Unfortunately, I believe Perry truly doesn't see this invasion as dangerous.
I think his we have no heart comment during the GOP debates reveals his true nature.
If some Governor could act strongly and deploy the NG and militia to seal their border they would instantly become a major historical figure.
The very survival of our Republic warrants the return of these criminals illegals and 10s of millions of others.
I keep hearing that the Governor of Texas has very little power and that mostly, they just supervise the executions. I don’t know if it’s true, but I’ve heard that the lieutenant governor has more real power than the governor in Texas.