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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: Science

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
Sept. 13, 2013 Text of Gov. Perrys Announcement on the Center for Cell and Organ Biotechnology
May 20, 2013 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Creation of Texas Tech Health Sciences Center at El Paso
March 28, 2013 New Study Highlights Texas as Leader in Clinical Trials
March 26, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces Major Biopharmaceutical Partnership
March 26, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces Major Biopharmaceutical Partnership
Dec. 19, 2012 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst and Speaker Straus Call for Moratorium on CPRIT Grants Until Concerns at Agency are Addressed
Nov. 27, 2012 Gov. Perry Keynotes Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce State of the State Luncheon
Oct. 26, 2012 Gov. Perry: Texas Can Become the Nation's Center for Regenerative Medicine
Sept. 7, 2012 Gov. Perry Touts Texas' Competitiveness, Encourages Investment and Trade with Texas at Ambrosetti Speech
June 19, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at BIO International Convention
Feb. 17, 2012 Perry Touts Public-Private Aerospace Collaboration to Save Texas Talent
July 21, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Final Landing of Shuttle Atlantis
Jan. 22, 2011 Gov. Perry Adds Sonogram Requirement to Emergency Items for Legislative Session
Sept. 13, 2010 Gov. Perry: Texas' Biotechnology Industry is Leading to Life Saving Ideas
June 10, 2010 Gov. Perry Announces TETF Investment in Savara Inc.
Feb. 12, 2010 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry Regarding Army's Decision Not to Award FMTV Contract to BAE Systems
Dec. 3, 2009 Gov. Perry: The Future of Innovation and Technology is in Texas
Sept. 26, 2008 Gov. Perry Joins Baylor Healthcare System in Announcing New Cancer Center
July 16, 2008 Gov. Perry Invites Video Game Companies to Choose Texas
May 9, 2008 State Leaders Announce Emerging Technology Fund Investment in Trauma Care Research
Nov. 2, 2007 Gov. Perry Announces $7.5 Million TEF Grant to Scott & White
Sept. 27, 2006 Perry Announces 2 Nanotechnology Initiatives
June 20, 2006 Gov. Perry Breaks Ground for Texas Institute for Genomic Medicine
July 16, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces Grant to Help Create Institute for Genomic Medicine
Feb. 23, 2005 Gov. Perry Highlights Need for Emerging Technology Fund
Feb. 1, 2003 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks Regarding Space Shuttle Columbia Tragedy
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