Names in the News: Bob J. Perry: Top Texas Donor Adds His Two cents to the Presidential Election Debate
Publication Date: August 2004
Publisher(s): National Institute on Money in State Politics (U.S.)
Author(s): Mark Dixon
Texas homebuilder Bob J. Perry is in the news with his financing of a TV ad questioning presidential candidate John Kerry's Vietnam War record. But the ad isn't his first foray into politics. Perry has supported state-level candidates and party committees with nearly $5.5 million in campaign contributions since 1998.