James Richard Perry is an American politician who is the 14th and current United States Secretary of Energy, serving in the Trump Administration. Prior to his cabinet position, Perry served as the 47th Governor of Texas from December 2000 to January 2015. A Republican, he was elected Lieutenant Governor of Texas in 1998 and assumed the governorship in December 2000 when then-governor George W. Bush resigned to become President of the United States. Wikipedia*
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Rick Perry has 105 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1992 Convention as a Secretary for the Texas Department of Agriculture. The year with the most videos was 2011 with 27 videos as a Governor for Texas. Most appearances with Rick Santorum (11), Newt Gingrich (8), Bobby Jindal (8). Most common tags: Road to the White House, Perry, Republican Party.
R December 21, 2000 - January 20, 2015 Videos: 95 Presidential Candidate,
R-United States - c. July 21, 2016 Videos: 2 Chair, Republican Governors Association c. January 1, 2007 - c. December 31, 2008 Videos: 2 Secretary, Texas Department of Agriculture
R January 15, 1991 - January 19, 1999 Videos: 1 Lieutenant Governor, Texas
R January 19, 1999 - December 21, 2000 Videos: 0