“If Mickey Mouse were running against Obama, I'd be supporting him.”
–Roger Pechuls, a retired restaurant supply executive from Newport Beach, who contributed $500 to Herman Cain in October, $500 to Newt Gingrich
in November, $1,000 to Rick Santorum in January–and who now supports Mitt Romney for president.
Pechuls pops up in a California Watch piece about Golden State Republicans having already pumped more than $26.6 million into the prolonged fight for the GOP presidential nomination despite our primary being two months away.
Californians have given another $11.4 million to
conservative super political action committees, the independent, foundation-supported investigative journalists calculate.