Texas governor Rick Perry speaks on June 18, 2011 in New Orleans, Louisiana.
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August 10, 2011 The Texas governor is widely expected to enter the presidential race this weekend, and once he does, the strength of his Texas-sized fundraising machine will likely reboot the race for the Republican nomination.
January 25, 2011 Washington's corporate lobbyists are seeking out new GOP lawmakers, raising money for them. NPR's Peter Overby gave a glimpse of how the process works.
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