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Rick Perry's Public Statements

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
Issue Position: Economic Development in Texas
Aug. 11, 2014 Associated Press - Cruz: 'We Need to Abolish the IRS'
June 9, 2014 OC Register - Rick Perry: Texas a Haven for Those Seeking Freedom
March 24, 2014 FOX "Sean Hannity" - Transcript: State Economies
March 10, 2014 Wallet Hub: Texas Cities "Impressive Pack of Bountiful Job Markets"
Feb. 11, 2014 FOX "Hannity" - Transcript: Thoughts on Governor Chris Christie
Oct. 2, 2013 Americans for Prosperity: Federal Taxpayer Protection Pledge - Governors
Aug. 22, 2013 Gov. Perry Releases Radio Ad in Missouri
April 16, 2013 Gov. Perry Proposes Tax Relief for Texas Businesses
Jan. 30, 2013 Gov. Perry: Technical Skills Expand Opportunities for Texas' Workforce
Jan. 10, 2013 Gov. Perry Gives Remarks at Texas Public Policy Foundation's Policy Orientation
Oct. 2, 2012 Gov. Perry: Texas is Nation's Epicenter for Job Creation
Sept. 27, 2012 Gov. Perry Renews Call for Permanent Small Business Tax Exemption at Google for Entrepreneurs Day
Sept. 26, 2012 Gov. Perry Calls for Greater Truth in Budgeting
Sept. 26, 2012 Gov. Perry Calls for Greater Truth in Budgeting
May 3, 2012 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript
April 24, 2012 An Opportunity to Strengthen the Texas Budget Process
Jan. 16, 2012 Gov. Rick Perry Calls for An End to Obama's War on the States, Promotes Low Flat Tax, Overhaul of Washington Bureaucracy and Investment in American Jobs
Jan. 8, 2012 Perry Champions Conservative Tea Party Mantle to Overhaul Washington, Shrink Government and Spark Jobs as Only Non-D.C./Non-Wall Street Candidate
Jan. 7, 2012 2012 ABC/Yahoo!/WMUR New Hampshire Republican Primary Debate
Jan. 1, 2012 American Family Business Institute: Death Tax Repeal Pledge
Dec. 7, 2011 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
Dec. 3, 2011 Gov. Rick Perry Touts Faith in Constitution and Commitment to Make Washington Answer to the American People
Nov. 29, 2011 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript
Nov. 18, 2011 Fox News "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript
Nov. 15, 2011 Gov. Perry Unveils "Uproot and Overhaul Washington" Plan
Nov. 10, 2011 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript
Nov. 8, 2011 CNBC - Fixing Washington Requires a Sledgehammer
Nov. 3, 2011 The Washington Times - When I am President …
Nov. 2, 2011 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript
Oct. 30, 2011 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript
Oct. 25, 2011 Fox Business "Cavuto" - Transcript
Oct. 25, 2011 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Cut, Balance, Grow Speech
Oct. 25, 2011 Gov. Rick Perry Unveils Plan to Cut Taxes and Spending, Balance the Budget and Grow the Economy
Oct. 18, 2011 CNN Western Republican Presidential Debate
Oct. 18, 2011 Gov. Rick Perry Dominates CNN Debate with Forceful Discussion of Jobs and Conservative Record
Sept. 12, 2011 Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal Endorses Perry for President
Sept. 7, 2011 Republican Debate at the Reagan Presidential Library
Aug. 31, 2011 Gov. Perry: New Laws Further Strengthen Texas' Robust Economy
Aug. 14, 2011 Texas Gov. Rick Perry: It Is Time to Get America Working Again
July 14, 2011 The Washington Post - Break the Spend-and-Borrow Cycle
June 17, 2011 Gov. Perry Vetoes HB 2972
June 9, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Internet Sales Tax Language in Fiscal Matters Bill
May 31, 2011 Gov. Perry: Texas is on the Path to Even Greater Prosperity
March 31, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Passage of House Bill 4
March 1, 2011 Gov. Perry: Small Businesses Represent True Vibrancy of Texas Economy
Feb. 15, 2011 Gov. Perry: Small Businesses Drive Job Creation
Jan. 27, 2011 Gov. Perry: We Will Strengthen the Principles that Have Energized Our Economy
Jan. 25, 2011 Gov. Perry Speaks at the Lubbock Day Legislative Luncheon
Jan. 13, 2011 Gov. Perry Calls for Expanded Lawsuit Reform in Texas
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