Quote:In the late '90s, federal law enforcement authorities investigated allegations that Perry had engaged in insider trading, sources involved in the inquiry tell The Huffington Post.Read more: www.huffingtonpost.com
On Jan. 24, 1996, Perry purchased 2,800 shares of stock in a company, Kinetic Concepts, Inc., owned by a San Antonio businessman soon to be one of Perry's top donors, James Leininger. It was great timing. Later that day, a group of investors bought up 2.2 million shares in the company, sending the price soaring and netting Perry a nice gain.
Never cared much for him, came off like a real bullshiter and I'm glad to see him take his suit and Cowboy boots back to Armadillo Texas and stay there, the last thing anyone needs is someone in the oval office with a bigger thirst for big pharma protien shakes than the current bunch of "professional politicians"