H.Ross Perot, Dies at 89

H.Ross Perot, Dies at 89
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Billionaire and former Presidential Candidate H. Ross Perot has died at 89.   He succumbed after a five month battle with Leukemia.

The Texas Billionaire ran for US President back in 1992 and his candidacy garnered 19% of the popular vote; the largest third-party share in US history.

That was the year the George H.W. Bush lost to Bill Clinton.  Republicans never forgave Perot for running, and blamed his 19% vote for Bush's loss.

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    TSlinger · 7 days ago
    Last man I ever voted for for prez.
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    Jill Hart · 7 days ago
    And some of us blame bush for Perot's loss
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      Paul Lambert · 7 days ago
      Yes, and I think that was fair enough. I liked old Ross, and I will remember him fondly.
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    Steve Roberts · 7 days ago
    RIP H. Ross Perot.