Rick Perry, endorsed by several legislators, on education

posted Dec 24, 2011, 6:04 AM by Bill Duncan   [ updated Dec 30, 2011, 6:01 AM ]
http://www.issues2000.org/2012/Rick_Perry_Education.htm (Texas has the worst graduation rates in the country)

In spite of the fact that almost no Republican voters support Rick Perry (see the graphic below), Several legislators (bolded, below) have endorsed.  They all get F's on our Education Scorecard.  Their anti-public education positions may derive from their more fundamental anti-government positions. 

Rick Perry NH Steering Committee
Ambassador Joseph and Augusta Petrone – Dublin
Cliff Hurst – Manchester 
David McLaughlin – Nashua 
Doug Newell – Derry 
Jack Tulley – Nashua   
Jim Adams – Pittsfield 
John Stephen – Manchester       
Marian Noronha – Madbury 
Maynard Thomson – Freedom 
Patty Humphrey – Chichester 
Peter Angerhofer – Stratham 
Rep. Pam Tucker – Greenland 
Rep. Pete Silva – Nashua 
Rep. Robert Greemore – Meredith 
Rep. Spec Bowers – Sunapee 
Rep. Will Smith – New Castle  (here is his endorsement in the Portsmouth Herald)
Robert Chernin – Hanover 
Scott Mason – North Stratford 
Sean Mahoney – Portsmouth
Sen. Gordon Humphrey – Chichester 
Steve Lewis – Atkinson 
The Hon. Dick Ferdinando – Manchester 
The Hon. Emile Beaulieau – Manchester
The Hon. Gregory Slayton – Hanover 
The Hon. Sandy Reeves  - Manchester 
The Hon. Chuck Douglas – Concord 

Here's the recent PPP poll, December 29, 2011, that shows how few New Hampshire Republicans support Rick Perry:

PPP Poll, December 29, 2011