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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
Feb. 3, 2014 Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Texas Veterans of Foreign Wars Mid-Winter Conference
Oct. 22, 2013 Gov. Perry Addresses WATEC Israel 2013
Sept. 16, 2013 Gov. Perry's Remarks at Texas Right to Life Celebration
Sept. 13, 2013 Text of Gov. Perrys Announcement on the Center for Cell and Organ Biotechnology
Sept. 13, 2013 Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Star of Texas Awards
Sept. 9, 2013 Gov. Perry Gives Remarks on 10th Anniversary of Proposition 12
Sept. 3, 2013 Gov. Perry Gives Remarks at Texas Water Development Board Swearing-in Ceremony
Aug. 22, 2013 Gov. Perry Statement on Dept. of Justice Lawsuits
July 18, 2013 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at House Bill 2 Signing
July 17, 2013 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at Texas Association of Business Central Texas Chamber of Commerce
July 12, 2013 Gov. Perry Speaks at American Legion Texas Annual State Convention
May 25, 2013 Honoring Texas Heroes
May 22, 2013 Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Governor's Small Business Forum 2013 Texas Global Business Summit
May 3, 2013 Full Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks to 2013 NRA Annual Conference
April 25, 2013 Gov. Perry Honors Victims of West Explosion
April 18, 2013 Gov. Perry Provides Update on State Response to Tragedy in West
April 16, 2013 Gov. Perry Proposes Tax Relief for Texas Businesses
April 12, 2013 Gov. Perry: Now is the Time to Invest in Texas' Future Infrastructure
April 10, 2013 Gov. Perry Honors Troops at Center for Terrorism Law 10th Anniversary
April 9, 2013 Gov. Perry: Texas Remains at Forefront of New Technology
April 1, 2013 Gov. Perry Takes Firm Stance Against Medicaid Expansion
March 26, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces Major Biopharmaceutical Partnership
March 26, 2013 Gov. Perry: The Soul of Our Nation and Her People are Worth Fighting For
Feb. 26, 2013 Gov. Perry Keynotes Texas Business Leadership Council Education Summit
Feb. 1, 2013 Gov. Perry Addresses State Board of Education
Feb. 1, 2013 Gov. Perry Addresses Texas Veterans of Foreign Wars Mid-Winter Conference
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. 10, 2013 Gov. Perry Gives Remarks at Texas Public Policy Foundation's Policy Orientation
Jan. 8, 2013 Gov. Perry Addresses 83rd Legislature: Fiscally Conservative Policies Lead to a Strong Texas
Nov. 28, 2012 Gov. Perry Gives Keynote at the United Negro College Fund's North Texas Governor's Luncheon
Nov. 27, 2012 Gov. Perry Keynotes Greater Waco Chamber of Commerce State of the State Luncheon
Nov. 1, 2012 Gov. Perry: U.S. Grand Prix is an Opportunity to Showcase Texas to the World
Nov. 1, 2012 Gov. Perry Addresses Texas-Israel Chamber of Commerce
Oct. 26, 2012 Gov. Perry: Texas Can Become the Nation's Center for Regenerative Medicine
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. 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. 4, 2012 Gov. Perry Promotes Competency-Based Learning and Technology as Keys to Improving Higher Education
Oct. 2, 2012 Gov. Perry: Texas is Nation's Epicenter for Job Creation
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
Aug. 23, 2012 Gov. Perry Attends Grand Opening of Caterpillar Manufacturing Facility
July 3, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at Independence Day Breakfast
June 26, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at UnitedHealth Group's Economic Development Announcement
June 19, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at BIO International Convention
May 28, 2012 Text of Gov. Perry's Remarks at Williamson County Memorial Day Ceremony
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