Texas Governor Rick Perry compares being gay to being an alcoholic

'Whether or not you feel compelled to follow a particular lifestyle or not, you have the ability to decide not to do that'

Texas Governor Rick Perry compares being gay to being an alcoholic
12 June 2014

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