Election 2016

July 25, 2011

Obama draws highest donations in Texas for presidential candidates

Gov. Rick Perry has not jumped into the race for the White House, but Texans have started weighing in with their pocketbooks. Texas political donors have already sent nearly $4 million to presidential candidates, including Democratic President Barack Obama and more than a half-dozen Republican challengers ranging from Mitt Romney to Ron Paul. Obama has gotten the most so far, slightly more than $1.4 million.

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