After calling for secession, now he's asking for federal help for his state? Rick Perry reminds me of a little kid who says he's running away from hom
After calling for secession, now he's asking for federal help for his state? Rick Perry reminds me of a little kid who says he's running away from home - and asks Mom to pack him a lunch. Where's your pride, Rick?
SAN ANTONIO – Gov. Rick Perry has asked for 37,430 courses of anti-viral medicine from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention because of the swine flu outbreak.
And a high school near San Antonio has been ordered closed this week because a third student from the school may have the disease. Two cases have been confirmed.
"As a precautionary measure, I have requested that medication be on hand in Texas to help curb the spread of swine flu by helping those with both confirmed and suspected cases of this swine flu virus, as well as health care providers who may have come in contact with these patients," Perry said in a prepared statement.
It looks like Texas Gov. Rick Perry has decided those remarks on secession might not go over so well now that he's running for president. From Sean Hannity's show on Fox Wednesday night:
HANNITY: All right. But some people said, while you used Read more...
Here we go again. It seems Governor Goodhair just can't get enough of the secession talk.
From TPM -- Rick Perry: Let States Secede From Social Security:
Freshly reelected Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) just isn't ready to give up on the secession Read more...