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Public Statements

Date Title Officials Location
Feb. 1, 2013 Gov. Perry Addresses State Board of Education Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Jan. 30, 2013 Gov. Perry: Technical Skills Expand Opportunities for Texas' Workforce Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Nov. 9, 2011 CNBC "Republican Presidential Debate" - Transcript Gov. James Perry Rochester, MI
Sept. 22, 2011 Fox News-Google GOP Debate Gov. James Perry Orlando, FL
June 17, 2011 Gov. Perry Vetoes HB 397 Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
April 26, 2011 Gov. Perry's Remarks at the Governor's Commission for Women Legislative Luncheon Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
April 22, 2011 Gov. Perry: $830 Million Will Soon Reach Texas Schools Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Feb. 19, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on U.S. House Passing Congressman Burgess' Amendment to H.R. 1 Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Feb. 8, 2011 Gov. Perry: We Must Reform, Streamline State Government Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Feb. 8, 2011 Texas Delegation Introduces Legislation To Repeal Doggett Language That Discriminates Against Texas Gov. James Perry Washington, DC
Oct. 22, 2010 Gov. Perry Promotes Higher Education Opportunities at GenTX.org Launch Gov. James Perry Fort Worth, TX
Oct. 20, 2010 Gov. Perry Promotes Higher Education Opportunities at GenTX.org Launch Gov. James Perry Fort Worth, TX
Oct. 20, 2010 Gov. Perry Presents Prestigious Milken Educator Award to Dallas Teacher Gov. James Perry Unknown
Oct. 12, 2010 Gov. Perry: Texas' Strength Rooted in Sound Fiscal Policies, Accountable Education System and Secure Communities Gov. James Perry Houston, TX
Oct. 8, 2010 Gov. Perry Speaks at Texas State NAACP Annual Convention Gov. James Perry Killeen, TX
Oct. 8, 2010 Gov. Perry Speaks at Texas State NAACP Annual Convention Gov. James Perry Killeen, TX
Oct. 6, 2010 Gov. Perry Speaks at UNT Dallas Founder's Day Celebration Gov. James Perry Dallas, TX
Sept. 23, 2010 Gov. Perry: Legal Action Against U.S. Department of Education Necessary to Preserve Texas Education Funding Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Sept. 14, 2010 Gov. Perry Praises Congressional Effort to Repeal Anti-Texas Doggett Amendment Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Sept. 9, 2010 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on the U.S. Department of Education's Rejection of Texas' Application for $830 Million in Federal Education Funding Gov. James Perry Unknown
Sept. 2, 2010 Gov. Perry: Washington Politics Restrict Texas Education Funds Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Aug. 26, 2010 Gov. Perry Helps Break Ground on A&M-Central Texas Campus Building Gov. James Perry Killeen, TX
Aug. 10, 2010 Lt. Governor Dewhurst Blasts Congress for Passing "Texas-Bashing" Legislation David Dewhurst Austin, TX
Aug. 10, 2010 Gov. Perry: Washington Politics Threatening Texas' Future Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Aug. 5, 2010 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on U.S. Senate Passing Legislation That Negatively Targets Texas Gov. James Perry San Diego, CA
Aug. 5, 2010 Statement by Lt. Governor Dewhurst on Passage of Restrictions to Federal Education Funding for Texas David Dewhurst Austin, TX
July 13, 2010 Gov. Perry: Business Tax Credit Will Give Second Chance To Many Working Texans Gov. James Perry El Paso, TX
July 9, 2010 Gov. Rick Perry Speaks at the Texas Classroom Teachers Association's Annual Leadership Conference Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 1, 2010 Gov. Perry: Texas is a National Leader in College- and Career- Readiness; Will Not Apply for Second Round of Federal Race to the Top Funding Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
May 14, 2010 San Antonio Express News: Perry Touts Higher-Education Opportunities at College Fair Gov. James Perry Unknown
May 13, 2010 San Antonio Students Participate in Generation Adelante Gov. James Perry San Antonio, TX
May 13, 2010 Gov. Perry: Continued Investment in Education is Essential to Texas' Competitiveness Gov. James Perry Palacios, TX
