The Heroes of the Alamo Monument outside the Texas state capitol. In 2009, then-Texas Gov. Rick Perry suggested that Texas could go its own way if the federal government got too pushy.
The Heroes of the Alamo Monument outside the Texas state capitol. In 2009, then-Texas Gov. Rick Perry suggested that Texas could go its own way if the federal government got too pushy. Ashley Landis AP
The Heroes of the Alamo Monument outside the Texas state capitol. In 2009, then-Texas Gov. Rick Perry suggested that Texas could go its own way if the federal government got too pushy. Ashley Landis AP

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