Office of the Governor Rick Perry

Governor Perry gives his 2009 State of the State Address

Tuesday, January 27, 2009  •  Austin, Texas

Lt. Governor David Dewhurst and Speaker Joe Straus open for Governor Rick Perry, who gives his 2009 State of the State Address.

AUSTIN – In light of a bleak national economy that is beginning to impact Texas, Gov. Rick Perry today called on legislators in his State of the State address to stay the course with proven fiscal principles and policy initiatives that have made Texas the number one job creator in the nation.

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