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Gov. Perry: Deteriorating vision in left eye is reason for the glasses

posted on February 28, 2014

Texas Governor Rick Perry says he wears glasses now because of deteriorating vision in his left eye. He says he was hit in the eye with a rock when he was a teenager, and the effects of that injury are forcing him to wear the glasses. He thanks his wife for helping pick a stylish pair of frames.

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