.
Under Obama “our federal tax dollars can now be used to fund abortion all over the world. With the stroke of a pen, abortion essentially became a U.S. foreign export,” Perry said.

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IMMIGRATION:

>Perry adds immigration issues to lawmaker session
Perry wants passage of a measure requiring every person arrested to be run through the federal immigration databases as part of the Secure Communities program. He also wants to provide the state Department of Public Safety with the authority to make sure someone is in the U.S. legally before issuing a driver’s license.

>These measures, along with a ban on sanctuary cities, would “provide a clear message that Texas will not turn a blind eye to those breaking our laws,” Perry said in a statement.
“Texas owes it to the brave law enforcement officials, who put their lives on the line every day to protect our families and communities, to give them the discretion they need to adequately do their jobs,” Perry said.
http://www.rickperry.org/media-articles/perry-adds-immigration-issues-lawmakers-agenda-0?amp

>Gov. Perry has made numerous requests of the federal govt. to enforce the border in Texas including handing President Obama a letter in person when he landed in Dallas last year.
(Obama insulted governor Perry when he turned away and Perry had to hand the letter on the illegals issue to presidential adviser Valerie Jarrett. Obama declined to personally accept it.)

>Gov. Perry refuses to meet/greet Obama in May 2011 at El Paso during his Texas tour.
Perry later declared, “If he wanted to meet, I was in Austin.

>Perry signed into law photo ID required before voting.

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CHRISTIAN RELIGIOUS BELIEFS:

In what was described as a “God and country” sermon at the Cornerstone church in San Antonio, attended by Perry and other mostly Republican candidates, the Rev. John Hagee stated, “If you live your life and don’t confess your sins to God Almighty through the authority of Christ and His blood, I’m going to say this very plainly, you’re going straight to hell with a nonstop ticket.”
Perry was asked if he agreed with those comments and said, “It is my faith, and I’m a believer of that.”[39] Perry went on to say that there was nothing in the sermon that he took exception with.
Humorist and entertainer Kinky Friedman, the Jewish independent candidate for governor in the 2006 election, said, “He doesn’t think very differently from the Taliban, does he?” Carole Keeton Strayhorn disagreed with Perry’s comments, and Democrat Chris Bell said that one who is in public office should “respect people of all faiths and denominations”.
Conservatives then responded, arguing that Perry had a right to his religious beliefs, and that he was not disrespecting Americans of other religious convictions. While visiting Israel in August 2009, Perry gave an interview to the Jerusalem Post in which he affirmed his support for Israel from his religious background, “I’m a big believer that this country was given to the people of Israel a long time ago, by God, and that’s ordained.”

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ENVIRONMENTAL ISSUES:

>Perry does not believe there is valid scientific proof of anthropogenic global warming. He has said several times that there is no scientific consensus on the issue.[69] In a September 7, 2007, speech to California Republicans, Perry said, “Virtually every day another scientist leaves the global warming bandwagon. ... But you won’t read about that in the press because they have already invested in one side of the story.”

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MISC:
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>He played quarterback on the six-man football team for the Paint Creek Pirates. He also played basketball and ran track.

>He’s a runner and triathlete.

>He is an outdoorsman who enjoys hunting and fishing.

>He plays the drums. At a January 2005 inaugural party in Washington, he played with ZZ Top in front of 2,000 people

>Perry has Romney’s looks without the other baggage.
Raised on a ranch.
Has hair.
6’ tall- presidential (especially after Obama)

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PERRY TRASHING:

Anytime governor Rick Perry is mentioned, Free Republic seems to turn into something resembling Democratic Underground.
Posts regarding Perry are peppered with profanity, vulgarity and downright fabrications- the likes of which is seldom seen on Free Republic.
This is hardly in the best interests of our Conservative agenda. The Loony Left does not need any help from us in
character assassination of our Conservatives.

This Perry trashing comes from the Ron ‘truther’ Paul nuts, Debra Medina sour grapers and the resident FR Libs- and I suspect, over zealous Sarah Palin supporters and a few Bachmann supporters.
(I love Sarah and Michelle Bachmann as much as anyone else, but we MUST face reality when it comes to our beautiful Conservative ladies’ chances of winning this thing!)

Freepers, don’t you think it more sensible to trust what the Conservative icons have to say about Perry?

>Sarah Palin threw her endorsement to Rick Perry for governor-. She recently restated that she likes Perry.