May 11, 2010 Gov. Perry: Education Helps Set the Course for a Brighter Future Gov. James Perry Corpus Christi, TX
April 14, 2010 Gov. Perry Kicks off Grassroots Campaign For Education Center at Vietnam Wall Gov. James Perry Unknown
April 7, 2010 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks at the Game On! Texas Symposium Gov. James Perry Unknown
March 27, 2010 Gov. Perry: STEM Education is Helping Prepare Students for the Workforce Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
March 19, 2010 Gov. Perry Emphasizes Importance of Science and Technology Education Speaks at the FIRST Robotics Competition Gov. James Perry Dallas, TX
Jan. 19, 2010 Gov. Perry Announces Initiative to Expand Online Coursework to Improve Educational Access and Flexibility Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Jan. 15, 2010 Governor Perry Discusses the Fundamental Strengths of Texas Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Jan. 13, 2010 Gov. Perry: Texas Knows Best How to Educate Our Students Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Dec. 16, 2009 Gov. Perry: IRS Approves Texas' Request to Back School Bonds Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Dec. 15, 2009 Gov. Perry Promotes $100 Million STEM Challenge Scholarship Initiative Gov. James Perry Waco, TX
Nov. 24, 2009 Gov. Perry: Education Standards Must Be Determined by Texas, Not Washington Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Nov. 16, 2009 Gov. Perry Announces State Investment in Robotics Education Programs Gov. James Perry Dallas, TX
Nov. 16, 2009 Gov. Perry Announces Investment in Educational Robotics Programs Gov. James Perry Dallas, TX
Oct. 30, 2009 Gov. Perry: Texas is a Better Place Thanks to Dedication of School Teachers Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Oct. 22, 2009 Texas Recognized for Best Dropout Prevention Practices in NGA Report Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Oct. 15, 2009 Gov. Perry Announces Plan to Expand High Tech Education in Texas Gov. James Perry Richardson, TX
Oct. 13, 2009 Gov. Perry Celebrates Rejuvenation of Houston School Gov. James Perry Houston, TX
Oct. 13, 2009 Gov. Perry: Improving Texas' Public Education System Positively Affects the Future of Our State Gov. James Perry Houston, TX
Sept. 9, 2009 Gov. Perry Directs Comprehensive Cost Review of Higher Education System Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Aug. 24, 2009 Gov. Perry Ceremonially Signs SB 596 Gov. James Perry Nacogdoches, TX
Aug. 20, 2009 Gov. Perry: Texans Should Take Advantage of the Sales Tax Holiday Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
July 29, 2009 Gov. Perry Ceremonially Signs House Bill 3 Gov. James Perry Carrolton, TX
July 24, 2009 Statement by Gov. Perry on Approval of Texas' Education Stimulus Application Gov. James Perry Unknown
June 19, 2009 Gov. Perry Announces Final Decisions on Legislation Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 19, 2009 Gov. Perry Signs State Budget That Reduces GR by $1.6 Billion Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 17, 2009 Gov. Perry Signs Legislation to Promote Tier One Universities in the State Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 11, 2009 Gov. Perry Discusses Pending Improvement to State Schools Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 11, 2009 Gov. Perry Discusses Pending Improvement to State Schools Signs Senate Bill 643 Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 2, 2009 Gov. Perry Reflects on Successes of the 81st Legislative Session Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
May 16, 2009 Gov. Perry Encourages Graduates to Take Advantage of Texas Economic Power Gov. James Perry Prairie View, TX
May 7, 2009 Gov. Perry Celebrates Progress in Texas Higher Education Gov. James Perry Unknown
April 22, 2009 Gov. Perry Renews Call for Investment in Skills Development Fund Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
April 7, 2009 Gov. Perry Encourages Home School Families Gov. James Perry Unknown
Feb. 26, 2009 Gov. Perry: Higher Education Improves Texans' Opportunities for Success Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Jan. 27, 2009 Gov. Perry Addresses the State of the State of Texas Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Sept. 5, 2008 Gov. Perry Applauds UNCF's Commitment to Higher Education Gov. James Perry Dallas, TX
