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Public Statements

Public Statements

Date Title Officials Location
July 11, 2014 Securing the Border Must be Top Priority Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
July 9, 2014 Gov. Perry Presses President Obama to Immediately Secure Southern Border Gov. James Perry Dallas, TX
July 3, 2014 Barletta & Gov. Perry Agree: Gov't Not "Forthright" About Children at Border Crisis Gov. James Perry McAllen, TX
July 3, 2014 Hearing of the House Homeland Security Committee - Border Crisis Gov. James Perry Unknown
June 26, 2014 Statement by Gov. Perry on U.S. House Homeland Security Committee Hearing Scheduled for July 3 in McAllen Gov. James Perry Unknown
June 25, 2014 Op-Ed: The Human Cost of Failed Border Policies Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 23, 2014 Gov. Perry Tours Facility Housing Detainees, Reaffirms Commitment to Securing Border Gov. James Perry Unknown
June 20, 2014 Letter to Barack Obama, President of the United States - Unaccompanied Children at the Border Gov. James Perry Unknown
June 19, 2014 FOX "The O'Reilly Factor" - Transcript: Taliban Deal Gov. James Perry Unknown
June 18, 2014 Gov. Perry, Lt. Gov. Dewhurst and Speaker Straus Direct DPS to Immediately Begin Law Enforcement Surge Operations Along Texas-Mexico Border Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 17, 2014 FOX "Sean Hannity" - Transcript: "Southern Border Surge a 'National Disaster' Gov. James Perry Unknown
April 24, 2014 FOX "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript: Private Property Rights, Promoting a Favorable Business Climate, and Immigration Gov. James Perry Unknown
July 14, 2013 CNN "State of the Union with Candy Crowley" - Transcript - Zimmerman Trial, Women's Health, and Immigration Reform Gov. James Perry Unknown
April 5, 2013 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript - Guns and Immigration Gov. James Perry Unknown
March 5, 2013 FOX "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript: Immigration and Spending Gov. James Perry Unknown
March 4, 2013 Letter to Director of ICE John T. Morton - Release of Detained Immigrants Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 26, 2012 David Dewhurst Announces New "Dewhurst Plan for Border Security" David Dewhurst Unknown
June 25, 2012 David Dewhurst Statement on Arizona Immigration Law Ruling David Dewhurst Unknown
June 25, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding SCOTUS Decision on Arizona Law Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 15, 2012 Statement from David Dewhurst on Obama's Amnesty Plan David Dewhurst Unknown
June 15, 2012 Statement by Gov. Perry on Obama Administration's Immigration Announcement Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
May 8, 2012 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript: Gov. James Perry Unknown
Jan. 16, 2012 Gov. Rick Perry Calls for An End to Obama's War on the States, Promotes Low Flat Tax, Overhaul of Washington Bureaucracy and Investment in American Jobs Gov. James Perry Myrtle Beach, SC
Dec. 12, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Obama Administration's Decision to Slash Number of National Guard troops at U.S.-Mexico Border Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Dec. 7, 2011 CNN "The Situation Room" - Transcript Gov. James Perry Unknown
Nov. 29, 2011 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript Gov. James Perry Unknown
Nov. 28, 2011 Citing Strong Criminal Justice and Border Security Record, Sheriff Joe Arpaio Endorses Gov. Rick Perry for President Gov. James Perry Amherst, NH
Nov. 10, 2011 Fox News "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" - Transcript Gov. James Perry Unknown
Nov. 3, 2011 The Washington Times - When I am President … Gov. James Perry Unknown
Nov. 2, 2011 Fox News "Hannity" - Transcript Gov. James Perry Unknown
Oct. 30, 2011 Fox News "Fox News Sunday with Chris Wallace" - Transcript Gov. James Perry Unknown
Oct. 18, 2011 CNN Western Republican Presidential Debate Gov. James Perry Las Vegas, NV
Oct. 6, 2011 Right Wing News - Interviewing Rick Perry On Illegal Immigration Gov. James Perry Unknown
Sept. 25, 2011 Tea Party Brew - Cleaning Up Washington's Mess Gov. James Perry Unknown
Sept. 22, 2011 Fox News-Google GOP Debate Gov. James Perry Orlando, FL
Sept. 12, 2011 CNN "CNN-Tea Party Republican Debate" - Transcript Gov. James Perry Tampa, FL
Sept. 7, 2011 Republican Debate at the Reagan Presidential Library Gov. James Perry Unknown
July 25, 2011 US News and World Report - Rick Perry Stands By Texas DREAM Act Gov. James Perry Unknown
July 18, 2011 Gov. Perry Speaks at Texas Municipal Police Association's Annual Conference Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 28, 2011 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry Regarding Sanctuary City Legislation Gov. James Perry Unknown
June 7, 2011 Gov. Perry Adds Sanctuary Cities to Special Session Call Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Feb. 8, 2011 Gov. Perry: We Must Reform, Streamline State Government Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Jan. 18, 2011 Gov. Perry: This Century is the Texas Century Gov. James Perry Unknown
Oct. 6, 2010 Gov. Perry Speaks at the International Conference on Human Trafficking Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Aug. 23, 2010 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Bullets from Juarez Striking El Paso Building Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Aug. 19, 2010 Gov. Perry Calls for Increased Penalties for Human Traffickers Gov. James Perry Houston, TX
Aug. 10, 2010 Gov. Perry: Border Sheriffs are Our First Line of Defense Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Aug. 9, 2010 Gov. Perry: Warning Signs Along Border Must be Heeded by Washington Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
July 17, 2010 Texas Governor Rick Perry On Arizona Immigration Lawsuit Gov. James Perry Unknown
July 13, 2010 FOX "Your World with Neil Cavuto" - Transcript Gov. James Perry Unknown
June 28, 2010 Statement by Gov. Perry Regarding the Obama Administration's National Guard Deployment Plan for the Southwest Border Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
