Highway Funding Debate Enlivens Texas Gubernatorial Race
- Prop. 15 would enhance highway funding, speed construction. Shapiro, Florence; Alexander, Clyde // Fort Worth Business Press;10/5/2001, Vol. 14 Issue 24, p27
Supports Proposition 15, which aims to establish the Texas Mobility Fund, a mechanism for highway funding. Support for the proposition by Texas governor Rick Perry; Putting transportation back at the top of the list of state priorities; Proposition that could allow the Texas Department of...
- Perry Calls Third Special Session on Texas Tranportation. WILLIAMSON, RICHARD // Bond Buyer;7/31/2013, Vol. 385 Issue 33954, p8
The article informs that Texas Governor Rick Perry has called a third special session of the Texas Legislature after lawmakers failed to pass an 850 million U.S. dollars highway funding measure.
- Gov. Perry: State of State Strong in Texas, State of Government Worrisome. Albanese, Elizabeth // Bond Buyer;2/12/2003, Vol. 343 Issue 31572, p28
Reports on Texas governor Rick Perry's comments on status of the government during his state of the state speech as of February 2003. Governor's desire of the allocation of more resources to transportation; Need for the legislature to put several million dollars into a Texas Enterprise Fund...
- Broadway Rick. Shaw, Michael // BAGnewsNotes;8/30/2011, p2
A photograph of Texas governor Rick Perry is presented.
- Bugging out. Patoski, Joe Nick // Texas Monthly;Jan96, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p20
Offers a look at Rick Perry Commissioner of the Texas Department of Agriculture and his views on the Rio Grande Valley's 1995 cotton harvest. Boll weevil eradication program; What Perry is being blamed for.
- Perry Wins Republican Nomination for Texas Governor. Williamson, Richard // Bond Buyer;3/4/2010, Vol. 371 Issue 33276, p4
The article reports that Governor Rick Perry has won the Republican nomination to run for a third term in Texas.
- Perry brain feeze provides instructive speaking lessons. Rombel, Adam // Business Journal (Central New York);11/18/2011, Vol. 25 Issue 46, p24
In this article the author comments on U.S. Presidential candidate Rick Perry's speech at the Republican presidential debate in Michigan on November 9, 2011.
- And then there were only four. // Hays Free Press (Buda, TX);1/25/2012, Vol. 109 Issue 42, p3A
In this article the author discusses miscellaneous issues related to Texas including decision of governor Rick Perry to end his presidential campaign, decline in unemployment and Texas Land commissioner Jerry Patterson's effort to unite states to oppose government's plan about endangered species.
- New governor's website launched. // Lakelander (Whitney, TX);9/17/2008, Vol. 22 Issue 38, p5
The article reports on the launching of the new website of Governor Rick Perry in Austin, Texas.