Gov. Perry Promotes Critic of Evolution to No. 2 Spot at Texas Education Agency

Aug 27, 2012 Full story: The Texas Observer 6

There was big news in the world of Texas public education today and not just because the kids are heading back to school.

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Since: Jan 08

Brooklyn, in Dayton OH now

#1 Sep 10, 2012
Does this really surprise anyone? We know Perry's views. The interesting part will be if Reynolds suddenly develops a specific opinion on Evolution. She didged the question because of her involvement with Comer's firing, but now she's in a position to make her real beliefs known and, like MacGuire of South Carolina, attempt to make them policy.

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#2 Sep 10, 2012
No, not surprised at all. Thank goodness neither Perry or Santorum received the nomination...I cannot even imagine what the state of science education would be with either of them in the White House.

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Since: Jan 08

Brooklyn, in Dayton OH now

#3 Sep 11, 2012
Katydid wrote:
No, not surprised at all. Thank goodness neither Perry or Santorum received the nomination...I cannot even imagine what the state of science education would be with either of them in the White House.
You and me both! I have a friend from PA, and he looks at Santorum as an embarressment! My Mother-in-law in Texas feels about the same for Perry, and she's a Republican.

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Since: Jan 08

Brooklyn, in Dayton OH now

#5 Sep 12, 2012
Normal Flora wrote:
Pretty soon a Texas public high school diploma will be as worthless as a left-handed football bat.
LOL! They can join Louisianna and their LSEA -- although I don't think any school district has had the balls to act on the LSEA, but I bet it's coming!

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#6 Sep 21, 2012
Perry opens his pie-hole once again:

http://www.salon.com/2012/09/20/rick_perry_ch...

“Satan runs across the world with his doubt and with his untruths and what have you and one of the untruths out there that is driven is that people of faith should not be involved in the public arena,”

Dipshit might have noticed that almost ALL elected officials claim to be people of faith.

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Since: Jan 08

Brooklyn, in Dayton OH now

#7 Sep 24, 2012
MikeF wrote:
Perry opens his pie-hole once again:
http://www.salon.com/2012/09/20/rick_perry_ch...
“Satan runs across the world with his doubt and with his untruths and what have you and one of the untruths out there that is driven is that people of faith should not be involved in the public arena,”
Dipshit might have noticed that almost ALL elected officials claim to be people of faith.
Since when do facts get in the way of Perry pandering to the religious right to keep his job?

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