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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: Civil Liberties and Civil Rights

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: Pro-Life
Aug. 22, 2013 Gov. Perry Statement on Dept. of Justice Lawsuits
July 25, 2013 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Protecting Texas' Voter Integrity Laws
July 14, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript - Zimmerman Trial, Women's Health, and Immigration Reform
June 25, 2013 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Shelby Co. v. Holder
June 13, 2013 Gov. Perry Signs Religious Freedoms Bill
June 10, 2013 Fox News "Your World with Cavuto" - Transcript - Privacy Rights
May 25, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces Action on Legislation
March 26, 2013 Gov. Perry: The Soul of Our Nation and Her People are Worth Fighting For
July 17, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry on President Obama Visit to Texas
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. 7, 2012 2012 ABC/Yahoo!/WMUR New Hampshire Republican Primary Debate
Oct. 30, 2011 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript
July 19, 2011 Legislative Accomplishments Keep Texas on Path to Prosperity
Oct. 1, 2009 Statement by Gov. Perry on Ruling Regarding the Definition of Marriage
May 13, 2009 Gov. Perry Signs House Bill 670
June 21, 2007 Gov. Perry Signs Legislation Ordering State Divestment in Sudan
Jan. 31, 2006 Statement on the Life and Legacy of Coretta Scott King
May 31, 2005 Gov. Perry: Important Strides made in 2005 Legislative Session … Work Still Left to Be Done
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