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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Issue Position: Health Care and Tort Reform 7/30/14 Gov. Perry Launches PSA to Assist Texas Veterans with VA Health Care 7/29/14 ICYMI: TETF Awardee Visualase Acquired by Medtronic 7/11/14 FOX News "Hannity" - Transcript: Veterans Affairs Scandal 7/10/14 Texas Clear Winner in Red State-Blue State Comparison 6/30/14 Statement by Gov. Perry on Hobby Lobby Ruling 6/18/14 Texas Moving Forward on Assisting Veterans 6/12/14 Gov. Perry Helps Break Ground on Mental Health Facility at Ft. Hood 6/03/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Allow States to Help Reform Federal VA Facilities 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 6/18/12 Statement by Gov. Perry on Center for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing Announcement 3/15/12 Rick Perry on Obama Administration's Denial of Health Care to More Than 100,000 Texas Women 3/01/12 Obama Administration Placing Pro-Abortion Politics Over Women's Health 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 10/11/11 Bloomberg/The Washington Post Republican Presidential Debate 9/22/11 Fox News-Google GOP Debate 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 6/17/11 Gov. Perry Vetoes SB 191 6/17/11 Statement About HB 680 6/17/11 Gov. Perry Vetoes HB 335 6/14/11 - Texas Gov. Perry Slams Obama on Abortion, Tests Presidential Waters 4/28/11 Gov. Perry Announces TETF Investment in Speer Medical Devices 2/09/11 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Virginia and Florida Health Care Lawsuits 1/31/11 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Federal Judge Ruling Individual Mandate is Unconstitutional 1/07/11 Letter to President Obama, Speaker Boehner, Senator Reid, Senator McConnell, Representative Pelosi and Secretary Sebelius: 12/09/10 Health Reform Report - States Need Freedom to Solve Healthcare Challenges 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 9/30/10 Gov. Perry Announces $2.9 Million TETF Investments in Three Houston Companies 9/28/10 Gov. Perry Announces $9.2 Million in TETF Investments in Three Companies 7/30/10 Gov. Perry Speaks at the Operation Lone Star 2010 VIP Day 5/19/10 Gov. Perry: Great Institutions Join Forces to Fight Cancer 4/30/10 Gov. Perry Announces Decision on Temporary High-Risk Pool 4/22/10 Gov. Perry Emphasizes Importance of Nurse Training Programs in Texas 4/08/10 Op-Ed: Health Care Fight Isn't Over 3/25/10 Gov. Perry Announces $1.75 in Grants for Veterans' Mental Health Services: Addresses Wounded Warrior Riders