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Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Makes Initial Recommendations

 

10/17/2014 - TEXAS STATE CAPITOL - Gov. Rick Perry today announced the first recommendations issued by the Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response. Gov. Perry created the task force, headed by Dr. Brett P. Giroir, earlier this month to assess the state's readiness and ability to respond to Ebola and other infectious diseases. 

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Republican Jewish Coalition praises Gov. Perry

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Gov. Perry: Ebola case taken 'extremely seriously' in Texas

Oct. 01, 2014 - 6:45 - Dallas patient diagnosed with first U.S. case

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Perry: Americans Should Be ‘Substantially Concerned’ That Terrorists Could Cross Southern Border

Tonight on “Hannity,” Gov. Rick Perry warned that the southern border shouldn’t just concern Texans – it should matter to all Americans.

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Rick Perry and the Importance of a Strong Relationship between the United States and Japan

 

Texas Governor Rick Perry addresses the American Chamber of Commerce in Japan's members on his first trip to Tokyo. This sold out luncheon took place at the Tokyo American Club.

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Perry demonstrates true, compassionate leadership in Ebola case

10/30/14
Forth Worth Star-Telegram
In stark contrast to the actions and statements of some East Coast governors in responding to healthcare workers returning from Ebola-stricken countries, Gov. Rick Perry acted compassionately and rationally on news of a nurse coming home to Austin from Sierra Leone.

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Another 'Time For Choosing:' Rick Perry On Reagan Anniversary

10/28/14
Breitbart
Adelle Nazarian
SIMI VALLEY, California -- Texas Governor Rick Perry emulated the late Ronald Reagan as he addressed a sold-out crowd of 1,000 at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library in Simi Valley, on the 50th anniversary of one of the most pivotal and monumental speeches in American political history.

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At the Reagan Library, Rick Perry lays the foundation for 2016

10/28/14
Washington Post
Jennifer Rubin
Texas Gov. Rick Perry, attempting to demonstrate he is not the candidate he was in 2012, has been traveling, writing op-eds and giving speeches in advance of a potential 2016 run. On Monday he was in a tough setting: the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, for a speech to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Reagan’s “A Time for Choosing” address. It’s tough because it is hard to say something novel about Reagan and important for Republicans not to be frozen in time and wedded to a single agenda that may not be as relevant today as it was then.

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Rick Perry calls for ‘clean break’ from Obama

10/27/14
Politico
Katie Glueck
Texas Gov. Rick Perry on Monday outlined his case for another presidential bid in perhaps his most explicit terms yet.

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Rick Perry seeks Ronald Reagan mantle 50 years after iconic speech

10/27/14
Los Angeles Times
Cathleen Decker
Past and potentially future presidential candidate Rick Perry grasped for the mantle of Ronald Reagan on Monday with a scathing denunciation of President Obama that asserted the Democrat was so lacking in competence his tenure would usher in a new season of victories for Republicans.

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Statement by Gov. Perry on Recent Comments Made About Prime Minister Netanyahu by a Senior White House Official

10/29/14
AUSTIN - Gov. Rick Perry today released the below statement following negative comments made about Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu by a senior White House official.

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Gov. Perry Announces TEF Investment Bringing More Than 200 Jobs to Seguin

10/28/14
AUSTIN - Gov. Rick Perry today announced the state is investing $800,000 from the Texas Enterprise Fund (TEF) in Siro Group USA to close the deal on a manufacturing facility in Seguin that will create more than 200 jobs and pump $58.5 million in capital investment into the local economy.

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Gov. Perry Welcomes Toyota Headquarters to North Texas

10/27/14
PLANO - Gov. Rick Perry today welcomed Toyota's new North American headquarters to Plano. Once completed, the facility will bring nearly 4,000 jobs and more than $300 million in capital investment to North Texas.

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Statement by Gov. Perry on 43 Texans Removed from Active Monitoring for Ebola

10/20/14
AUSTIN – Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement after 43 Texans were cleared from a 21-day monitoring period following their contact with the state’s first Ebola patient:

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Gov. Perry Calls for Travel Ban from Ebola Outbreak Countries

10/17/14
AUSTIN – Gov. Rick Perry today announced the first recommendations issued by the Texas Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response. Gov. Perry created the task force, headed by Dr. Brett P. Giroir, earlier this month to assess the state’s readiness and ability to respond to Ebola and other infectious diseases.

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