1. Texas Gov. Rick Perry is trying to convince electric carmaker Tesla to come to his state.
2. The company is headquartered in Palo Alto, Calif., and is planning to build a “gigafactory” that would employ 6,500 people. Arizona, Nevada, New Mexico and Texas, are the top locations, according to the Arizona Republic.
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3. Perry showed how much he wants Tesla in Texas by driving one around Sacramento Tuesday.
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