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David Dewhurst's Public Statements

Full Name: David Henry Dewhurst
Office: Lieutenant Governor (TX), Republican President of the Senate, President
First Elected: 11/05/2002
Last Elected: 11/02/2010
Next Election: 2014
Gender: Male
Family: Wife: Tricia; 1 Child: Carolyn
Birth Date: 08/18/1945
Birth Place: Houston, TX
Home City: Houston, TX
Religion: Presbyterian
Date Title
Let Freedom Ring USA: Cut, Cap, Balance Pledge
Issue Position: Health Care
Issue Position: Fiscal Responsibility
Issue Position: Border Security
Issue Position: Property Rights
Issue Position: Public Safety
Issue Position: Education Reform
Issue Position: Transportation
Sept. 25, 2012 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst Call for Stricter Constitutional Spending Limit
July 23, 2012 Dewhurst for Texas Announces New TV Ad, "Businessman"
July 19, 2012 Dewhurst for Texas Announces Veterans for Dewhurst Coalition
July 17, 2012 Dewhurst Unveils Economic Plan to Grow Our Nation's Economy
July 17, 2012 Former Dallas Mayor Tom Leppert Endorses David Dewhurst for U.S. Senate
July 17, 2012 Dewhurst Issues Statement on President Obama's Visit to Texas
July 11, 2012 David Dewhurst Statement on House Vote to Repeal ObamaCare
July 10, 2012 David Dewhurst Statement on Texas Being Named America's Top State for Business
July 6, 2012 David Dewhurst Statement on Disastrous Unemployment Numbers
June 29, 2012 David Dewhurst Opposes Medicaid Expansion in Texas
June 28, 2012 David Dewhurst Statement on Obamacare Ruling
June 28, 2012 David Dewhurst Statement on Holder Contempt Vote
June 26, 2012 David Dewhurst Announces New "Dewhurst Plan for Border Security"
June 25, 2012 David Dewhurst Statement on Arizona Immigration Law Ruling
June 21, 2012 David Dewhurst Announces New Policy Plan for Congressional Reform "Beyond Term Limits"
June 20, 2012 Statement from David Dewhurst on President Obama's Abuse of Power
June 15, 2012 Statement from David Dewhurst on Obama's Amnesty Plan
June 14, 2012 David Dewhurst Statement on President Obama's Economic Speech
June 8, 2012 David Dewhurst's Convention Speech
June 6, 2012 Remembering D-Day
June 4, 2012 Railroad Commissioner David Porter Endorses David Dewhurst
May 31, 2012 Craig James Endorses David Dewhurst for US Senate
May 28, 2012 Blog: Happy Memorial Day
May 22, 2012 Dr. Rick Scarborough Endorses David Dewhurst
May 18, 2012 Texas' Economy Continues to Thrive
May 14, 2012 Obama's Spending Addiction
May 11, 2012 Blog: They've Earned it
May 9, 2012 Statement from Dewhurst for Texas on President Obama's Gay Marriage Flip-Flop
May 7, 2012 Dewhurst for Texas Unveils Texas Law Enforcement Coalition
May 4, 2012 President Obama's Policies Lead to Shrinking Workforce
April 30, 2012 David Dewhurst Statement on Resignation of EPA Official Al Armendariz
April 17, 2012 David Dewhurst Signs Pledge to Repeal Death Tax
April 16, 2012 David Dewhurst Issues Statement on Increasing Tax Burden
April 11, 2012 David Dewhurst Signs AFP's No Climate Tax Pledge
April 9, 2012 David Dewhurst Pledges to Oppose Tax Increases in Washington
April 3, 2012 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript
March 27, 2012 Americans for Prosperity: No Climate Tax
Dec. 6, 2010 Letter to State Agency Board/Commission Chairs/State Agency Heads/Executive Directors/Appellate Court Chief Justices/Chancellors, Presidents and Directors of Institutions of Higher Education/Legislative Agency Heads
Oct. 20, 2010 Star-Telegram - Dewhurst Promises Predictable Business Climate for Texas
Sept. 29, 2010 Midland Reporter-Telegram - Lt. Governor Remains Optimistic Despite Expected Budget Shortfall
Aug. 10, 2010 Lt. Governor Dewhurst Blasts Congress for Passing "Texas-Bashing" Legislation
Aug. 5, 2010 Statement by Lt. Governor Dewhurst on Passage of Restrictions to Federal Education Funding for Texas
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