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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
July 19, 2011 Legislative Accomplishments Keep Texas on Path to Prosperity
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 3, 2011 Gov. Perry Adds TWIA to Special Session Call
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
Dec. 2, 2010 Gov. Perry Presents Honorary Texas Ranger Designations to Chuck Norris and Aaron Norris
Nov. 5, 2010 Statement by Gov. Perry on the Anniversary of the Fort Hood Attacks
Oct. 25, 2010 Gov. Perry Announces Capture of Another Top 10 Fugitive
Aug. 23, 2010 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Bullets from Juarez Striking El Paso Building
Aug. 10, 2010 Gov. Perry: Border Sheriffs are Our First Line of Defense
July 20, 2010 Governor Perry Speaks at the Houston Firefighters' Relief and Retirement Fund Retiree Barbecue
July 17, 2010 Texas Governor Rick Perry On Arizona Immigration Lawsuit
March 26, 2010 Gov. Perry Celebrates the Proud Service of the Texas Guard
Nov. 11, 2009 Gov. Perry Speaks at Sergeant Worswick's House Dedication
Nov. 8, 2009 Gov. Perry Speaks At Community Prayer Gathering: Killen
May 7, 2009 Gov. Perry: Washington Penalizes Texas for Protecting Communities from Ike
April 16, 2009 Gov. Perry Signs First Bill of the 81st Legislative Session
April 10, 2009 Gov. Perry Calls on FEMA to Assist the State in Fighting Wildfires
April 10, 2009 Gov. Perry Calls on FEMA to Assist the State in Fighting Wildfires
April 8, 2009 Gov. Perry Touts Texas Approach to Disaster Management
Jan. 16, 2009 Gov. Perry Addresses Commission for Hurricane Recovery
Jan. 2, 2009 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Ongoing Conflict in Gaza
Dec. 19, 2008 Gov. Perry Appeals FEMA Denial for Federal Assistance for Ike Recovery
Dec. 9, 2008 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on DPS Driver License Rule Changes
Dec. 5, 2008 Gov. Perry Requests Funding to Expedite Temporary Housing for Ike Victims
Oct. 21, 2008 Gov. Perry Requests Extension for Federal Assistance for Ike Recovery
Oct. 21, 2008 Gov. Perry Remarks to the Dallas Regional Chamber
Oct. 16, 2008 Gov. Perry Addresses the Texas Chemical Council
Oct. 15, 2008 Gov. Perry Addresses the Greater Houston Partnership
Sept. 24, 2008 Gov. Perry Joins HUD, FEMA to Launch Rental Assistance Program
Sept. 24, 2008 Gov. Perry Announces HUD Disaster Housing Assistance Program
Sept. 23, 2008 Gov. Perry Requests Transitional Housing For Hurricane Ike Victims
Sept. 22, 2008 Gov. Perry Unveils PSA to Promote Texas Disaster Relief Fund
Sept. 17, 2008 Gov. Perry: Texas Continues Progress Toward Restoration
Sept. 15, 2008 Fox News "Fox & Friends" - Transcript
Sept. 15, 2008 Gov. Perry Visits Communities Impacted By Ike
Sept. 14, 2008 Gov. Perry: We Will Rebuild and Restore
Sept. 13, 2008 Gov. Perry: Rescue Operations Underway in the Wake of Hurricane Ike
Sept. 11, 2008 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks: Statewide Preparations for Hurricane Ike
Sept. 10, 2008 Gov. Perry Directs Flags be Lowered in Observance of Patriot Day
Sept. 1, 2008 Gov. Perry, President Bush Visit State Operations Center and Alamo Regional Command
Aug. 5, 2008 Texas Responds to Tropical Storm Edouard
July 31, 2008 Gov. Perry Makes Second Appeal to FEMA for Assistance for Texans Affected by Hurricane Dolly
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