From Ross Perot to Donald Trump - The Nation
From Ross Perot to Donald TrumpThe Nation NewspaperFor instance, in analyzing the 1992 presidential elections, he argues that the most significant feature of that contest was not the victory of Bill Clinton over George Bush, but the performance of Ross Perot, who as an independent candidate won 19% of ...
Posted on 18 November 2016 | 3:12 pm
When Was the Last Time a Third Party
Heavy.comWhen Was the Last Time a Third Party Candidate Won a State?Heavy.comAlthough no third-party candidate has won a single electoral vote since Wallace, Independent Ross Perot took a bigger chunk of the popular vote in the 1992 election than Wallace did in 1968. In 1992, Perot earned 19.7 million votes, or 18.9 percent of ...
Posted on 8 November 2016 | 8:24 am
From Ross Perot to Mitt Romney, Where Are
Inside EditionFrom Ross Perot to Mitt Romney, Where Are the Failed Presidential Candidates Today?Inside EditionFrom those who came close to those who went down in flames, many have tried and failed to become president of the United States. So where are they now? Read: Former Presidents, Hollywood Stars Gather to Say Goodbye to Nancy Reagan. Republicans.and more »
Posted on 8 November 2016 | 8:23 am
Osama bin Laden's cane, other objects of H.
Dallas NewsOsama bin Laden's cane, other objects of H. Ross Perot's affection get fitting showcaseDallas NewsFor the last three years, H. Ross Perot's five children, led by daughter Carolyn Rathjen, have been working with a key exhibit designer of the Perot Museum of Nature and Science to build a fitting showcase for their father's personal accomplishments ...and more »
Posted on 4 November 2016 | 2:58 pm
Ross Perot Jr.'s Hillwood Properties to
Ross Perot Jr.'s Hillwood Properties to relocate headquarters to ...Dallas Business JournalRoss Perot Jr.'s Hillwood Properties plans to relocate its corporate headquarters nearly two decades after setting up shop in Fort Worth's AllianceTexas.and more »
Posted on 3 November 2016 | 4:56 am
Perot inspires Scouts to be good leaders
Staff photo by Jerry Habraken • Guest of honor Ross Perot speaks to the crowd Saturday morning during the opening ceremony of the 2015 Scout-O-Rama at Spring Lake Park.
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 9:39 pm
Ross Perot honored at 2015 Scout-O-Rama
Billionaire former presidential nominee Ross Perot gave the keynote speech at the Texarkana Scout-O-Rama. Perot said "The Boy Scout oath.
Posted on 11 April 2015 | 7:00 pm
Largest Scout-O-Rama event will feature the
The area's most famous Eagle Scout and Texarkana native, Ross Perot, will attend this year's Scout-O-Rama event.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 2:23 pm
More Independents Than Democrats or
Linda Killian: A Pew Research Center survey confirms a trend years in the making: More people consider themselves politically independent than identify with the Republican or Democratic parties.
Posted on 10 April 2015 | 7:31 am
Scout-O-Rama starts Saturday
Caddo Area Council Boy Scout showcase Scout-O-Rama takes place from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Spring Lake Park, and Texarkana native Ross Perot is scheduled to sp...
Posted on 9 April 2015 | 11:01 pm
Among the Trumpies
In 1992, Luntz worked for Ross Perot’s third party campaign for president. Perot got 19 percent of the vote in the general election. “This is much deeper and intense that [it was for] Perot,” Luntz said. And a majority of the 29 said they’d stick ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 3:43 am
The Trump phenomenon and the European
Several commentators have linked Trump to Ross Perot, another goofy-looking billionaire with an anti-establishment appeal. This discussion is particularly focused on Trump’s chances as a third party candidate, a possibility that he has not explicitly ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 2:20 am
Republican Pollster Frank Luntz Is 'Shaking'
"This is a different cat," Luntz added. "It's not like Ross Perot in 1992, where people were simply unhappy with the two major parties; they're choosing Trump affirmatively. Honestly, my legs are shaking looking at these numbers. All those people who think ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 1:10 am
Sanders the populist, Trump the fascist:
Ironically, though Trump would deny it, this sort of ideologically heterodox mix of issues was similarly embodied by Ross Perot, who drew equally from Democrats and Republicans, as Rachel Maddow exhaustively explained last month. Trump mistakenly portrayed ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 12:24 am
Who Are Donald Trump’s Supporters?
Will Trump be this cycle’s Ross Perot, Ralph Nader, or Ron Paul? So that leaves us to contemplate what will happen if Trump doesn’t get the nomination. Will he be this cycle’s Ross Perot, who runs a third-party campaign and scoops up such a large ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 10:10 pm
Texas rethinking its testing, curriculum
The federal No Child Left Behind law was born in Texas, and billionaire Ross Perot first rallied big business to support tougher standardized testing and high school graduation standards here nearly three decades ago.
Posted on 12 April 2013 | 11:45 am
Ross Perot memoir coming out in January
H. Ross Perot is again getting down to brass tacks — this time in print.
Posted on 25 September 2012 | 6:33 am
Perot: Time will show impact of tea party
Texas billionaire Ross Perot said Tuesday that the national tea party movement seems to be doing well but that time will tell how it will affect the country, government and November elections.
Posted on 20 April 2010 | 6:02 pm
Analysis: 'Tea Party' is democracy at work
First, the independent Ross Perot contingent. Then, the liberal "netroots" mobilization. Now, the conservative "tea party" coalition.
Posted on 7 February 2010 | 9:24 am
Perot pledges $6.1M to Army college in
Texas billionaire and two-time presidential candidate Ross Perot has pledged $6.1 million to a private foundation to pay for programs at the Army's Command and General Staff College in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.
Posted on 6 November 2009 | 1:13 pm