July 25-- The Atlanta Business Chronicle reports....
"Another Republican has entered the crowded race to succeed retiring U.S. Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga.
Businessman David Perdue announced Wednesday that he will seek the GOP nomination in next year’s primary. Perdue, a cousin of former Gov. Sonny Perdue, had been expected to join the contest since forming an exploratory committee in May.
Perdue, a native of Macon, Ga., has served as senior vice president of Asia operations for Sara Lee, president and CEO of Reebok and chairman and CEO of Dollar General."