May 27, 2010 Gov. Perry, Nuevo Leon Governor Discuss Shared Security, Economic Goals Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
May 27, 2010 Dallas Morning News - Perry Still Wants Federal Troops Along Texas Border Gov. James Perry Unknown
May 11, 2010 Gov. Perry Releases Texas Homeland Security Strategic Plan 2010-2015 Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
April 29, 2010 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Immigration and Border Security Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
March 18, 2010 Gov. Perry Announces Deployment of Texas Military Forces Helicopters To Support Border Security Efforts Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
March 16, 2010 Gov. Perry Orders Activation of First Phase Of Texas Spillover Violence Contingency Plan Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
March 15, 2010 Gov. Perry: Federal Government Must Take Action To Prevent Spillover Violence from Mexico Requests Predator Drones and National Guard Troops along Border Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
March 12, 2010 Statement by Gov. Perry on Recent Reports of a Mexican Helicopter Incursion into Texas Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Feb. 15, 2010 Gov. Perry Commends Texas First Responders Gov. James Perry San Antonio, TX
Feb. 15, 2010 Gov. Perry: First Responder Community Making Texas Better Place to Live Gov. James Perry San Antonio, TX
Feb. 3, 2010 Gov. Perry Thanks Law Enforcement Officers for Their Service Gov. James Perry Unknown
Feb. 3, 2010 Gov. Perry: Innovation and Cooperation are Essential Elements to Keeping Our Citizens Safe Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Dec. 11, 2009 Gov. Perry: Washington Continues to Shortchange Texans and Americans Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Oct. 31, 2009 Gov. Perry Urges Federal Government To Stop Illegal Alien Transport Through Texas Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Oct. 2, 2009 Governor Perry Addresses Law Enforcement Gov. James Perry Unknown
Sept. 15, 2009 Gov. Perry: Texas Is Increasing Efforts to Combat Transnational Gangs Gov. James Perry San Antonio, TX
Sept. 10, 2009 Texas Sends Ranger Recon Teams Into Border Region Gov. James Perry Houston, TX
Aug. 20, 2009 Gov. Perry: Human Trafficking is a Serious Problem Gov. James Perry Unknown
July 10, 2009 Texas Provides Law Enforcement with Additional Resources to Protect Texans Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
April 9, 2009 Fox News Channel "The Glenn Beck Program" - Transcript Gov. James Perry Unknown
March 24, 2009 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on the Obama Administration's Plan to Combat Mexican Drug Cartels Gov. James Perry Unknown
March 12, 2009 Fox News "Your World" - Transcript Gov. James Perry Unknown
Feb. 24, 2009 Gov. Perry Comments on Border Security During El Paso Visit Gov. James Perry El Paso, TX
Feb. 19, 2009 Letter to the Honorable Barack Obama, President of the United States Gov. James Perry Unknown
Jan. 30, 2009 Working Together We Will Build A Stronger Texas Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Jan. 30, 2009 Gov. Perry Addresses the Greater San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Gov. James Perry San Antonio, TX
Jan. 30, 2009 Working Together We Will Build A Stronger Texas Gov. James Perry Unknown
Dec. 9, 2008 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on DPS Driver License Rule Changes Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Oct. 21, 2008 Gov. Perry Remarks to the Dallas Regional Chamber Gov. James Perry Dallas, TX
Oct. 15, 2008 Gov. Perry Addresses the Greater Houston Partnership Gov. James Perry Houston, TX
Sept. 30, 2008 Gov. Perry Accepts Border Security Council Report, Announces Transnational Gang Initiative Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
June 19, 2008 Gov. Perry: Smugglers Will Lose Their License and Their Livelihood Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Dec. 3, 2007 Gov. Perry Applauds Texas Law Enforcement, First Responders Gov. James Perry San Antonio, TX
Oct. 17, 2007 FOX News "Fox & Friends" - Transcript Gov. James Perry Unknown
Sept. 26, 2007 Gov. Perry: Border Security Council to Hold Public Meetings in Border Communities Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Sept. 11, 2007 Letter to Leaders of the U.S. Senate and House of Representatives Gov. James Perry Unknown
June 6, 2007 Gov. Perry Signs Homeland Security Legislation Gov. James Perry San Antonio, TX
May 31, 2007 Letter to The Honorable Barbara A. Mikulski, Chairwoman, Subcommittee on Commerce, Justice, Science and Related Agencies and The Honorable ..... Gov. James Perry Unknown
May 29, 2007 Perry Likens Legislative Session to The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
May 28, 2007 Statement from Gov. Rick Perry on the Need for Legislators to Finish Their Work Gov. James Perry Unknown
May 11, 2007 Gov. Perry Addresses More Than 1,000 New Citizens in Austin's Largest Naturalization Ceremony in History Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
April 11, 2007 Gov. Perry Praises Progress of Statewide Radio Communications Capabilities Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Feb. 13, 2007 Perry: First High-Intensity Phase of Operation Wrangler Made Texas Safer Gov. James Perry aUSTIN, tx
Feb. 6, 2007 Text of Gov. Rick Perry's State-of-the-State Address Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Jan. 24, 2007 Gov. Perry Emphasizes Need for Additional Border Security Gov. James Perry McAllen, TX
Jan. 22, 2007 Gov. Perry Announces Phase II of State-Led Border Security Operation Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Jan. 16, 2007 Perry Calls on Texans to "Imagine the Possibilities" Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
Jan. 8, 2007 Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Comptroller Combs' Biennial Revenue Estimate Gov. James Perry Unknown
Dec. 6, 2006 Perry Addresses Border Issues at Annual Conference Gov. James Perry Austin, TX
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