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William P. Clements     William P. Clements
Full name: William P. Clements
Biography: Portraits of Texas Governors
Party:  Republican
Term as Governor: January 20, 1987 - January 15, 1991
January 16, 1979 - January 18, 1983

Legislative sessions as Governor: 
66 R.S. (January 9, 1979 - May 28, 1979)
67 R.S. (January 13, 1981 - June 1, 1981)
68 R.S. (January 11, 1983 - May 30, 1983)
70 R.S. (January 13, 1987 - June 1, 1987)
71 R.S. (January 10, 1989 - May 29, 1989)
72 R.S. (January 8, 1991 - May 27, 1991)

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Other elected state or federal offices held:

26 biographical clips about: Clements, William P. 'Bill,' Jr.
Executive Orders (131)
Messages (152)
Proclamations (23)
Speeches (9)
Vetoes  (264)
Other  (8)