Governor James 'Rick' Richard Perry's Public Statements


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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4/15/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Strengthen Medicare Advantage 3/28/14 Statement by Gov. Perry on HHS Secretary Sebelius Visit to Texas 3/26/14 Statement by Gov. Perry on President Obama Extending Obamacare Enrollment Deadline 2/14/14 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding President Obama's Comments about Obamacare and Texas 9/13/13 Text of Gov. Perrys Announcement on the Center for Cell and Organ Biotechnology 9/09/13 Gov. Perry Gives Remarks on 10th Anniversary of Proposition 12 6/14/13 Gov. Perry Vetoes SB 504 6/14/13 Gov. Perry Vetoes SB 227 3/06/13 Column - Adding millions to Medicaid system isn't the solution 2/01/13 Gov. Perry Announces TETF Investments in Texas Companies Creating Therapies for Diabetes and Heart Failure 12/19/12 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst and Speaker Straus Call for Moratorium on CPRIT Grants Until Concerns at Agency are Addressed 10/26/12 Gov. Perry: Texas Can Become the Nation's Center for Regenerative Medicine 3/16/12 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Texas WHP Lawsuit 3/15/12 Rick Perry on Obama Administration's Denial of Health Care to More Than 100,000 Texas Women 3/14/12 Texas Legislators Support Gov. Perry on Women's Health Program 3/08/12 Perry Pledges State Will Take Care of Texas Women If Obama Administration Ends Women's Health Program Funding, as Threatened 3/01/12 Obama Administration Placing Pro-Abortion Politics Over Women's Health 1/08/12 Meet the Press/Facebook New Hampshire Republican Primary Debate 1/07/12 2012 ABC/Yahoo!/WMUR New Hampshire Republican Primary Debate 12/10/11 Full Transcript: ABC News Iowa Republican Debate 11/28/11 Gov. Perry Announces Creation of Institute for Applied Cancer Science at MD Anderson Cancer Center 11/09/11 CNBC "Republican Presidential Debate" - Transcript 10/18/11 CNN Western Republican Presidential Debate 10/11/11 Bloomberg/The Washington Post Republican Presidential Debate 10/06/11 Right Wing News - Interviewing Rick Perry On Illegal Immigration 9/22/11 Fox News-Google GOP Debate 9/22/11 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript 9/12/11 CNN "CNN-Tea Party Republican Debate" - Transcript 9/07/11 Republican Debate at the Reagan Presidential Library 8/12/11 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Federal Appeals Court Ruling on Obamacare 7/18/11 All Press Release Speech Editorial Appointment Proclamation Executive Order 82nd Session 81st Session Archive Gov. Perry: SB 7 Gives Texas Flexibility to Develop Our Own Solutions 7/18/11 Gov. Perry: SB 7 Gives Texas Flexibility to Develop Our Own Solutions 6/17/11 Gov. Perry Vetoes HB 335 6/17/11 Gov. Perry Vetoes SB 191 6/17/11 Statement About HB 680 4/28/11 Gov. Perry Announces TETF Investment in Speer Medical Devices 2/08/11 Gov. Perry: We Must Reform, Streamline State Government 2/07/11 Letter to The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius Secreatary U.S. Department of Health and Human Services 1/31/11 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Federal Judge Ruling Individual Mandate is Unconstitutional 1/19/11 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on U.S. House Repeal of Health Care Legislation 1/07/11 Letter to President Obama, Speaker Boehner, Senator Reid, Senator McConnell, Representative Pelosi and Secretary Sebelius: 12/13/10 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on U.S. District Court Ruling on Health Care Act 12/09/10 Health Reform Report - States Need Freedom to Solve Healthcare Challenges 12/03/10 Gov. Perry's Remarks at the ALEC 2010 States and Nation Policy Summit 12/03/10 The Texas Observer - Medicaid Withdrawal Idea Gets Spiked 11/22/10 The Wall Street Journal - Some States Weigh Unthinkable Option: Ending Medicaid 11/21/10 FOX News "FOX News Sunday" - Transcript 11/11/10 Perry Calls Dropping Medicaid "Good Idea" 11/07/10 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript 10/14/10 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Challenge to Federal Health Care Act