Office of the Governor Rick Perry

Statement on President Obama’s Visit to Texas

Monday, May 06, 2013  •  Austin, Texas  •  Press Release

Statement by Gov. Rick Perry's spokeswoman, Lucy Nashed, regarding President Barack Obama's visit to Texas this week:

"We welcome President Obama to Texas - he will find a state that has been very successful in creating jobs and a healthy state economy. Texas' combination of a balanced budget, low taxes, predictable regulations, meaningful tort reform and an education system that promotes the STEM fields and prepares our workforce to compete for the jobs of the future is a blueprint for job creation for other states and our nation."

 

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