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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: Education

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
June 18, 2005 Gov. Perry Says Legislators Must Come Back, Get School Funding Right
June 18, 2005 Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks At June 18th News Conference
June 9, 2005 Gov. Perry Signs Early Start Initiative
June 2, 2005 Governor Perry Reaffirms Commitment to Education Reform
March 9, 2005 Perry: House Passage of HB 2 Signals a Strong Commitment to Education Reform
Feb. 28, 2005 Gov. Perry: Texas Is Leading Nation in High School Reforms
Feb. 3, 2005 Perry: House Plan a Strong Starting Point
Feb. 1, 2005 Gov. Perry Calls for More Money, More Reforms for Education
Jan. 26, 2005 State of the State Address
Jan. 12, 2005 Statement by Governor Perry on the Senate's Education Proposal
May 4, 2004 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry Regarding House Action
April 19, 2004 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Testimony Before Select Committee
April 13, 2004 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks Announcing Special Session on Educational Excellence and Property Tax Relief
April 9, 2004 Radio Address - Education Finance Plan
April 8, 2004 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Speech at Fox Tech High School
March 11, 2004 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Speech Announcing Taxpayer Protection Initiatives
Feb. 6, 2004 Radio Address: Educational Excellence
Jan. 29, 2004 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Speech to the Texas Public Policy Foundation
Jan. 27, 2004 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Speech to Texas Association of School Administrators Mid-Winter Conference
Jan. 26, 2004 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Speech Announcing Educational Excellence Initiatives at the Texas High School Project Summit
Jan. 12, 2004 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Announcement of Dr. Shirley Neeley as Texas Education Commissioner
Dec. 9, 2003 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks at Texas College Ready Summit
Aug. 14, 2003 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry Regarding Attorney General Ruling on School Funds
June 20, 2003 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry on Resignation Of Education Commissioner Felipe Alanis
June 3, 2003 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks at Post-Session News Conference
May 15, 2003 Governor Rick Perry's Radio Address - School Finance and Education Reform
Feb. 11, 2003 Text of Governor Rick Perry's State of the State Address
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Reining in the Federal Bureaucracy
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