Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry says school vouchers are like nuclear power: scary for some, but safe
As Gov. Greg Abbott works to pass a school voucher program in Texas, former governor recounts what doomed his past efforts.
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Rick Perry said he sees a lot of similarities
between the push for school vouchers in Texas and convincing people nuclear power is safe.
He said in both cases, the words conjure up negative images that have required years of public education to reverse, something he admits he couldn’t pull off during his time as governor.