Office of the Governor Rick Perry

Statement by Gov. Rick Perry on Motorola Mobility’s Major Jobs Announcement in North Texas

Wednesday, May 29, 2013  •  Austin, Texas  •  Press Release

Gov. Rick Perry today issued the following statement on Motorola Mobility's announcement that it will create 2,000 jobs at its new Texas manufacturing facility, which according to the company will produce the first smartphone that is designed, engineered and assembled in the U.S.:

"Motorola Mobility's decision to manufacture its new smartphone and create thousands of new jobs in Texas is great news for our growing state. Our strong, healthy economy, built on a foundation of low taxes, smart regulation, fair legal system and a skilled workforce is attracting companies from across the country and around the world that want to be a part of the rising Texas success story."

Governor's Initiatives:
Economic Development »
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 RSS FeedsPodcasts InstagramInstagram
Related News
April 21, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Press Release
Gov. Perry to Meet with Business Leaders in New York City
April 03, 2014 • Katy, Texas • Speech
Gov. Perry Remarks at GEICO Ribbon-Cutting
April 01, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Press Release
ICYMI: Dallas Fed Report Finds Texas Leads in Job Creation at All Pay Levels
March 28, 2014 • Austin, Texas • Press Release
Statement by Gov. Perry on February 2014 Texas Job Growth
View News Archive »