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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
July 11, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry in Support of Israel
July 11, 2014 Securing the Border Must be Top Priority
July 9, 2014 Gov. Perry Presses President Obama to Immediately Secure Southern Border
July 8, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment to Help Schneider Electric Expand and Add Jobs in El Paso
July 3, 2014 Aided by $8.6 Million TEF Grant, Active Network Relocates Company Headquarters to Dallas
July 3, 2014 Barletta & Gov. Perry Agree: Gov't Not "Forthright" About Children at Border Crisis
June 27, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment Expanding Maverick Arms Manufacturing in Eagle Pass
June 27, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment Expanding Maverick Arms Manufacturing in Eagle Pass
June 23, 2014 Gov. Perry Tours Facility Housing Detainees, Reaffirms Commitment to Securing Border
June 19, 2014 In Case You Missed It: ZS Pharma Launches Successful IPO
June 18, 2014 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst and Speaker Straus Direct DPS to Immediately Begin Law Enforcement Surge Operations Along Texas-Mexico Border
June 12, 2014 Gov. Perry Helps Break Ground on Mental Health Facility at Ft. Hood
June 6, 2014 Gov. Perry Kicks off Austin X Games, Presents First Medals
June 6, 2014 Governor Rick Scott and Governor Rick Perry Announce Friendly Wager for the NBA Finals
June 3, 2014 Gov. Perry Helps Launch Statewide Ad Campaign Against Human Trafficking
May 29, 2014 Gov. Perry Urges Texans to Prepare for 2014 Hurricane Season
May 16, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry on Texas Economy Adding 64,100 Jobs in April 2014
May 16, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces TETF Investment in Innovative Wound Healing Technology
May 6, 2014 Gov. Perry Celebrates Texas Women's Hall of Fame 2014 Inductees
April 29, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment Creating 300 Jobs in El Paso
April 28, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces Toyota Moving North American Headquarters to Plano, Generating 4,000 Jobs
April 16, 2014 Gov. Perry Authorizes Additional Disaster Recovery Funds for City of West
April 4, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces Emerging Technology Fund Award to Texas A&M University Wind Energy Center
April 2, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry on Ft. Hood Shooting
April 2, 2014 Gov. Perry Recognized by NADCP for Successful Specialty Court Program in Texas
April 1, 2014 ICYMI: Dallas Fed Report Finds Texas Leads in Job Creation at All Pay Levels
March 29, 2014 Gov. Perry Honors Texas Veterans at Vietnam Veterans Monument Dedication
March 13, 2014 Gov. Perry Appeals Denial of Presidential Disaster Declaration for Winter Storms
March 13, 2014 Gov. Perry Welcomes Queensland, Australia Trade Office to Texas
March 10, 2014 Wallet Hub: Texas Cities "Impressive Pack of Bountiful Job Markets"
March 10, 2014 Gov. Perry: Texas Home to Bold Innovators in Technology
Feb. 27, 2014 Gov. Perry Declares February 27 Texas Human Trafficking Awareness Day
Feb. 5, 2014 ICYMI: Texas Affordable Degree Program Launched
Jan. 31, 2014 Gov. Perry Honors Texas Veterans of Foreign Wars
Jan. 27, 2014 Gov. Perry Announces Texoma Pump Station Agreement
Jan. 24, 2014 Gov. Perry Represents Texas at 2014 World Economic Forum
Dec. 5, 2013 Gov. Perry Issues Emergency Proclamation in Anticipation of Winter Storm
Dec. 2, 2013 Gov. Perry Presents Cognizant STEM Grant to Texas A&M
Nov. 22, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces SBA Assistance for Central Texas Counties Affected by Floods
Nov. 18, 2013 Gov. Perry and Dr. Laffer Highlight Successful Policies to Create Jobs, Opportunity
Oct. 23, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces Creation of Texas A&M University Branch Campus in Israel
Oct. 10, 2013 Gov. Perry: Prop. 6 Necessary to Meet Texas Water Needs
Oct. 9, 2013 Gov. Perry Visits Lake Travis to Urge Support of Prop. 6
Sept. 26, 2013 Gov. Perry Appoints Brown to Supreme Court of Texas
Sept. 3, 2013 Gov. Perry Swears in Members of Texas Water Development Board
Aug. 27, 2013 In Case You Missed It: Business Facilities Names Texas Best Business Climate
Aug. 27, 2013 Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment in Dow Creating Nearly 100 Jobs, Bringing Dow's Investments in Brazoria County to $2.5 Billion
Aug. 5, 2013 In Case You Missed It: Texas Business Leaders Urge Passage of Transportation Funding
July 18, 2013 Gov. Perry Signs Historic Pro-Life Legislation
July 17, 2013 Gov. Perry: Texas Is the New Frontier for Opportunity, Innovation in America
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