Governor James 'Rick' Richard Perry's Public Statements


Full Name: James 'Rick' Richard Perry
Current Office: Governor, 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
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Susan B. Anthony List: 2012 Pro-life Presidential Leadership Pledge Issue Position: Health Care and Tort Reform National Organization for Marriage: Marriage Pledge Issue Position: Property Rights Issue Position: Public and Higher Education Issue Position: Economic Development in Texas Issue Position: Border Security Issue Position: Pro-Life Issue Position: Criminal Justice Issue Position: Fiscal Conservative Issue Position: 10th Amendment Issue Position: Transportation Issue Position: Environment and Natural Resources Issue Position: Property Rights 7/24/14 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investments Bringing New Charles Schwab Facility to El Paso and Deepening Company's Roots in Austin 7/23/14 FOX News "Hannity" - Transcript: Immigration 7/21/14 Gov. Perry Deploys Texas National Guard Troops to Border 7/18/14 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment for Omnitracs Headquarters Relocation 7/13/14 FOX News "FOX News Sunday" - Transcript: Border Crisis 7/11/14 Isolationist Policies Make the Threat of Terrorism Even Greater 7/11/14 FOX News "Hannity" - Transcript: Veterans Affairs Scandal 7/11/14 Securing the Border Must be Top Priority 7/11/14 Statement by Gov. Perry in Support of Israel 7/10/14 Texas Clear Winner in Red State-Blue State Comparison 7/09/14 FOX News "Hannity" - Transcript: Border Crisis 7/09/14 Gov. Perry Presses President Obama to Immediately Secure Southern Border 7/08/14 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment to Help Schneider Electric Expand and Add Jobs in El Paso 7/04/14 Statement by Governor Perry on Independence Day 7/03/14 Barletta & Gov. Perry Agree: Gov't Not "Forthright" About Children at Border Crisis 7/03/14 Aided by $8.6 Million TEF Grant, Active Network Relocates Company Headquarters to Dallas 7/03/14 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee - Border Crisis 6/30/14 Statement by Gov. Perry on Hobby Lobby Ruling 6/27/14 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment Expanding Maverick Arms Manufacturing in Eagle Pass 6/27/14 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment Expanding Maverick Arms Manufacturing in Eagle Pass 6/26/14 Statement by Gov. Perry on U.S. House Homeland Security Committee Hearing Scheduled for July 3 in McAllen 6/25/14 Op-Ed: The Human Cost of Failed Border Policies 6/23/14 Gov. Perry Tours Facility Housing Detainees, Reaffirms Commitment to Securing Border 6/20/14 Perry on May Jobs Numbers: "Texas Job Machine Firing On All Cylinders" 6/20/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Unaccompanied Children at the Border 6/19/14 FOX "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript: Taliban Deal 6/19/14 In Case You Missed It: ZS Pharma Launches Successful IPO 6/18/14 Texas Moving Forward on Assisting Veterans 6/18/14 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst and Speaker Straus Direct DPS to Immediately Begin Law Enforcement Surge Operations Along Texas-Mexico Border 6/17/14 FOX "Sean Hannity" - Transcript: "Southern Border Surge a 'National Disaster' 6/16/14 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Pursue Reasonable Energy Policy 6/12/14 Gov. Perry Helps Break Ground on Mental Health Facility at Ft. Hood 6/09/14 OC Register - Rick Perry: Texas a Haven for Those Seeking Freedom 6/06/14 Governor Rick Scott and Governor Rick Perry Announce Friendly Wager for the NBA Finals 6/06/14 Gov. Perry Kicks off Austin X Games, Presents First Medals 6/06/14 Statement by Governor Perry on D-Day Anniversary