Tuesday, August 2, 2011

Governor Rick Perry opposes Arizona's SB 1070 for Texas!

Unbelievable. He is about to run in the GOP primary for president, and comes out and declares he would not support Arizona's SB 1070 for Texas. Even a substantial majority of Americans support SB 1070 (60-70%). Way to lose the GOP primary before you're even in it, Perry!

Perry against Arizona law for Texas

Gary Scharrer Express-News

April 30, 2010, 10:15AM

Gov. Rick Perry said in a statement he released late Thursday that portions of Arizona's tough immigration law concern him and that “it would not be the right direction for Texas.”
The governor did not say whether he would veto similar legislation. When asked about the controversial Arizona law earlier in the week, Perry, through a spokesman, simply called immigration policy a federal responsibility.

Read more: http://www.chron.com/disp/story.mpl/politics/6983315.html#ixzz1TuoPDb9l

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