Politics & Government

April 7, 2010

In race for NASCAR voters, Texas Gov. Perry sponsors Labonte's car

Gov. Rick Perry is revving up to reach out to voters at the Texas Motor Speedway next weekend. His re-election campaign is sponsoring native Texan Bobby Labonte's racecar — a Chevrolet Impala SS — for the Samsung Mobile 500 on April 18. Perry's name and campaign logo will be emblazoned across the No. 71 car at a cost of $225,000.

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