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PolitiFact: Is Perdue right that few senators have 'real' business backgrounds?

Republican David Perdue is hoping to parlay his achievements in corporate America into a six-year term as a U.S. senator from Georgia.

At virtually every campaign stop since he announced his candidacy last year, Perdue has stressed his leadership at well-known corporations, including Sara Lee, Reebok and Dollar General.

"There are only about 10 people in the United States Senate who have any real business experience," Perdue said during a recent campaign swing through Middle Georgia.

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