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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: National Security

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 2, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry on Ft. Hood Shooting
March 18, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry on National Guard Reductions
March 13, 2014 Gov. Perry Appeals Denial of Presidential Disaster Declaration for Winter Storms
Jan. 25, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Appeals FEMA Denial of Individual Assistance for Central Texans Affected by Floods
Dec. 13, 2013 Gov. Perry Requests Presidential Disaster Declaration for Central Texas Flood Damage
Dec. 5, 2013 Gov. Perry Issues Emergency Proclamation in Anticipation of Winter Storm
Sept. 13, 2013 Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Star of Texas Awards
Sept. 11, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on 12th Anniversary of 9/11
June 12, 2013 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on FEMA's Denial of Funds for West
May 31, 2013 Gov. Perry: Emergency Response Starts with Individual Preparedness
May 16, 2013 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on West Investigation Results
April 17, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on Incident in West
April 15, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on the Boston Marathon Tragedy
April 10, 2013 Gov. Perry Honors Troops at Center for Terrorism Law 10th Anniversary
June 18, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry on Center for Innovation in Advanced Development and Manufacturing Announcement
June 1, 2012 Gov. Perry Urges All Texans to Prepare for 2012 Hurricane Season
May 11, 2012 USAF Decision Puts Gulf Coast Lives in Danger
April 20, 2012 Governor Perry Renews Proclamation Extending Drought Emergency
April 11, 2012 Governor Perry: Keep Critical Disaster Recovery Air Assets in Texas
April 2, 2012 Remarks by Governor Perry - Texas' Emergency Response Team is Second to None
Jan. 7, 2012 2012 ABC/Yahoo!/WMUR New Hampshire Republican Primary Debate
Dec. 26, 2011 Gov. Rick Perry on Christmas Day Bombings in Nigeria
Dec. 14, 2011 Gov. Perry: Expanded Disaster Declaration Provides Much-Needed Relief for Communities Impacted by Wildfires
Nov. 22, 2011 CNN "CNN National Security Debate" - Transcript
Nov. 15, 2011 Gov. Perry Unveils "Uproot and Overhaul Washington" Plan
Nov. 12, 2011 CBS "CBS News/National Journal Debate" - Transcript
Sept. 30, 2011 Statement from Gov. Rick Perry on Death of al Qaida Leader Anwar al-Awlaki
Sept. 22, 2011 Fox News-Google GOP Debate
Sept. 20, 2011 Gov. Perry's Remarks at Israel-Palestine Press Conference
Sept. 12, 2011 CNN "CNN-Tea Party Republican Debate" - Transcript
Sept. 9, 2011 Gov. Perry Announces Emergency Hotel Voucher Program for Victims of Bastrop County Fire
Sept. 7, 2011 Statement from Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Bombing in India
Sept. 6, 2011 Texas Task Force 1 Deploys to Bastrop County
Sept. 6, 2011 Gov. Perry Takes Aerial Tour of Wildfire Damage in Central Texas
Sept. 5, 2011 Gov. Perry's Remarks Regarding Wildfires in Bastrop County
Sept. 5, 2011 Gov. Perry: All Necessary State Resources Made Available to Protect Lives, Property
Sept. 5, 2011 Gov. Perry: All Necessary State Resources Made Available to Protect Lives, Property
Sept. 1, 2011 Gov. Perry Urges Caution This Holiday Weekend as Wildfire Conditions Persist
Aug. 29, 2011 Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Veterans of Foreign Wars 112th National Convention
July 1, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Disaster Request Approval
June 23, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry Regarding TSA Policy Change
June 22, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry Regarding TWIA Bill
June 11, 2011 Gov. Perry Again Renews State Disaster Proclamation Due to Ongoing Wildfire Threat
June 6, 2011 Gov. Perry Declares August 6th Day of Prayer and Fasting for Our Nation's Challenges
May 26, 2011 Gov. Perry Appeals Denial of Major Disaster Declaration for Wildfires
May 13, 2011 Gov. Perry Again Renews State Disaster Proclamation Due to Ongoing Wildfire Threat
April 17, 2011 Gov. Perry Requests Major Disaster Declaration as Extreme Wildfire Danger Continues
April 12, 2011 Gov. Perry Tours Areas Devastated by Wildfires
April 12, 2011 Gov. Perry Tours Areas Devastated by Wildfires
April 10, 2011 State Resources Pre-deploying in Response to Extreme Wildfire Threat
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