July 24, 2008 Making Higher Education Accessible, Affordable to All Texans Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Feb. 13, 2008 Gov. Perry: An Educated Texan Is an Unlimited Texan Gov. James Perry San Antonio, TX
Feb. 11, 2008 Gov. Perry Touts Strong Texas Economy Gov. James Perry Dallas, TX
Jan. 30, 2008 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks Governor's Competitive Council Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Nov. 8, 2007 Gov. Perry Awards $11.5 Million from State Criminal Justice Planning Funds Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 15, 2007 Governor Perry Signs $151 Billion Budget for FY 2008-09 Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 12, 2007 Gov. Perry Signs Higher Education Legislation Gov. James Perry El Paso, TX
March 23, 2007 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's Remarks 41st Legislative Conference - Texan of the Year Presentation Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
March 12, 2007 Perry to Visit Middle East to Dedicate Texas A&M Engineering Facility Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Feb. 8, 2007 Perry: Selling the State Lottery a Good Deal for Texas Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Feb. 6, 2007 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's State-of-the-State Address Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Feb. 1, 2007 Gov. Perry Calls for Higher Education Reforms Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
May 31, 2006 Gov. Perry Signs Largest Tax Cut in Texas History into Law Gov. James Perry Houston, TX
May 16, 2006 Gov. Perry Praises School Finance Reform Victory Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
May 12, 2006 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry on House Concurrence in Senate Changes to HB 1 Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
March 23, 2006 Gov. Perry: Texas Must Continue to Lead in Education Reform Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
March 7, 2006 Gov. Perry to U.S. Senate: Provide Texas with Promised Hurricane Aid Gov. James Perry Washington, DC
Feb. 21, 2006 Gov. Perry: Texas Can Be Proud of Educational Gains Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Feb. 21, 2006 Statement About Comptroller's Erroneous Claims on Education Spending Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Dec. 16, 2005 Gov. Perry Issues Executive Order to Enhance College Readiness Efforts Gov. James Perry Waco, TX
Dec. 15, 2005 Gov. Perry Announces $71 Million Initiative to Boost Math, Science Education Gov. James Perry Dallas, TX
Nov. 2, 2005 Gov. Perry Orders Incentive Pay Program for Texas Teachers Gov. James Perry San Antonio, TX
Oct. 19, 2005 Gov. Perry Praises Texas Student Performance on National Math, Reading Tests Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Aug. 22, 2005 Gov. Perry Orders More Money to Classrooms, More Taxpayer Accountability Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Aug. 22, 2005 Executive Order RP47 - Relating to a Comprehensive Financial Accountability and Reporting System to Ensure Transparency and Fiscal Efficiency in ..... Gov. James Perry
Aug. 19, 2005 Gov. Perry Orders $295 Million for Textbooks, Higher Minimum Pay for Teachers Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Aug. 10, 2005 Letter to Shirley J. Neeley, Ed.D, Education Commissioner Gov. James Perry Autin, TX
Aug. 9, 2005 Governor Perry Signs Education Budget; Adds Eminent Domain to Special Session Call Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Aug. 1, 2005 Gov. Perry Signs Bill to Increase Clean Energy Production Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
July 20, 2005 Proclamation - Adds Education to Call for Special Session Gov. James Perry Unknown
June 30, 2005 Statement of Gov. Rick Perry on Texas Senate Passage of Education Reform Bill Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 21, 2005 Gov. Perry Proposes Historic Education Funding, Record Property Tax Relief Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
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