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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

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 4, 2010 Americans for Prosperity: No Climate Tax
Feb. 16, 2010 The Texas Tribune - Texas Will Sue the EPA
Feb. 16, 2010 Texas Takes Legal Action Against Federal Government Over EPA CO2 Mandates
Jan. 7, 2010 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding Proposed Revision of National Ozone Limits
Dec. 16, 2009 Disputed Science Can Lead to Disastrous Decisions in Copenhagen
Dec. 7, 2009 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry Regarding EPA Ruling on Carbon Dioxide
Nov. 13, 2009 Gov. Perry: Washington Again Shortchanges Texas Communities on Disaster Funds
Aug. 28, 2009 Gov. Perry Announces Reimbursements for Schools Rebuilding from Hurricane Ike
June 23, 2009 Gov. Perry Signs Bill to Reform Texas Windstorm Insurance Association
June 23, 2009 Gov. Perry Signs Legislation to Reform TWIA
June 19, 2009 Gov. Perry Signs House Bills 4409 and 4586
April 17, 2009 Gov. Perry Comments on Wildfire Damage in Montague County
April 16, 2009 Gov. Perry Signs First Bill of the 81st Legislative Session
March 26, 2009 Gov. Perry Addresses the Commission for Disaster Recovery and Renewal
Feb. 3, 2009 Gov. Rick Perry Designates Emergency Items for Legislature
Nov. 25, 2008 Gov. Perry: Proposed EPA Rules Will Cripple Texas Economy
Nov. 25, 2008 Gov. Perry Accepts Recommendations from the Texas Advisory Panel on Federal Environmental Regulation
Nov. 20, 2008 Gov. Perry Announces Commission for Disaster Recovery and Renewal
Sept. 24, 2008 Gov. Perry: Federal Funding Approved for Texas Workers Affected by Ike
Sept. 19, 2008 Texas Continues Efforts to Rebuild Communities and Lives
Sept. 17, 2008 Gov. Perry: Texas Continues Progress Toward Restoration
Sept. 15, 2008 CBS "Early Show" - Transcript
Sept. 15, 2008 Gov. Perry Visits Communities Impacted By Ike
Sept. 15, 2008 Fox News "Fox & Friends" - Transcript
Sept. 13, 2008 Gov. Perry: Rescue Operations Underway in the Wake of Hurricane Ike
Sept. 11, 2008 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks: Statewide Preparations for Hurricane Ike
Sept. 1, 2008 Gov. Perry, President Bush Visit State Operations Center and Alamo Regional Command
Aug. 7, 2008 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on EPA Denial of Texas' RFS Waiver Request
Aug. 5, 2008 Texas Responds to Tropical Storm Edouard
July 22, 2008 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on EPA Postponing RFS Waiver Decision
July 22, 2008 Gov. Perry Issues Disaster Declaration in Anticipation of Tropical Storm Dolly's Impact on Texas Communities
June 24, 2008 Gov. Perry: Ethanol Mandate Harms Livestock, Food Industries
June 18, 2008 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry Regarding Offshore Oil Exploration
Feb. 22, 2008 Gov. Perry Urges Texans to Be Prepared
June 8, 2007 Gov. Perry Signs Legislation to Clean Texas Air
Feb. 25, 2007 FOX Fox News Sunday-Transcript
Jan. 29, 2007 Gov. Perry Announces Budget Plans for Clean Air Standards
Sept. 13, 2006 Perry: Deal Is Reached in Principle on Eagle Mountain Lake
Sept. 5, 2006 Perry: Environmental Efforts to Focus on Trinity River Basin
June 20, 2006 Gov. Perry Travels to Flooded Houston Area, Meets with Local Officials
March 17, 2006 Proclamation - State of Disaster
March 14, 2006 Texas Continues to Battle Panhandle Wildfires
March 13, 2006 Texas Responds to Deadly Panhandle Wildfires
Jan. 26, 2006 Perry, Dewhurst, Hutchison and Cornyn: HUD Shortchanges Texas On Hurricane Relief Funds
Jan. 10, 2006 Executive Order - Relating to Disaster Recovery
Dec. 27, 2005 Gov. Rick Perry Orders Response to Texas Wildfires
Nov. 10, 2005 Gov. Perry Stresses Importance of Volunteerism at Leadership Conference
Oct. 28, 2005 Gov. Perry Creates Environmental Flows Advisory Committee
Sept. 25, 2005 Gov. Perry Tours Hurricane Impacted Areas
Sept. 25, 2005 MSNBC Meet the Press - Transcript
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