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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
May 16, 2006 Gov. Perry Praises School Finance Reform Victory
May 12, 2006 Gov. Rick Perry Expands Special Session Call
May 12, 2006 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry on House Concurrence in Senate Changes to HB 1
May 5, 2006 Text of Letter from Gov. Schwarzenegger to Congress Requesting Continued Funding for the C-17 Globemaster
May 2, 2006 Gov. Perry Launches Largest Hurricane Exercise in State History
April 25, 2006 Gov. Rick Perry Commends the House for Bi-Partisan Action
April 19, 2006 Major Healthcare Groups Announce Support for Perry-Sharp Plan
April 18, 2006 Leading Hispanic Business Group Endorses Tax Plan
April 17, 2006 Gov. Perry: Our Mission is Clear, Texans Want Property Tax Relief Now
April 13, 2006 Gov. Perry Welcomes Samsung Expansion in Austin
April 11, 2006 Texas' Leading Business Group Endorses Tax Plan
April 6, 2006 Perry–Sharp Tax Reform and Relief Plan
April 6, 2006 Perry: Representatives of 3 Million Texans Endorse Tax Reform, Relief
April 5, 2006 Greater Houston Partnership Supports Perry-Sharp School Finance and Property Tax Cut Plan
April 3, 2006 Gov. Perry: State and Local Officials Best in Responding to Disaster
March 29, 2006 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks from Press Conference to Announce Recommendations of the Texas Tax Reform Commission
March 29, 2006 Perry Praises Plan for Record Property Tax Cuts
March 28, 2006 Perry Kicks Off Gulf of Mexico Summit
March 23, 2006 Gov. Perry: Texas Must Continue to Lead in Education Reform
March 22, 2006 Gov. Perry Hosts Lubbock Small Business Summit
March 21, 2006 Gov. Perry Issues Executive Order on Hurricane Evacuation Procedures
March 21, 2006 Gov. Perry: Cut Property Taxes and Reform Tax Structure
March 17, 2006 Proclamation - State of Disaster
March 17, 2006 Gov. Perry Announces Special Session of Legislature
March 16, 2006 Perry Tours Panhandle Devastation as Texas Continues Wildfire Fight
March 15, 2006 Texas Firefighters Continue Efforts in Panhandle
March 14, 2006 Texas Continues to Battle Panhandle Wildfires
March 14, 2006 Perry Announces Two Texas Regions to Compete for FutureGen Project
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 Written Testimony Before the United States Senate Appropriations Committee On Gulf Coast Hurricane Recovery
March 7, 2006 Gov. Perry to U.S. Senate: Provide Texas with Promised Hurricane Aid
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 Gov. Perry Launches State-Led Border Security Operation
Feb. 9, 2006 Statement on Efforts of The U.T. Regents to Improve Graduation Rates
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 Perry, Dewhurst, Hutchison and Cornyn: HUD Shortchanges Texas On Hurricane Relief Funds
Jan. 26, 2006 Statement on Comptroller's Announcement of Audit
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
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