Perry Defends Davis Comments

Gov. Rick Perry on Friday morning defended his comments about state Sen. Wendy Davis, saying he was "sad that she does not understand that every life is precious, certainly her own."

Appearing on the Laura Ingraham Show, Perry stressed that he had said he "was proud of what Wendy had accomplished," but asked rhetorically, "How many young men and women across this country didn't get to accomplish what Wendy Davis just accomplished because they weren't born?" 

Davis appeared on MSNBC earlier Friday morning to say Perry's comment "demeans the office that he holds."

“Clearly, Governor Perry has ...

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