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Rick Perry's Public Statements on Issue: Women

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
May 6, 2014 Gov. Perry Celebrates Texas Women's Hall of Fame 2014 Inductees
March 27, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry on Federal Court Ruling to Uphold Texas Law Protecting Life and Women's Health
Oct. 31, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on Appeals Court Lifting HB 2 Injunction
Oct. 28, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on Abortion Law Ruling
July 14, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript - Zimmerman Trial, Women's Health, and Immigration Reform
July 7, 2013 Fox News "Fox Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript - Women's Health
June 27, 2013 Gov. Perry Gives Remarks To the National Right To Life Convention
March 21, 2013 Governor and First Lady Honor Women Serving in the 83rd Legislature
Jan. 26, 2013 Gov. Perry: We Must Continue Working to Make Abortion a Thing of the Past
Jan. 21, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade Decision
Jan. 11, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on the Rejection of Planned Parenthood's Attempt to Derail Texas Women's Health Program
Dec. 31, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding the Denial of Planned Parenthood's Temporary Restraining Order
Dec. 11, 2012 Gov. Perry Announces Initiatives to Protect Life
Oct. 31, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at Women's Health Program Press Conference
Oct. 12, 2012 Gov. Perry and First Lady Honor Texas Women's Hall of Fame 2012 Inductees
Sept. 18, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at The Source for Women's Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Aug. 21, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry on the 5th Circuit's Decision to Vacate Preliminary Injunction Regarding Women's Health Program
March 15, 2012 Rick Perry on Obama Administration's Denial of Health Care to More Than 100,000 Texas Women
March 14, 2012 Texas Legislators Support Gov. Perry on Women's Health Program
March 8, 2012 Perry Pledges State Will Take Care of Texas Women If Obama Administration Ends Women's Health Program Funding, as Threatened
March 1, 2012 Obama Administration Placing Pro-Abortion Politics Over Women's Health
Dec. 12, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on CMS Decisions on Texas' Healthcare Waivers
April 26, 2011 Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Governor's Commission for Women Legislative Luncheon
March 7, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on House Passage of Sonogram Legislation
Feb. 17, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Senate Passage of Sonogram Legislation
Oct. 26, 2010 Gov. Perry: Strong Laws, Victim Support Essential to Fighting Sexual Assault
Oct. 6, 2010 Gov. Perry Speaks at the International Conference on Human Trafficking
Sept. 27, 2010 Gov. Perry Announces Steps to Increase Monitoring, Punishment of Sex Offenders
Sept. 27, 2010 Gov. Perry Announces Steps to Increase Monitoring, Punishment of Sex Offenders
Sept. 13, 2010 Gov. Perry and First Lady Anita Perry Honor 2010 Texas Women's Hall of Fame Inductees
March 26, 2010 Gov. Perry: Texas is Proud of Our Military Men and Women
March 19, 2010 Gov. Perry Presents Tim Cole's Family with Posthumous Pardon
March 1, 2010 Gov. Perry Grants Posthumous Pardon for Innocence to Tim Cole
Feb. 16, 2010 Governor's Commission for Women Seeking Nominations for Texas Women's Hall of Fame
Nov. 12, 2009 Gov. Perry Speaks at Texas Conference for Women
Oct. 16, 2008 Gov. Perry Addresses the 2008 Texas Conference for Women
March 25, 2008 Gov. Perry Grants $50,000 to Aid Family Violence Victims
May 8, 2007 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks Announcement of Decision Regarding HB 1098
March 27, 2007 Gov. Perry Signs Law Allowing Texans to Protect Themselves
Feb. 25, 2007 FOX Fox News Sunday-Transcript
Feb. 2, 2007 Gov. Perry Establishes HPV Vaccination Program for Young Women
April 5, 2005 Gov. Perry and Gov. Granholm Place Friendly Wager on NCAA Women's Basketball Championship Game
March 19, 2003 Statement of Governor Rick Perry on Start of Disarmament of Iraq
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Repeal Job-Killing Legislation
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