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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: Health and Health Care

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
April 15, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Strengthen Medicare Advantage
March 28, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry on HHS Secretary Sebelius Visit to Texas
March 26, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry on President Obama Extending Obamacare Enrollment Deadline
Feb. 14, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding President Obama's Comments about Obamacare and Texas
Sept. 13, 2013 Text of Gov. Perrys Announcement on the Center for Cell and Organ Biotechnology
Sept. 9, 2013 Gov. Perry Gives Remarks on 10th Anniversary of Proposition 12
June 14, 2013 Gov. Perry Vetoes SB 504
June 14, 2013 Gov. Perry Vetoes SB 227
March 6, 2013 Column - Adding millions to Medicaid system isn't the solution
Feb. 1, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces TETF Investments in Texas Companies Creating Therapies for Diabetes and Heart Failure
Dec. 19, 2012 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst and Speaker Straus Call for Moratorium on CPRIT Grants Until Concerns at Agency are Addressed
Oct. 26, 2012 Gov. Perry: Texas Can Become the Nation's Center for Regenerative Medicine
March 16, 2012 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Texas WHP Lawsuit
March 15, 2012 Rick Perry on Obama Administration's Denial of Health Care to More Than 100,000 Texas Women
March 14, 2012 Texas Legislators Support Gov. Perry on Women's Health Program
March 8, 2012 Perry Pledges State Will Take Care of Texas Women If Obama Administration Ends Women's Health Program Funding, as Threatened
March 1, 2012 Obama Administration Placing Pro-Abortion Politics Over Women's Health
Jan. 8, 2012 Meet the Press/Facebook New Hampshire Republican Primary Debate
Jan. 7, 2012 2012 ABC/Yahoo!/WMUR New Hampshire Republican Primary Debate
Dec. 10, 2011 Full Transcript: ABC News Iowa Republican Debate
Nov. 28, 2011 Gov. Perry Announces Creation of Institute for Applied Cancer Science at MD Anderson Cancer Center
Nov. 9, 2011 CNBC "Republican Presidential Debate" - Transcript
Oct. 18, 2011 CNN Western Republican Presidential Debate
Oct. 11, 2011 Bloomberg/The Washington Post Republican Presidential Debate
Oct. 6, 2011 Right Wing News - Interviewing Rick Perry On Illegal Immigration
Sept. 22, 2011 Fox News-Google GOP Debate
Sept. 22, 2011 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript
Sept. 12, 2011 CNN "CNN-Tea Party Republican Debate" - Transcript
Sept. 7, 2011 Republican Debate at the Reagan Presidential Library
Aug. 12, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Federal Appeals Court Ruling on Obamacare
July 18, 2011 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
July 18, 2011 Gov. Perry: SB 7 Gives Texas Flexibility to Develop Our Own Solutions
June 17, 2011 Gov. Perry Vetoes HB 335
June 17, 2011 Gov. Perry Vetoes SB 191
June 17, 2011 Statement About HB 680
April 28, 2011 Gov. Perry Announces TETF Investment in Speer Medical Devices
Feb. 8, 2011 Gov. Perry: We Must Reform, Streamline State Government
Feb. 7, 2011 Letter to The Honorable Kathleen Sebelius Secreatary U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Jan. 31, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Federal Judge Ruling Individual Mandate is Unconstitutional
Jan. 19, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on U.S. House Repeal of Health Care Legislation
Jan. 7, 2011 Letter to President Obama, Speaker Boehner, Senator Reid, Senator McConnell, Representative Pelosi and Secretary Sebelius:
Dec. 13, 2010 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on U.S. District Court Ruling on Health Care Act
Dec. 9, 2010 Health Reform Report - States Need Freedom to Solve Healthcare Challenges
Dec. 3, 2010 Gov. Perry's Remarks at the ALEC 2010 States and Nation Policy Summit
Dec. 3, 2010 The Texas Observer - Medicaid Withdrawal Idea Gets Spiked
Nov. 22, 2010 The Wall Street Journal - Some States Weigh Unthinkable Option: Ending Medicaid
Nov. 21, 2010 FOX News "FOX News Sunday" - Transcript
Nov. 11, 2010 Perry Calls Dropping Medicaid "Good Idea"
Nov. 7, 2010 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript
Oct. 14, 2010 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Challenge to Federal Health Care Act
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