>Rush said that Perry is his dream candidate. http://gretawire.blogs.foxnews.com/rush-limbaugh-on-the-record-3/

>Michael Reagan praises Perry:
“If you don’t believe Reaganomics can still work in this day and age, for whatever reason, I say you should look no further than the state of Texas.
Under the leadership of Gov. Rick Perry, Texas has championed and built upon the concepts my father used to rebuild America in the 1980s..
In short, Reagan Revolution is alive and well - deep in the heart of Texas.”
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/jun/24/reagans-vision-lives-on-in-texas/?page=1

>Ted Nugent is a close friend and supporter.

Don’t you think it more sensible to trust what numerous politicians and scholars have said about Rick Perry than some haters on FR?

VISIT THIS SITE

Read the official statements of dozens of Perry’s fellow politicians and scholars (both Democrats and Republicans) have had to say about Rick Perry: http://www.politico.com/arena/archive/rick-perry-for-president-in-2012.html

All (including Democrat opponents) have called him a staunch Conservative, and not one of the dozens issuing opinions has mentioned the vaccine or TTC.
Apparently they don’t consider these things an issue. They DID mention Perry threatening to secede from the unionas a strike against him.
What Perry actually said; “You know, my hope is that America and Washington in particular pays attention,” Perry continued. “We’ve got a great union. There is absolutely no reason to dissolve it. But if Washington continues to thumb their nose at the American people, you know, who knows what may come out of that? So. But Texas is a very unique place and we’re a pretty independent lot to boot.”

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>Americans WILL get it:
>Better looking
>Better record
>Rick Perry for President.


23 posted on 06/30/2011 4:55:46 PM PDT by patriot08 (TEXAS GAL- born and bred and proud of it!)
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To: unspun

I likes them.


24 posted on 06/30/2011 4:56:00 PM PDT by arrogantsob (Why do They hate her so much?)
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To: All
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25 posted on 06/30/2011 4:56:52 PM PDT by patriot08 (TEXAS GAL- born and bred and proud of it!)
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To: unspun

Gee, do you have as much on Obama?

Perry is just fine with this Texan.


26 posted on 06/30/2011 4:56:55 PM PDT by TribalPrincess2U (I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.. VOTE out the RATS!)
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To: Waryone

“I will refer them to this post and tell them to find out for themselves.”

Go ahead if want want to look foolish by reposting old, half-truth rehashes.

Find out who unspun and the former Bunny are rooting for.


27 posted on 06/30/2011 4:57:39 PM PDT by wolfcreek (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsd7DGqVSIc)
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To: TribalPrincess2U

I suspect this writer is a lawyer in Texas...


28 posted on 06/30/2011 4:59:57 PM PDT by Mamzelle
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To: Palter

It never got to his desk. The RINO speaker is the one who killed it.

Where do you people get your info?


29 posted on 06/30/2011 5:00:10 PM PDT by wolfcreek (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsd7DGqVSIc)
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To: wolfcreek
All you have to do is look.
30 posted on 06/30/2011 5:01:41 PM PDT by Palter (Celebrate diversity .22, .223, .25, 9mm, .32 .357, 10mm, .44, .45, .500)
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To: Mamzelle; TribalPrincess2U

Ladies, there’s some real fear of Perry out there.

Wonder who they are shilling for?


31 posted on 06/30/2011 5:02:43 PM PDT by wolfcreek (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsd7DGqVSIc)
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To: arrogantsob
Don’t think too much of the article. The fact is Perry has repeatedly been elected by arguably the most conservative electorate in the country. His state is performing leaps and bounds better than the rest of the nation.

Perry has been the douche running against a turd sandwich in EVERY re-election campaign. Bill White? Kay Baily? Kinky! Kinky! LOL! Losers all! Perry has had nothing to do with the state Texas is in financially. In fact, the SOB signed a bill allowing for a corporate income tax. I know, I pay it. A tax which is unconstitutional!

Besides all the thing mentioned in the article he has had many unnecessary special sessions. Like the one we just had. Why? Because he can set the agenda and set up political straw men like he did with the sanctuary city and anti-groping BS. Both of those could have been passed if Perry wanted them to.

Perry is a RINO. Nice hair though......

32 posted on 06/30/2011 5:02:46 PM PDT by isthisnickcool (Sharia? No thanks.)
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To: unspun

Perry is not perfect, but he’s pretty damn conservative on most issues. He certainly has a couple bad issues, but so will anyone running. If we picked apart Reagan’s governorship, we’d see the same thing.

