"I am a small business owner, I'm in the agri-business…That's about as blind a trust as you can get. We trust in the Lord for rain and many other things."

Back in 2002, a racially divisive fertilizer and trucking magnate shocked the political world by winning Georgia's governorship, after being down in the polls the entire campaign. As governor, Sonny Perdue refused to divest himself of his companies, declaring the above quote.,