Karl Rove, President George W. Bush's top political adviser, helped Assemblyman Tom Berryhill of Modesto raise more than $200,000 at a Tuesday night fund-raiser.
Rove used a one-hour speech to cast Bush "as a decisive leader with moral clarity" whose decisions would be viewed favorably in history.
Berryhill is running for the Senate seat held by Dave Cogdill of Modesto.
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