Via Think Progress.
Texas Governor Rick Perry (r) on the stump in Iowa:
….”Every barrel of oil that comes out of those sands in Canada is a barrel of oil that we don’t have to buy from a foreign source,” Mr. Perry said in Clarinda, earning a loud round of enthusiastic applause….
Enthusiastic applause? I don’t think anyone with half a brain believes that Canada is interested in gaining fifty new provinces. Think of the added stress on their national health care system.