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Tue Mar 20, 2012, 08:59 PM

Swiftboat financier gives $3 Million to Romney SuperPAC

A reclusive Texas homebuilder who helped finance the “Swift Boat Veterans” attacks against Democratic presidential candidate John Kerry in 2004 contributed nearly half of the $6.4 million raised by a super PAC backing Mitt Romney last month.

Bob Perry, owner of the Houston-area custom homebuilder Perry Homes and a longtime backer of conservative causes, gave $3 million last month to the pro-Romney super PAC Restore Our Future, according to a report filed Tuesday with the Federal Election Commission.

Perry has been a prolific donor to Republican candidates and causes this election cycle, having previously given $1 million to the same pro-Romney super PAC, as well as $100,000 to a super PAC that backed Texas Gov. Rick Perry and $2.5 million to American Crossroads, the Republican super PAC founded by Karl Rove.


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liberal N proud Mar 2012 OP
Justice wanted Mar 2012 #1

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Tue Mar 20, 2012, 09:06 PM

1. ANOTHER reason way Citizens United must be turned over ASAP

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