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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: Foreign Affairs

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
July 11, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry in Support of Israel
July 11, 2014 Isolationist Policies Make the Threat of Terrorism Even Greater
July 11, 2014 FOX News "Hannity" - Transcript: Veterans Affairs Scandal
Jan. 31, 2014 Gov. Perry Honors Texas Veterans of Foreign Wars
Oct. 23, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces Creation of Texas A&M University Branch Campus in Israel
April 8, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on the Passing of Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher
Sept. 11, 2012 Gov. Perry Meets with Italian Company Finalizing Plans to Bring Jobs to Texas
Sept. 6, 2012 Gov. Perry Addresses Ambrosetti Forum Welcome Session
March 8, 2012 Governor Perry's Remarks at 2012 Angel Capital Association Summit
Jan. 7, 2012 2012 ABC/Yahoo!/WMUR New Hampshire Republican Primary Debate
Dec. 19, 2011 Gov. Rick Perry on the Death of Kim Jong Il
Dec. 7, 2011 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
Dec. 5, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Ambassador Gutman and the Obama Administration's Hostility Toward Israel
Dec. 1, 2011 Statement from Gov. Rick Perry Regarding Sanctions for Iran's Central Bank
Nov. 12, 2011 CBS "CBS News/National Journal Debate" - Transcript
Nov. 9, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Iran
Oct. 21, 2011 Statement from Gov. Rick Perry on Iraq
Oct. 20, 2011 Statement on the Death of Muammar el-Qaddafi
Oct. 18, 2011 CNN Western Republican Presidential Debate
Oct. 12, 2011 ABC News - Rick Perry Hits President Obama on Energy and Jobs
Oct. 3, 2011 Gov. Rick Perry Statement on Impending Execution of Pastor Youssef Nadarkhani
Sept. 22, 2011 Fox News-Google GOP Debate
Sept. 20, 2011 Gov. Perry's Remarks at Israel-Palestine Press Conference
Sept. 16, 2011 The Wall Street Journal - The U.S. Must Support Israel At the U.N.
Sept. 12, 2011 CNN "CNN-Tea Party Republican Debate" - Transcript
Aug. 23, 2011 Statement by Texas Gov. Rick Perry on VP Joe Biden's Comment Regarding China's One Child Policy
Aug. 18, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Syria
May 19, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on President Obama's Remarks Regarding the Middle East
May 3, 2011 Gov. Perry's Remarks at National Day of Prayer Breakfast
March 24, 2011 Gov. Perry: We Must Ensure More Victims Don't Fall Into the Trap of Human Trafficking
June 18, 2010 Gov. Perry Meets with U.S. Ambassador, Chinese Minister of Foreign Affairs
March 26, 2010 Gov. Perry Celebrates the Proud Service of the Texas Guard
Aug. 13, 2009 Gov. Perry Receives Defender of Jerusalem Award
July 23, 2009 Gov. Perry Visits U.S. Troops in Iraq and Afghanistan
Jan. 6, 2009 Gov. Perry Visits Texas Troops in Iraq
Sept. 25, 2007 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks Texas–Israel Chamber of Commerce
Sept. 7, 2007 Texas Governor Rick Perry's Remarks to the California Republican Convention- Transcript
June 21, 2007 Gov. Perry Signs Legislation Ordering State Divestment in Sudan
June 29, 2006 Remarks by Governor Rick Perry Delivered at the Veterans of Foreign Wars State Convention
Jan. 26, 2006 American Statesman - Perry Stirred by U.S. Work, Iraq's People, History
July 7, 2005 Gov. Perry Responds to London Bombings
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