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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
Sept. 9, 2005 Governors Taft and Perry Encourage Ohio State and Texas Supporters to also Support Hurricane Relief Efforts
Sept. 7, 2005 Perry Signs Telecommunications Reform Bill
Sept. 5, 2005 Gov. Perry Orders Health Commissioner to Develop Statewide Plan to Meet Short-term and Long-term Health Needs of Evacuees
Sept. 4, 2005 Texas Starts Airlift of Evacuees from Houston, Dallas, San Antonio to Other States
Sept. 3, 2005 Summary of Key State of Texas Actions in Response to Hurricane Katrina
Sept. 3, 2005 How Texans Can Direct Their Compassion
Sept. 2, 2005 Proclamation - Suspends Collection of State and Local Hotel and Motel Taxes
Sept. 1, 2005 Proclamation by the Governor of the State of Texas - Emergency Diaster and Conditions
Sept. 1, 2005 Gov. Perry Asks for Federal Emergency Assistance; Issues Disaster Declaration for Texas
Aug. 31, 2005 Gov. Perry Signs New Law Protecting Property Rights
Aug. 31, 2005 CNN "Lou Dobbs Tonight"- Transcript
Aug. 31, 2005 Texas to House Louisiana Refugees in Astrodome
Aug. 26, 2005 Gov. Perry Hosts Small Business Summit in San Antonio
Aug. 24, 2005 Gov. Perry Names Don Willett to Texas Supreme Court
Aug. 24, 2005 Gov. Perry Appoints Waldrop as Justice of the Third Court of Appeals of Texas
Aug. 22, 2005 Gov. Perry Orders More Money to Classrooms, More Taxpayer Accountability
Aug. 22, 2005 Executive Order RP47 - Relating to a Comprehensive Financial Accountability and Reporting System to Ensure Transparency and Fiscal Efficiency in .....
Aug. 19, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces Emerging Technology Fund Advisory Committee
Aug. 19, 2005 Gov. Perry Orders $295 Million for Textbooks, Higher Minimum Pay for Teachers
Aug. 17, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces Ellington Field to Receive New Predator Squadron
Aug. 16, 2005 Gov. Perry Applauds Legislature for Protecting Private Property Rights
Aug. 10, 2005 Letter to Shirley J. Neeley, Ed.D, Education Commissioner
Aug. 9, 2005 Governor Perry Signs Education Budget; Adds Eminent Domain to Special Session Call
Aug. 8, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces $365 Million Package to Bring Navy Master Jet Base to South Texas
Aug. 2, 2005 Gov. Perry Praises Toyota Decision to Increase Capacity of Plant
Aug. 1, 2005 Gov. Perry Signs Bill to Increase Clean Energy Production
July 21, 2005 Proclamation - Adds Judicial Pay to Call for Special Session
July 20, 2005 Proclamation - Special Session
July 20, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces Special Session for July 21st
July 20, 2005 Proclamation - Adds Telecom to Call for Special Session
July 20, 2005 Proclamation - Adds Education to Call for Special Session
July 19, 2005 Proclamation - ADA Awareness Day
July 16, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces Grant to Help Create Institute for Genomic Medicine
July 15, 2005 Big Tobacco Once Again Tries to Snuff Out Property Tax Cut
July 15, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces $25.9 Million Distributed from Victims of Crime Act Funds
July 12, 2005 Gov. Perry Opens Call to Telecom, Renewable Energy Issues
July 11, 2005 Gov. Perry Opens Session Call to Tuition Revenue Bonds, Judicial Pay Raise Issues
July 8, 2005 Gov. Perry Ceremonially Signs Law to Help Protect Peace Officer Integrity
July 8, 2005 Gov. Perry Expands Call of Special Session to Protect Private Property Rights
July 7, 2005 Gov. Perry Responds to London Bombings
July 7, 2005 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on House Passage of HB3
July 1, 2005 Gov. Perry Discusses Border Security with Mexico Attorney General
June 30, 2005 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry on Texas Senate Passage of Education Reform Bill
June 30, 2005 Perry Announces Ericsson-Cingular Expansion
June 30, 2005 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry on BSE Announcement
June 29, 2005 Perry Welcomes Washington Mutual to San Antonio
June 29, 2005 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry on House Committee Passage of HB 3
June 27, 2005 Statement on Supreme Court's Ruling on 10 Commandments Monument
June 22, 2005 Gov. Perry Issues Commutations in Accordance With U.S. Supreme Court Order
June 21, 2005 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks Announcing School Finance Plan
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