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Mark Foley On Rick Perry: ‘I’m Not Going To Hurt Him’ By Endorsing Him

By Alex Seitz-Wald  

"Mark Foley On Rick Perry: ‘I’m Not Going To Hurt Him’ By Endorsing Him"


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Disgraced former GOP Congressman Mark Foley still dabbles in politics, hosting a radio talk show and making occasional media appearances, but he clearly seems aware that he can’t outrun his past. Foley was forced to resign after he was caught sending sexually explicit messages to male teenage congressional pages — and since has come out as gay. Speaking with Newsmax TV about the 2012 election, Foley said he likes Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R), but said, “I’m not endorsing him, I’m not going to hurt him like that.” Watch it:

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