In a speech to the National Right to Life Convention, Gov. Rick Perry suggested the Democratic state senator who stood for more than a dozen hours to stall abortion legislation could draw a lesson from her own life.
Perry prefaced his comments about state Sen. Wendy Davis, whom he didn’t name, by asking, who “are we to say that children born into the worst of circumstances can’t grow to live successful lives?”
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Statement: Says Wendy Davis, “born into difficult circumstances,” was the daughter of a single mother and a teenage mother herself.