Governor James 'Rick' Richard Perry's Public Statements

Biographical

Full Name: James 'Rick' Richard Perry
Current Office: Governor, 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
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2/01/13 Gov. Perry Addresses State Board of Education 1/30/13 Gov. Perry: Technical Skills Expand Opportunities for Texas' Workforce 5/15/12 Gov. Perry: Higher Education Must Be Affordable, Accountable, Accessible 11/12/11 CBS "CBS News/National Journal Debate" - Transcript 11/10/11 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript 11/09/11 CNBC "Republican Presidential Debate" - Transcript 10/18/11 CNN Western Republican Presidential Debate 9/22/11 Fox News-Google GOP Debate 9/07/11 Republican Debate at the Reagan Presidential Library 8/19/11 WGU Texas Latest Step To Help More Texans Earn College Degrees 8/03/11 Gov. Perry Announces Creation of Western Governors University Texas 6/17/11 Gov. Perry Vetoes HB 397 4/22/11 Gov. Perry: $830 Million Will Soon Reach Texas Schools 4/14/11 Gov. Perry: Transparency and Accountability Are Critical to Strengthening Texas Higher Education 4/14/11 Gov. Perry: Transparency and Accountability Are Critical to Strengthening Texas Higher Education 2/19/11 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on U.S. House Passing Congressman Burgess' Amendment to H.R. 1 2/08/11 Texas Delegation Introduces Legislation To Repeal Doggett Language That Discriminates Against Texas 2/08/11 Gov. Perry: We Must Reform, Streamline State Government 10/22/10 Gov. Perry Promotes Higher Education Opportunities at GenTX.org Launch 10/22/10 Gov. Perry Presents Prestigious Milken Educator Award to Bryan Principal 10/20/10 Gov. Perry Presents Prestigious Milken Educator Award to Dallas Teacher 10/20/10 Gov. Perry Promotes Higher Education Opportunities at GenTX.org Launch 10/12/10 Gov. Perry: Texas' Strength Rooted in Sound Fiscal Policies, Accountable Education System and Secure Communities 10/08/10 Gov. Perry Speaks at Texas State NAACP Annual Convention 10/08/10 Gov. Perry Speaks at Texas State NAACP Annual Convention 10/06/10 Gov. Perry Speaks at UNT Dallas Founder's Day Celebration 9/23/10 Gov. Perry: Legal Action Against U.S. Department of Education Necessary to Preserve Texas Education Funding 9/14/10 Gov. Perry Praises Congressional Effort to Repeal Anti-Texas Doggett Amendment 9/13/10 Gov. Perry and First Lady Anita Perry Honor 2010 Texas Women's Hall of Fame Inductees 9/09/10 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on the U.S. Department of Education's Rejection of Texas' Application for $830 Million in Federal Education Funding 9/02/10 Gov. Perry: Washington Politics Restrict Texas Education Funds 8/31/10 Gov. Perry Announces School Savings Incentive 8/26/10 Gov. Perry Helps Break Ground on A&M-Central Texas Campus Building 8/12/10 Gov. Perry Speaks at the 7th Annual West Texas Legislative Summit 8/10/10 Gov. Perry: Washington Politics Threatening Texas' Future 8/05/10 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on U.S. Senate Passing Legislation That Negatively Targets Texas 7/13/10 Gov. Perry: Business Tax Credit Will Give Second Chance To Many Working Texans 7/09/10 Gov. Rick Perry Speaks at the Texas Classroom Teachers Association's Annual Leadership Conference 6/01/10 Gov. Perry: Texas is a National Leader in College- and Career- Readiness; Will Not Apply for Second Round of Federal Race to the Top Funding 5/14/10 San Antonio Express News: Perry Touts Higher-Education Opportunities at College Fair 5/13/10 Gov. Perry: Continued Investment in Education is Essential to Texas' Competitiveness 5/13/10 San Antonio Students Participate in Generation Adelante 5/11/10 Gov. Perry: Education Helps Set the Course for a Brighter Future 4/14/10 Gov. Perry Kicks off Grassroots Campaign For Education Center at Vietnam Wall 4/07/10 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks at the Game On! Texas Symposium 3/27/10 Gov. Perry: STEM Education is Helping Prepare Students for the Workforce 3/19/10 Gov. Perry Emphasizes Importance of Science and Technology Education Speaks at the FIRST Robotics Competition 1/19/10 Gov. Perry Announces Initiative to Expand Online Coursework to Improve Educational Access and Flexibility 1/15/10 Governor Perry Discusses the Fundamental Strengths of Texas 1/13/10 San Francisco Chronicle - Perry Decides to Forgo Federal School Money