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Ross Perot

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Ross Perot's 1992 run for president on Face the Nation

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Ross Perot battles Al Gore in 1993 NAFTA debate

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Former presidential candidate Ross Perot's legacy on American politics

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Ross Perot, former presidential candidate, dies at age 89

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Archives: Ross Perot Jokes at Debate with Bush, Clinton

Henry Ross Perot was an American business magnate, billionaire, philanthropist, and politician. He was the founder and chief executive officer of Electronic Data Systems and Perot Systems. He ran an independent presidential campaign in 1992 and a third-party campaign in 1996, establishing the Reform Party in the latter election. Both campaigns were among the strongest presidential showings by a third party or independent candidate in US history.