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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 26, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces Major Biopharmaceutical Partnership
March 21, 2013 Governor and First Lady Honor Women Serving in the 83rd Legislature
March 19, 2013 Gov. Perry: Texas' Economy Allows Employers to Compete on a Global Scale
March 14, 2013 FOX "Your World with Cavuto" Transcript - Immigration and Budget
March 13, 2013 Statement About HB 10
March 8, 2013 Gov. Perry Hosts Venture Capital, Higher Ed, Tech Leaders for Economic Roundtable
March 8, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on Bills to Fund Transportation Infrastructure Projects
March 8, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on School Choice Legislation
March 6, 2013 Column - Adding millions to Medicaid system isn't the solution
March 5, 2013 FOX "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript: Immigration and Spending
March 5, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on Bills to Protect Life
March 4, 2013 Letter to Director of ICE John T. Morton - Release of Detained Immigrants
March 4, 2013 Texas Wins Site Selection Magazine's 2012 Governor's Cup for Most New, Expanded Corporate Facilities
Feb. 27, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on the Death of American Pianist Van Cliburn
Feb. 26, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces 100 New Jobs, $1.2 Billion Capital Investment in Brazoria County at Ascend Performance Materials Facility
Feb. 26, 2013 Gov. Perry Keynotes Texas Business Leadership Council Education Summit
Feb. 25, 2013 Gov. Perry Activates State Resources as Winter Storm Threatens Texas Panhandle
Feb. 21, 2013 National Instruments to Expand Research and Development in Austin, Creating 1,000 Jobs
Feb. 15, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces Tenaris to Create 600 Jobs in Matagorda County
Feb. 8, 2013 Texas Ranked Top Exporting State for 11th Consecutive Year
Feb. 4, 2013 Gov. Perry Radio Ad Invites California Companies to Check Out Texas
Feb. 1, 2013 Gov. Perry Addresses Texas Veterans of Foreign Wars Mid-Winter Conference
Feb. 1, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces TETF Investments in Texas Companies Creating Therapies for Diabetes and Heart Failure
Feb. 1, 2013 Gov. Perry Addresses State Board of Education
Jan. 31, 2013 Gov. Perry Outlines Legislative Priorities at Greater Houston Partnership
Jan. 30, 2013 Gov. Perry: Technical Skills Expand Opportunities for Texas' Workforce
Jan. 29, 2013 Tax Relief, Infrastructure and Education: Priorities to Keep Texas Strong
Jan. 26, 2013 Gov. Perry: We Must Continue Working to Make Abortion a Thing of the Past
Jan. 23, 2013 Governors, Premier Wall Urge President Obama to Approve Keystone XL Pipeline
Jan. 21, 2013 Statement by Gov. Perry on 40th Anniversary of Roe v. Wade Decision
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 Gov. Perry Calls on Texas School Districts to Review Emergency Operation Plans
Dec. 14, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding Connecticut School Shooting
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
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