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Perry Campaign Says Foreigners Not Allowed At Town Hall Event

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According to an Associated Press reporter, the Perry campaign refused to let foreigners attend a town hall event with the candidate in New Hampshire today. Campaign staffers inquired about reporters’ citizenship status at the door, explaining that only U.S. citizens were allowed. Their dubious justification for this intrusive screening was that the town hall host was a defense contractor.

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Perry’s campaign clarifies, saying that anyone can come in, “but foreigners must be accompanied by a company employee at all times.”

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