Bottom line is that Perry is better than anyone in the current field to run against Obama. He has a long successful track record as governor of a state that has excelled will most others failed. He’s been a real friend to the tea party, reaching out in ways most established officials have not. He needs to commit further to conservative leaders during the campaign and as President to make me happy, but he is the perfect foil to a failed Obama. I hope he gets in, and if he does...and performs well, he is likely to earn my vote. I like executive experience, and I like proven results, and he brings both of those. After watching the latest chapter of childish Obama behavior yesterday in the press conference, we need to destroy this man and his movement next year, and many voters will be easily swayed by logic and facts, and the Texas economy is by far the most healthy in the nation right now. He may be the only one to easily pull voters from Romney because he has all the positives of Romney w/o the negatives.


33 posted on 06/30/2011 5:05:04 PM PDT by ilgipper ( political rhetoric is no substitute for competence (Thomas Sowell))
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To: wolfcreek

Ron Paul most likely.


34 posted on 06/30/2011 5:05:06 PM PDT by TribalPrincess2U (I pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America.. VOTE out the RATS!)
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To: unspun

Heavy armor of tinfoil required.


35 posted on 06/30/2011 5:05:25 PM PDT by RockinRight (Nobama 2012.)
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To: wolfcreek

The liberal Mainstream Media could use a good “dirt-digger-upper-on-private-citizens” like you wolfcreek. You could get a full time job on CBS or NBC digging up dirt on Sarah Palin or Michelle Bachmann.


36 posted on 06/30/2011 5:06:51 PM PDT by sklar
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To: unspun

Can Perry account for his whereabouts on Nov. 22 , 1963?
I’m just sayin’.


37 posted on 06/30/2011 5:07:42 PM PDT by Carl LaFong (Experts say experts should be ignored.)
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To: Palter

Like I said, it never got to his desk.

Fact of the matter, the TSA had already begun legal ranglings to stop Texas from following up on this mystical law.

If Perry nixed it, it was probably for the best.


38 posted on 06/30/2011 5:08:38 PM PDT by wolfcreek (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsd7DGqVSIc)
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To: unspun

oh...good grief....

” The Bilderbergers, Trilateralists, and Council on Foreign Relations, along with many other organizations are the groups implementing the New World Order.”

Are we out of tin foil?


39 posted on 06/30/2011 5:09:53 PM PDT by G Larry (I dream of a day when a man is judged by the content of his character)
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To: wolfcreek

Half truths and rehashes? Is that like settled science? Oh we’ve refuted this stuff about Perry, meaning decided to ignore his past and deem him conservative?

I’ve looked into Perry’s history. He’s not a conservative, he’s an opportunist who has open borders and North American Union everywhere you look in his history. Although his is a very “elitist RINO republican” way of envisioning the world, there is not a thing conservative about it or him.


40 posted on 06/30/2011 5:11:59 PM PDT by Waryone (RINOs, Elites, and Socialists - on the endangered list, soon to become extinct.)
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To: sklar

Well thanks (whoever the hell you are) but, anyone can use Google to find out about people. (it was the first hit, btw)

Give me your real name and I’ll do the same for you.;)


41 posted on 06/30/2011 5:14:17 PM PDT by wolfcreek (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsd7DGqVSIc)
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To: Waryone; All

Anytime governor Rick Perry is mentioned, Free Republic seems to turn into something resembling Democratic Underground.
Posts regarding Perry are peppered with profanity, vulgarity and downright fabrications- the likes of which is seldom seen on Free Republic.
This is hardly in the best interests of our Conservative agenda. The Loony Left does not need any help from us in
character assassination of our Conservatives.

This Perry trashing comes from the Ron ‘truther’ Paul nuts, Debra Medina sour grapers and the resident FR Libs- and I suspect, over zealous Sarah Palin supporters and a few Bachmann supporters.
(I love Sarah and Michelle Bachmann as much as anyone else, but we MUST face reality when it comes to our beautiful Conservative ladies’ chances of winning this thing!)

Freepers, don’t you think it more sensible to trust what the Conservative icons have to say about Perry?

>Sarah Palin threw her endorsement to Rick Perry for governor-. She recently restated that she likes Perry.

>Rush said that Perry is his dream candidate. http://gretawire.blogs.foxnews.com/rush-limbaugh-on-the-record-3/

>Michael Reagan praises Perry:
“If you don’t believe Reaganomics can still work in this day and age, for whatever reason, I say you should look no further than the state of Texas.
Under the leadership of Gov. Rick Perry, Texas has championed and built upon the concepts my father used to rebuild America in the 1980s..
In short, Reagan Revolution is alive and well - deep in the heart of Texas.”
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2011/jun/24/reagans-vision-lives-on-in-texas/?page=1

>Ted Nugent is a close friend and supporter.

