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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
Jan. 16, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on President Obama's Executive Actions
Jan. 11, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on the Rejection of Planned Parenthood's Attempt to Derail Texas Women's Health Program
Jan. 10, 2013 Gov. Perry Gives Remarks at Texas Public Policy Foundation's Policy Orientation
Jan. 9, 2013 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst, Speaker Straus Focus on Guiding Principles for 83rd Legislative Session
Jan. 8, 2013 Gov. Perry Addresses 83rd Legislature: Fiscally Conservative Policies Lead to a Strong Texas
Jan. 7, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on Texas Comptroller's Revenue Estimate
Dec. 31, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding the Denial of Planned Parenthood's Temporary Restraining Order
Dec. 21, 2012 Gov. Perry Grants Clemency to Fourteen
Dec. 20, 2012 Gov. Perry Calls for Moment of Silence in Memory of the Victims at Sandy Hook Elementary
Dec. 19, 2012 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst and Speaker Straus Call for Moratorium on CPRIT Grants Until Concerns at Agency are Addressed
Dec. 14, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding Connecticut School Shooting
Dec. 14, 2012 Gov. Perry Calls on Texas School Districts to Review Emergency Operation Plans
Dec. 11, 2012 Gov. Perry Announces Initiatives to Protect Life
Nov. 29, 2012 Gov. Perry Calls for Deferral of 15 Percent Rule
Nov. 28, 2012 Gov. Perry Gives Keynote at the United Negro College Fund's North Texas Governor's Luncheon
Nov. 27, 2012 Gov. Perry Announces Skilled Workforce Initiative
Nov. 27, 2012 Gov. Perry Keynotes Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce State of the State Luncheon
Nov. 15, 2012 Letter to Secretary Sebelius
Nov. 1, 2012 Gov. Perry Addresses Texas-Israel Chamber of Commerce
Nov. 1, 2012 Gov. Perry: U.S. Grand Prix is an Opportunity to Showcase Texas to the World
Oct. 31, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at Women's Health Program Press Conference
Oct. 26, 2012 Gov. Perry: Texas Can Become the Nation's Center for Regenerative Medicine
Oct. 26, 2012 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Latest Planned Parenthood Lawsuit Against Texas
Oct. 24, 2012 Gov. Perry: Infrastructure a Major Reason Businesses Expand and Relocate to Texas
Oct. 19, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Houston Realty Business Coalition Monthly Breakfast
Oct. 18, 2012 In Case You Missed It: Texas Ranked Top State to Do Business by Area Development Magazine
Oct. 18, 2012 Gov. Perry Applauds District Judge's Ruling on Religious Freedom
Oct. 17, 2012 Gov. Perry: We Owe It to All Texans to Protect Expressions of Faith
Oct. 17, 2012 Gov. Perry: We Owe It to All Texans to Protect Expressions of Faith
Oct. 16, 2012 Gov. Perry Calls for an End to Budget Diversions from Transportation Projects
Oct. 16, 2012 Gov. Perry Calls for an End to Budget Diversions from Transportation Projects
Oct. 15, 2012 Gov. Perry Attends Groundbreaking Ceremony for Bell Helicopter's New Global Headquarters
Oct. 12, 2012 Gov. Perry and First Lady Honor Texas Women's Hall of Fame 2012 Inductees
Oct. 11, 2012 Gov. Perry Encourages Texas Employers to Hire More Veterans
Oct. 8, 2012 San Angelo Standard Times - Higher Ed Must Be Accessible for All Texans
Oct. 4, 2012 Gov. Perry Promotes Competency-Based Learning and Technology as Keys to Improving Higher Education
Oct. 3, 2012 Gov. Perry Challenges More Universities to Create $10K Degree Programs
Oct. 2, 2012 Gov. Perry: Texas is Nation's Epicenter for Job Creation
Oct. 2, 2012 Gov. Perry: Texas is Nation's Epicenter for Job Creation
Oct. 1, 2012 Gov. Perry Announces Initiatives to Meet Growing Demand for Higher Education
Oct. 1, 2012 Gov. Perry Announces Initiatives to Meet Growing Demand for Higher Education
Sept. 27, 2012 Gov. Perry Renews Call for Permanent Small Business Tax Exemption at Google for Entrepreneurs Day
Sept. 26, 2012 Gov. Perry Calls for Greater Truth in Budgeting
Sept. 26, 2012 Gov. Perry Calls for Greater Truth in Budgeting
Sept. 25, 2012 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst Call for Stricter Constitutional Spending Limit
Sept. 25, 2012 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst Call for Stricter Constitutional Spending Limit
Sept. 21, 2012 In Case You Missed It: Texas has Largest Increase in Employment of All States Last Month
Sept. 19, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry on Fast and Furious Report
Sept. 18, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at The Source for Women's Ribbon Cutting Ceremony
Sept. 14, 2012 Gov. Perry Honors Fallen and Injured Texas Peace Officers, First Responders
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