Anita Perry: Abortion "Could Be a Woman's Right"

Texas first lady Anita Perry said Saturday that while there’s no daylight between her and her husband on abortion, she doesn’t judge women who undergo the procedure under state law.

“That could be a woman’s right, just like it’s a man’s right if he wants to have some kind of procedure,” she said.

And she added that while she doesn’t agree with it, “the older I get, there are two sides of every nickel.”

“God made us our own individuals, and I can believe, you can believe, what you want to believe,” she said ...

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