Don’t you think it more sensible to trust what numerous politicians and scholars have said about Rick Perry than some haters on FR?

VISIT THIS SITE

Read the official statements of dozens of Perry’s fellow politicians and scholars (both Democrats and Republicans) have had to say about Rick Perry: http://www.politico.com/arena/archive/rick-perry-for-president-in-2012.html

All (including Democrat opponents) have called him a staunch Conservative, and not one of the dozens issuing opinions has mentioned the vaccine or TTC.
Apparently they don’t consider these things an issue. They DID mention Perry threatening to secede from the unionas a strike against him.
What Perry actually said; “You know, my hope is that America and Washington in particular pays attention,” Perry continued. “We’ve got a great union. There is absolutely no reason to dissolve it. But if Washington continues to thumb their nose at the American people, you know, who knows what may come out of that? So. But Texas is a very unique place and we’re a pretty independent lot to boot.”

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42 posted on 06/30/2011 5:15:32 PM PDT by patriot08 (TEXAS GAL- born and bred and proud of it!)
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To: sklar
Oh, she's NOT a private citizen, she's published and has dressed provocatively for the public.
43 posted on 06/30/2011 5:16:43 PM PDT by wolfcreek (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsd7DGqVSIc)
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To: Waryone

Well I guess there’s no sense wasting time on you then?

BTW: who’s got your vote?


44 posted on 06/30/2011 5:18:43 PM PDT by wolfcreek (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsd7DGqVSIc)
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To: patriot08
You're right about that, Patriot08. I've been called all sorts of things I've never been called before. (just on this thread)

As much as I've campaigned against some of Perry's policies, he looks to be our best hope this time around. The rest to this GOP group is, at most, half-assed. (that includes the non-committed)

45 posted on 06/30/2011 5:23:45 PM PDT by wolfcreek (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Lsd7DGqVSIc)
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To: unspun

This should be read by everyone


46 posted on 06/30/2011 5:28:55 PM PDT by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Happiness)
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To: All

You really don’t have to wait for the next installment of the old broken down playboy ho’s character assassinations of our Conservatives.
It’s all here:

http://www.regularguy.com/news/homespun-wisdom-fro-regular-gals/kelleigh-nelson/


47 posted on 06/30/2011 5:29:23 PM PDT by patriot08 (TEXAS GAL- born and bred and proud of it!)
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To: patriot08
Anytime governor Rick Perry is mentioned, Free Republic seems to turn into something resembling Democratic Underground.

Amen!

I have never seen such a selective group of people on here post so many outright lies about Perry. And when I point out the lies or mistakes, it goes over their heads, and then they go to ad hominem attacks, then spout off the greatest examples of post hoc ergo propter hoc.

I like several of our candidates. I'm a big Palin fan. I like Cain. And, I like Perry. In my opinion, Perry has the best chance to beat Obama. Is he perfect? No. One can't find me a single candidate who is perfect. I disagree with him on a few things, but that's SMALL compared to the pros that he has against Obama.

48 posted on 06/30/2011 5:30:14 PM PDT by GOPyouth ("We're buying shrimp, guys. Come on." - Dear Leader)
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To: wild74
Perry will do just fine, good candidate, will appoint conservative judges, lower taxes and create jobs.

based on what history?

the only reason Texas has jobs is inertia, we still aren't as bad as other states. Perry is moving us in the same direction as Kalipornia. What conservative judges?

49 posted on 06/30/2011 5:35:17 PM PDT by GeronL (The Right to Life came before the Right to Happiness)
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To: wolfcreek

Wolfie - you are missing the important point in all this discussion.

Kelleigh Nelson is a messenger only. You have attacked a messenger. That will not win you any accolades with those of us looking into the backgrounds of potential candidates.

I got a lot of that when I researched Obama’s background - people ripping at the sources of my information rather than trying to verify the information. Everything I learned in the summer of 2008 concerning Obama has been affirmed. All a researcher can do is provide information.

If you don’t believe Kelleigh, by all means, challenge her facts. But I already know, from my own research, that Rick Perry is a member of the Corrupt Old-boys Club in Texas.

I won’t vote for him - no way. If the people of Texas can tolerate him, so be it. But I do not want another New World Order believer as President.


50 posted on 06/30/2011 5:36:45 PM PDT by SatinDoll (NO FOREIGN NATIONALS AS OUR PRESIDENT!)
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