Governor James 'Rick' Richard Perry's Public Statements

Biographical

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: Border Security 7/13/14 FOX News "FOX News Sunday" - Transcript: Border Crisis 7/11/14 Securing the Border Must be Top Priority 7/09/14 Gov. Perry Presses President Obama to Immediately Secure Southern Border 7/09/14 FOX News "Hannity" - Transcript: Border Crisis 7/03/14 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee - Border Crisis 7/03/14 Barletta & Gov. Perry Agree: Gov't Not "Forthright" About Children at Border Crisis 6/26/14 Statement by Gov. Perry on U.S. House Homeland Security Committee Hearing Scheduled for July 3 in McAllen 6/25/14 Op-Ed: The Human Cost of Failed Border Policies 6/23/14 Gov. Perry Tours Facility Housing Detainees, Reaffirms Commitment to Securing Border 6/20/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Unaccompanied Children at the Border 6/19/14 FOX "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript: Taliban Deal 6/18/14 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst and Speaker Straus Direct DPS to Immediately Begin Law Enforcement Surge Operations Along Texas-Mexico Border 6/17/14 FOX "Sean Hannity" - Transcript: "Southern Border Surge a 'National Disaster' 4/24/14 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Private Property Rights, Promoting a Favorable Business Climate, and Immigration 7/14/13 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript - Zimmerman Trial, Women's Health, and Immigration Reform 4/05/13 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Guns and Immigration 3/05/13 FOX "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript: Immigration and Spending 3/04/13 Letter to Director of ICE John T. Morton - Release of Detained Immigrants 6/25/12 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding SCOTUS Decision on Arizona Law 6/15/12 Statement by Gov. Perry on Obama Administration's Immigration Announcement 5/08/12 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript: 1/16/12 Gov. Rick Perry Calls for An End to Obama's War on the States, Promotes Low Flat Tax, Overhaul of Washington Bureaucracy and Investment in American Jobs 12/12/11 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Obama Administration's Decision to Slash Number of National Guard troops at U.S.-Mexico Border 12/07/11 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript 11/29/11 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript 11/28/11 Citing Strong Criminal Justice and Border Security Record, Sheriff Joe Arpaio Endorses Gov. Rick Perry for President 11/10/11 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript 11/03/11 The Washington Times - When I am President … 11/02/11 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript 10/30/11 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript 10/18/11 CNN Western Republican Presidential Debate 10/06/11 Right Wing News - Interviewing Rick Perry On Illegal Immigration 9/25/11 Tea Party Brew - Cleaning Up Washington's Mess 9/22/11 Fox News-Google GOP Debate 9/12/11 CNN "CNN-Tea Party Republican Debate" - Transcript 9/07/11 Republican Debate at the Reagan Presidential Library 7/25/11 US News and World Report - Rick Perry Stands By Texas DREAM Act 7/18/11 Gov. Perry Speaks at Texas Municipal Police Association's Annual Conference 6/28/11 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry Regarding Sanctuary City Legislation 6/07/11 Gov. Perry Adds Sanctuary Cities to Special Session Call 2/08/11 Gov. Perry: We Must Reform, Streamline State Government 1/18/11 Gov. Perry: This Century is the Texas Century 10/06/10 Gov. Perry Speaks at the International Conference on Human Trafficking 8/21/10 Gov. Rick Perry Speaks at the 132nd National Guard Association of the United States General Convention 8/19/10 Gov. Perry Calls for Increased Penalties for Human Traffickers 8/09/10 Gov. Perry: Warning Signs Along Border Must be Heeded by Washington 7/17/10 Texas Governor Rick Perry On Arizona Immigration Lawsuit 7/13/10 FOX "Your World with Neil Cavuto" - Transcript 6/28/10 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding the Obama Administration's National Guard Deployment Plan for the Southwest Border