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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: Business and Consumers

Full Name: James 'Rick' Richard Perry
Office: Governor (TX), Republican
First Elected: 11/05/2000
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Anita; 2 Children: Griffin, Sydney
Birth Date: 03/04/1950
Birth Place: Paint Creek, TX
Home City: Austin, TX
Religion: Methodist
Date Title
July 10, 2014 Texas Clear Winner in Red State-Blue State Comparison
July 3, 2014 Aided by $8.6 Million TEF Grant, Active Network Relocates Company Headquarters to Dallas
June 27, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment Expanding Maverick Arms Manufacturing in Eagle Pass
June 27, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment Expanding Maverick Arms Manufacturing in Eagle Pass
June 19, 2014 In Case You Missed It: ZS Pharma Launches Successful IPO
June 16, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pursue Reasonable Energy Policy
June 9, 2014 OC Register - Rick Perry: Texas a Haven for Those Seeking Freedom
June 2, 2014 Statement by Governor Perry on New EPA Rules
April 28, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces Toyota Moving North American Headquarters to Plano, Generating 4,000 Jobs
April 28, 2014 We Built A Stronger Texas
April 24, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Private Property Rights, Promoting a Favorable Business Climate, and Immigration
March 28, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry on February 2014 Texas Job Growth
March 9, 2014 Texas is Home to A Vibrant Creative Culture
Sept. 4, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment in USAA Creating 680 Jobs in Plano
Aug. 27, 2013 In Case You Missed It: Business Facilities Names Texas Best Business Climate
Aug. 27, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment in Dow Creating Nearly 100 Jobs, Bringing Dow's Investments in Brazoria County to $2.5 Billion
June 14, 2013 Gov. Perry Vetoes HB 3085
May 25, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces Action on Legislation
May 22, 2013 Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Governor's Small Business Forum 2013 Texas Global Business Summit
April 19, 2013 Governor Perry Visits Community of West; Tours Disaster Zone and Meets with Local Officials
April 17, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces Economic Development Trip to Chicago, Launches Radio Ad
March 8, 2013 Gov. Perry Hosts Venture Capital, Higher Ed, Tech Leaders for Economic Roundtable
March 4, 2013 Texas Wins Site Selection Magazine's 2012 Governor's Cup for Most New, Expanded Corporate Facilities
Feb. 21, 2013 National Instruments to Expand Research and Development in Austin, Creating 1,000 Jobs
Feb. 4, 2013 Gov. Perry Radio Ad Invites California Companies to Check Out Texas
Nov. 27, 2012 Gov. Perry Announces Skilled Workforce Initiative
Oct. 19, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Houston Realty Business Coalition Monthly Breakfast
Oct. 18, 2012 In Case You Missed It: Texas Ranked Top State to Do Business by Area Development Magazine
Oct. 16, 2012 Gov. Perry Calls for an End to Budget Diversions from Transportation Projects
Oct. 15, 2012 Gov. Perry Attends Groundbreaking Ceremony for Bell Helicopter's New Global Headquarters
Oct. 2, 2012 Gov. Perry: Texas is Nation's Epicenter for Job Creation
Sept. 7, 2012 Gov. Perry Touts Texas' Competitiveness, Encourages Investment and Trade with Texas at Ambrosetti Speech
July 10, 2012 Texas Declared America's Top State for Business
March 9, 2012 Perry Announces Apple to Create 3,600 New Jobs in Austin
Feb. 1, 2012 Perry Announces TEF Investment in Continental Automotive Systems Inc. to Create 300 Jobs in Seguin
Dec. 16, 2011 In Case You Missed It: Texas Dominates List of Best-Performing Cities
Nov. 7, 2011 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment in Flexsteel Pipeline Technologies to Create 130 Jobs in Baytown
Nov. 1, 2011 In Case You Missed It: Texas Named Top U.S. Business Climate
Sept. 27, 2011 In Case You Missed It: Texas Takes Top Spot in Two Economic Development Surveys
Sept. 12, 2011 CNN "CNN-Tea Party Republican Debate" - Transcript
Sept. 8, 2011 U.S. Rep. Miller Endorses Gov. Perry for President
Sept. 7, 2011 Republican Debate at the Reagan Presidential Library
Aug. 25, 2011 USA Today - Job Creators Pick Texas
Aug. 11, 2011 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Presidential Announcement Remarks
June 23, 2011 Gov. Perry: Employers Continue to Look to Texas as the Best State to Do Business
June 23, 2011 Gov. Perry: Employers Continue to Look to Texas as the Best State to Do Business
June 23, 2011 Gov. Perry Speaks at the NALEO 28th Annual Conference
June 22, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry Regarding TWIA Bill
June 9, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Internet Sales Tax Language in Fiscal Matters Bill
May 30, 2011 Gov. Perry: Loser Pays Lets Employers Spend Less Time in the Courtroom, More Time Creating Jobs
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