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Rick Perry's Public Statements

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
March 15, 2006 Texas Firefighters Continue Efforts in Panhandle
March 14, 2006 Perry Announces Two Texas Regions to Compete for FutureGen Project
March 14, 2006 Texas Continues to Battle Panhandle Wildfires
March 13, 2006 Texas Responds to Deadly Panhandle Wildfires
March 9, 2006 Gov. Perry Launches $4 Million Mentoring Program for At-Risk Youth
March 7, 2006 Gov. Perry to U.S. Senate: Provide Texas with Promised Hurricane Aid
March 7, 2006 Written Testimony Before the United States Senate Appropriations Committee On Gulf Coast Hurricane Recovery
March 3, 2006 Gov. Perry: Texas Sues Federal Government Over Unfair Medicare Policy
March 2, 2006 Texas Named Top State in the Nation Again for Job Creation
Feb. 21, 2006 Statement About Comptroller's Erroneous Claims on Education Spending
Feb. 21, 2006 Gov. Perry: Texas Can Be Proud of Educational Gains
Feb. 20, 2006 Task Force on Hurricane Evacuations Issues Report to Gov. Perry
Feb. 16, 2006 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry on Health Care Funding Decision
Feb. 15, 2006 Gov. Perry Announces High-Speed Internet Headed to Rural Texas
Feb. 15, 2006 Operation Rio Grande
Feb. 14, 2006 Gov. Perry Launches the Third Annual Texas Round-Up
Feb. 9, 2006 Statement on Efforts of The U.T. Regents to Improve Graduation Rates
Feb. 9, 2006 Gov. Perry Launches State-Led Border Security Operation
Feb. 8, 2006 Gov. Perry: Legislature Must Focus on Reforming Property Tax System
Feb. 3, 2006 Governor Pataki Joins Nation's Governors in Calling for Reconsideration of National Guard Reduction
Jan. 31, 2006 Statement on the Life and Legacy of Coretta Scott King
Jan. 26, 2006 Statement on Comptroller's Announcement of Audit
Jan. 26, 2006 Perry, Dewhurst, Hutchison and Cornyn: HUD Shortchanges Texas On Hurricane Relief Funds
Jan. 26, 2006 American Statesman - Perry Stirred by U.S. Work, Iraq's People, History
Jan. 18, 2006 Proclamation - Disaster Due to Severe Drought Conditions
Jan. 11, 2006 President Approves Gov. Perry's Disaster Declaration
Jan. 10, 2006 Executive Order - Relating to Disaster Recovery
Jan. 5, 2006 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry on the University of Texas' National Championship Victory
Jan. 3, 2006 Governor Perry Requests Federal Assistance for Fire-ravaged Counties
Jan. 2, 2006 Texas Continues to Fight Wildfires From the Ground and Air
Dec. 30, 2005 Gov. Rick Perry Places Friendly Rose Bowl Wager with Gov. Schwarzenegger
Dec. 27, 2005 Gov. Rick Perry Orders Response to Texas Wildfires
Dec. 20, 2005 Gov. Rick Perry Grants Two Pardons for Innocence
Dec. 17, 2005 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks – At Texas A & M University December 2005 Commencement
Dec. 16, 2005 Gov. Perry Issues Executive Order to Enhance College Readiness Efforts
Dec. 15, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces $71 Million Initiative to Boost Math, Science Education
Dec. 12, 2005 Statement of Governor Rick Perry On the Supreme Court's Review of Texas Redistricting
Dec. 8, 2005 Texas Plan for Transitioning Katrina Evacuees Approved
Dec. 8, 2005 Perry Announces Plan to Accelerate Interstate 69
Dec. 6, 2005 Gov. Perry Hosts Small Business Summit in Tyler
Dec. 2, 2005 Governor Orders Response to Texas Wildfires
Dec. 1, 2005 Proclamation - Renews the Disaster Proclamation for Hurricane Rita
Nov. 30, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces Hilmar Cheese Company to Open Factory in Dalhart
Nov. 30, 2005 Gov. Perry to Host Tyler Small Business Summit
Nov. 29, 2005 Proclamation - Special Election
Nov. 23, 2005 Proclamation - Certifies Constitutional Amendment Election
Nov. 17, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces SBC to Invest Additional $800 Million in Texas
Nov. 16, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces T-Mobile Will Create 850 New Jobs in Frisco
Nov. 15, 2005 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry on FEMA Decision To Cut Housing Funding to Katrina Victims
Nov. 11, 2005 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks on Veterans Day at Paris Junior College
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