Rick Perry Quotes


59 Rick Perry quotes:



"While I hope to one day reach a legislative consensus on school finance, we can no longer delay taking action that will benefit schoolchildren, parents, and taxpayers, ... They deserve better than unfulfilled promises and continued delays. They deserve immediate action."
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Action Quotes
"Clearly, no state in America could absorb the tremendous financial costs associated with meeting this public health challenge under current guidelines that require states to pay a portion of Medicaid coverage, ... Texas taxpayers will be forced to bear a financial burden that, in effect, punishes them for opening their hearts and homes to fellow Americans in need."
Author: Perry Quotes Category: America Quotes
"Because of people like Tom and Christine, America is a place of second chances."
Author: Perry Quotes Category: America Quotes
"Today I am issuing an executive order that will put into law some of the most important education reforms that lawmakers failed to pass, including a requirement that 65 percent of all education funds be spent on direct classroom instruction,"
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Education Quotes
"While the Legislature adjourned with little success, the need for education reform is simply too great to wait for lawmakers to overcome their differences,"
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Education Quotes
"The disaster declaration is very important to get that started so we don't get caught up in any bureaucratic malaise,"
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Disaster Quotes
"Today we are protecting Texans' dreams and upholding the strong tradition of private property rights,"
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Dreams Quotes
"By virtue of the fact that Don Willett has valuable experience enforcing our laws in the public sector and a reputation for taking a thoughtful, scholarly approach to the law, he will make an outstanding justice on the Texas Supreme Court,"
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Experience Quotes
"We're getting calls across the country from people who want to help, ... It's going to be the largest influx of refugees in American history."
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Country Quotes
"Texas has long been known as the nation's largest energy producer, but we are equally proud of our distinction as the nation's leading energy innovator."
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Energy Quotes
"If you are at the end of the line and you don't have electricity it really doesn't make you any difference if they have electricity in Lufkin, Texas, ... We are going to do everything in our power to get the electrical infrastructure back in place."
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Electricity Quotes
"From rescuing lives to rebuilding lives. There's no certainty as to when this community will be reestablished."
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Certainty Quotes
"From rescuing lives to rebuilding lives, ... There's no certainty as to when this community will be reestablished."
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Certainty Quotes
"My executive order will give taxpayers the accountability they deserve because it opens every school district's financial books to public scrutiny, ... Taxpayers may find they have the best-run schools in the state of Texas, or they may find areas where their schools should be getting more for their money. With greater transparency in our schools, parents will be empowered to demand change if needed at the local level."
"We are not through assessing the damage. We cannot assure you at this time that your community is safe to return to."
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Community Quotes
"It poses significant issues for our communities concerning how to handle thousands of individuals who suddenly find themselves homeless again,"
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Community Quotes
"Don is a very experienced attorney with a diverse legal background, a proven commitment to public service,"
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Commitment Quotes
"I want stranded families to know the doors of Texas's public schools are immediately open to your children,"
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Children Quotes
"I want stranded families to know the doors of Texas's public schools are immediately open to your children."
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Children Quotes
"Enforcement of our border is a federal responsibility, but the consequences of inaction is suffered by border states, ... The state of Texas cannot wait for the federal government to implement needed border security measures."
Author: Perry Quotes Category: Consequences Quotes



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