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The cowboy corporatist rides to the rescue

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"I'm a pro-business governor -- I don't make any apologies about it," Rick Perry told the crowds in Iowa this week. He's right, but we can get more specific. Perry is pro-Merck, pro-Boeing, pro-Mesa Wind, pro-Texas Instruments, pro-Convergen, and pro-dozens of businesses that donate to his campaigns and hire his aides as lobbyists. Perry promises to "get Americans back to work," but his...