The Fix: Bob Perry

‘Swift Boat’ donor gives $3 million to pro-Romney super PAC

Texas homebuilder Bob Perry, who came to national prominence during the 2004 campaign for helping fund the Swift Boat Veterans for Truth, donated $3 million in February to Restore Our Future, a super PAC supporting former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney.

Perry’s donation accounted for nearly half of the $6.4 million raised by Restore Our Future last month. The group spent nearly twice as much as it raised and had $10.5 million in the bank as of March 1.

Restore Our Future filed its financial report with the Federal Election Commission on Tuesday.

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