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Governor Perry Honoring Oil Spill Victims Sunday, June 27

In honor of the lives impacted by the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, Texas Governor Rick Perry has proclaimed Sunday, June 27 as a Day of Prayer in Texas.

“I am joining Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal, Mississippi Governor Haley Barbour and Alabama Governor Bob Riley in declaring June 27th a day of prayer to honor those who lost their lives and the many who have lost their livelihood as a result of this tragedy,” said Governor Perry in a statement.

In that statement, the governor “urges Texans of all faiths and religious traditions to offer prayer for the healing of individuals, the rebuilding of communities and the restoration of the entire Gulf Coast environment in the wake of this disaster.”

To read the proclamation, click on the link below.

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