Obama Refuses Border Security Letter from Texas Governor
Obama shook hands with Texas Governor Rick Perry, but refused to accept a letter from the Governor that addressed the state’s concerns about Border Security.
Obama and Perry shook hands for several seconds. Obama used his free left hand to give Perry two friendly slaps on the right arm.
When they released their handshake, Perry attempted to hand Obama a white envelope containing his letter on border security. Obama did not respond when Perry first held it forward. Then when the governor offered it up again, Obama turned to his right and motioned toward key adviser Jarrett. She took several quick steps toward the men and took the letter from Perry…
As Sondra K points out, Bammy was more than happy to accept an Anti-American screed from his BFF, Hugo Chavez, on an earlier occasion.