US President Barack Obama reaches out to shake hands with Texas Governor Rick Perry (L) after arriving on Air Force One at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport in Austin, Texas, May 9, 2013. Obama will speak on the economy and job creation.
Today's decision contradicts generations of tradition in the name of political correctness ... While I will always cherish my time as a scout and the life lessons I learned, I am greatly disappointed with this decision.
While I will always cherish my time as a scout and the life lessons I learned, I am greatly disappointed with this decision.
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