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  •  The number I'm finding is $28,500 from the (4+ / 0-)
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    Merck PAC. What is also of interest is that Perry's former COS Mike Toomey was a lobbyist for Merck when the executive order was signed.

    Someone will do some more exploring on this issue. Corporate PACS are rarely the greatest conduit to a politician from a company.

    What did the executives from Merck donate out of their personal funds???? I'd be looking there also.

    Wonders are many, but none so wonderful as man.

    by Morgan Sandlin on Wed Sep 14, 2011 at 02:59:08 AM PDT

    •  Interesting.... (1+ / 0-)
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      "Toomey now is helping run the political action committee Make Us Great Again, which is taking unlimited campaign contributions to aid Perry's presidential campaign."

      USA Today

      Wonders are many, but none so wonderful as man.

      by Morgan Sandlin on Wed Sep 14, 2011 at 03:07:26 AM PDT

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