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Rick Perry's Biography
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James 'Rick' Richard Perry
Wife: Anita; 2 Children: Griffin, Sydney
Paint Creek, TX
BS, Animal Science, Texas A&M University, 1972
Governor, State of Texas, 2000-2014
Candidate, United States President, 2012
Lieutenant Governor, State of Texas, 1999-2000
Commissioner of Agriculture, State of Texas, 1990-1998
Representative, Texas State House of Representatives, District 64, 1985-1990
No caucus information on file.
Served, United States Air Force, 1972-1977
Religious, Civic, and other Memberships
Lifetime Member, American Legion Post 75
Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America
Former Member, Corps of Cadets, Texas A&M University
Lifetime Member, National Rifle Association
Former Chair, Republican Governors Association
Member, Tarrytown United Methodist Church
Date of Wedding Anniversary:
Haskell County Commissioner
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