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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: Housing and Property

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
Dec. 13, 2013 Gov. Perry Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration for Central Texas Flood Damage
Nov. 22, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces SBA Assistance for Central Texas Counties Affected by Floods
Oct. 19, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Houston Realty Business Coalition Monthly Breakfast
April 5, 2012 Governor Perry Issues Disaster Declaration for Three Counties in North Texas
Aug. 18, 2011 Perry: Proposed Federal Building Codes Will Hurt Job Creation, Home Prices, Homebuilders and Homeowners
June 17, 2011 Gov. Perry Vetoes HB 1429
June 17, 2011 Gov. Perry Vetoes HB 990
June 17, 2011 Gov. Perry Vetoes HB 1768
May 23, 2011 Gov. Perry: The Dream of Property Ownership is Secure in Texas
April 13, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Passage of Senate Bill 18
March 31, 2011 Gov. Perry: Land Ownership is Part of the American Dream and Must Be Protected
March 31, 2011 Gov. Perry: Land Ownership is Part of the American Dream and Must Be Protected
Feb. 25, 2011 State Resources Pre-deploying in Response to Extreme Wildfire Threat
Feb. 9, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Senate Passage of Eminent Domain Legislation
Jan. 11, 2011 Gov. Perry Designates Eminent Domain, Sanctuary Cities as Emergency Items
March 8, 2010 In Case You Missed It: Forbes: If One State is a Poster Child for Economic Recovery, It's Texas
Dec. 29, 2009 New Laws to Improve Appraisal Process Take Effect January 1
Nov. 13, 2009 Gov. Perry: Washington Again Shortchanges Texas Communities on Disaster Funds
July 9, 2009 Gov. Perry Ceremonially Signs House Bills 8 and 3613
June 23, 2009 Gov. Perry Signs Legislation to Reform TWIA
June 19, 2009 Gov. Perry Signs House Bills 4409 and 4586
May 4, 2009 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding Senate Passage of Eminent Domain Legislation
Feb. 24, 2009 Gov. Perry Addresses the Texas Association of Realtors
Sept. 15, 2008 Gov. Perry Visits Communities Impacted By Ike
Aug. 31, 2008 Update on State Efforts in Preparation for Hurricane Gustav
Aug. 28, 2008 Gov. Perry Issues Disaster Declaration in Anticipation of Tropical Storm Gustav's Impact on Texas Communities
Aug. 4, 2008 Gov. Perry Issues Disaster Declaration in Anticipation of Tropical Storm Edouard Impact on Texas Communities
July 23, 2008 Gov. Perry Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration
March 12, 2007 Gov. Perry Orders Special Election on Property Tax Relief for Elderly and Disabled
Feb. 23, 2007 Gov. Rick Perry Signs SCR 20
Jan. 23, 2007 Perry Praises Appraisal Reform Plan
Oct. 16, 2006 Press Release - Task Force on Appraisal Reform to Hold Hearings in Harlingen, Corpus Christi
Sept. 13, 2006 Perry: Deal Is Reached in Principle on Eagle Mountain Lake
Aug. 21, 2006 Perry Creates Texas Task Force on Appraisal Reform
June 30, 2006 Perry Announces $255 Million to Help Rita Victims, Texas Families Own Homes
Nov. 29, 2005 Proclamation - Special Election
Nov. 23, 2005 Proclamation - Certifies Constitutional Amendment Election
Sept. 20, 2005 Proclamation - Suspension of State and Local Hotel and Motel Taxes
Sept. 2, 2005 Proclamation - Suspends Collection of State and Local Hotel and Motel Taxes
July 20, 2005 Proclamation - Special Session
Aug. 8, 2003 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry Regarding Homeowners Insurance Rate Reductions
American Family Business Institute: Death Tax Repeal Pledge
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