Office of the Governor Rick Perry

Statement by Gov. Perry on the Passing of Former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher

Monday, April 08, 2013  •  Austin, Texas  •  Press Release

Gov. Rick Perry released the following statement regarding the passing of former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher:

"The passing of Prime Minister Thatcher marks the end of an era in which bold conservative values faced down tyranny and oppression to open the doors of freedom and democracy for countless people around the world. Prime Minister Thatcher served with grace, dignity and an "iron" will. Her legacy will inspire new generations to embrace the conservative principles that promote political and economic freedom. Please join Anita and me in sending our thoughts and prayers to Prime Minister Thatcher's family."

Learn more about:
Governor's Initiatives »
Connect With Us
Texas Governor's Office on Google+Google+ Texas Governor's Office on LinkedInLinkedIn Texas Governor's Office YouTube ChannelYouTube Sign Up For Email Updates - Opens New WindowEmail Texas Governor's Office Flickr Photo StreamFlickr RSS FeedsRSS Feeds FlipboardFlipboard InstagramInstagram
Related News
December 16, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Press Release
Statement by Gov. Perry on Chanukah
December 01, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Press Release
Statement by Gov. Perry on the Passing of Betty King
September 24, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Press Release
Statement by Gov. Perry in Recognition of Rosh Hashanah
September 11, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Press Release
Statement by Gov. Perry on September 11th Anniversary
View News Archive »