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Rick Perry: “Abstinence Works”

Robin Marty

Presidential wannabee Texas Gov. Rick Perry says if abstinence doesn't work, maybe it's not being "taught right."

“We’re spending money to test kids on steroids…if that’s a good expenditure, then the dollars we are spending on abstinence education is a good expenditure.” – Rick Perry, on why the state of Texas spends so much money on abstinence only education and has such a high teen pregnancy rate.

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