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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: Senior Citizens

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 14, 2013 FOX "Your World with Cavuto" Transcript - Immigration and Budget
March 13, 2013 Statement About HB 10
Oct. 25, 2011 Gov. Rick Perry Unveils Plan to Cut Taxes and Spending, Balance the Budget and Grow the Economy
Sept. 22, 2011 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript
Sept. 12, 2011 CNN "CNN-Tea Party Republican Debate" - Transcript
Sept. 12, 2011 USA Today - I am Going to be Honest With the American People
Sept. 7, 2011 Republican Debate at the Reagan Presidential Library
June 17, 2011 Statements About SB 1285, SB 1286 and HB 3033
Nov. 21, 2010 FOX News "FOX News Sunday" - Transcript
Nov. 5, 2010 Texas Gov. Rick Perry: Let states opt out of Social Security
Dec. 2, 2008 The Wall Street Journal - Governors Against State Bailouts
March 12, 2007 Gov. Perry Orders Special Election on Property Tax Relief for Elderly and Disabled
Jan. 12, 2007 Perry Designates Property Tax Relief for Senior Citizens, Tax Rebates Emergency Items for Legislature
Oct. 12, 2006 Press Release - Perry Urges Texans Age 45 to 65 to Begin Planning for Long-Term Care
March 3, 2006 Gov. Perry: Texas Sues Federal Government Over Unfair Medicare Policy
April 1, 2005 Gov. Perry Issues Executive Order to Create Aging Texas Well Advisory Committee and Action Plan
May 19, 2004 Statement on HHSC Directive to Improve Adult Protective Services
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Reform Medicare and Medicaid to Improve Health Care
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Preserve Social Security for All Generations of Americans
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