President Bush’s top fundraisers are favoring Mitt Romney over Rick Perry, but many remain on the sidelines:
About 80 former top Bush fundraisers have donated the maximum $2,500 allowed by law to Mr. Romney’s 2012 campaign, according to the Wall Street Journal. About 40 former Bush “bundlers” have contributed to Perry.
But most of donors who were a part of Bush’s legendary political fundraising machine are still on the fence in 2012. Of the 550 people who raised at least $100,000 apiece for Bush’s re-election campaign in 2004, around 400 haven’t contributed to any of the Republicans running for president this election.
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