Tim Pawlenty's ties to "Swift Boat" Bob Perry

By Delal Pektas and Kelsey Sheehy

Texas donor of "Swift Boat" fame has long come to Tim Pawlenty's aid

Excerpts from this story referencing "Bob J. Perry":

"… ng for a presidential candidate: a hand in the pocket of Texas billionaire Bob J. Perry.Perry, a homebuilding tycoon with a $600 million fortune, is a high roller …"

Donor profile: Bob Perry

By Alexandra Duszak

Quick stats on the biggest financial backers of Election 2012.

Conservative donor Bob Perry gives big to Pawlenty, Romney — and Rick Perry

By Aaron Mehta

Texas homebuilder is already making a mark on 2012 cycle with half-million dollar contributions