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Another whopper from Rick Perry

Texas Gov. Rick Perry makes another wildly false claim in a new Web ad — saying that the U.S. poverty rate has hit an "all-time high." In fact, the rate is the highest since 1993, but 7.3 percentage points lower than it was in 1959.

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Sep 22, 2011, 4:39 am
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Hmmm… “Texas leads the nation in the number of people living in poverty with no health care benefits… Texas has awarded companies $440 million to relocate… lured by low taxes, predictable [nonexistent or unenforced] regulation” Is anybody really surprised? Gov. Perry’s “Two Step” Political Strategy: 1) Tax Evasion for the Rich & Powerful and 2) Endorsement of the Evangelical Agenda provides him with Unlimited Financial Resources… plus, support from the Most Politically Active “Pulpits” in the Nation!

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