Smith asks why the governor continues to promote policies that simply tell kids not to have sex when the state has the third-highest teen pregnancy rate in the US. The state actually appears to rank fourth in teen pregnancies, but third in teen birth rates. It's pretty bad either way.
First Perry insists that, "Abstinence works," despite being presented with evidence to the contrary. Then he argues that maybe the problem is "the way it's being taught or the way it's being applied out there," or that educators simply aren't "impressing it upon them" hard enough. Then he notes that in his own personal experience, abstinence has worked. Here's
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you, love your neighbor and do good for evil, dosen't seem to work at the present but the end is what counts.
Matthew 5:19 Whosoever therefore shall break one of these least commandments, and shall teach men so, he shall be called the least in the kingdom of heaven: but whosoever shall do and teach them, the same shall be called great in the kingdom of heaven.