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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: Abortion

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
March 27, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry on Federal Court Ruling to Uphold Texas Law Protecting Life and Women's Health
Nov. 18, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on Supreme Court Declining to Block HB 2
Oct. 31, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on Appeals Court Lifting HB 2 Injunction
Oct. 28, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on Abortion Law Ruling
July 13, 2013 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Passage of Pro-Life Legislation
July 10, 2013 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on House Passage of HB 2
June 26, 2013 Gov. Perry Calls Special Session to Begin July 1
June 11, 2013 Gov. Perry Adds Two Issues to Special Session Call
May 13, 2013 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on the Kermit Gosnell Verdict
Jan. 21, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade Decision
Jan. 11, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on the Rejection of Planned Parenthood's Attempt to Derail Texas Women's Health Program
Dec. 31, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding the Denial of Planned Parenthood's Temporary Restraining Order
Dec. 11, 2012 Gov. Perry Announces Initiatives to Protect Life
Aug. 21, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry on the 5th Circuit's Decision to Vacate Preliminary Injunction Regarding Women's Health Program
April 30, 2012 Statement by Governor Perry's Press Secretary Regarding WHP Injunction
Jan. 13, 2012 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Federal Appeals Court Ruling to Allow Immediate Enforcement of Sonogram Law
Jan. 10, 2012 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Federal Appeals Court Overturning Injunction of Sonogram Law
Dec. 12, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on CMS Decisions on Texas' Healthcare Waivers
Sept. 12, 2011 CNN "CNN-Tea Party Republican Debate" - Transcript
Aug. 30, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Injunction of Sonogram Law
Aug. 23, 2011 Statement by Texas Gov. Rick Perry on VP Joe Biden's Comment Regarding China's One Child Policy
May 3, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Senate Passage of Sonogram Legislation
March 7, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on House Passage of Sonogram Legislation
Feb. 17, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Senate Passage of Sonogram Legislation
April 30, 2009 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding Senate Passage of Choose Life License Plate
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