Somehow I missed this, but here's Rick Perry covering his ass in the Willingham case:
"Willingham was a monster," he said. "Here's a guy who murdered his three children, who tried to beat his wife into an abortion so he wouldn't have those kids. Person after person has stood up and testified to the facts in this case."
Perry is disgusting. And we're disgusting for electing people like him to consider such weighty matters. Read about Willingham, and the likely execution of an innocent man, here.