Venture capitalist as well as Republican megadonor Peter Thiel dropped $250,000 into President Donald Trump’s joint fundraising committee, according to a brand-new Federal Election Commission filing.
Thiel made the contribution to the Trump Victory Committee in July. the idea marked the 1st time since the 2016 presidential election of which the conservative philanthropist donated to the organization, which benefits the Republican National Committee as well as the president’s own re-election campaign.
The committee raised just over $2 million through July through late September. the idea also received big contributions through longtime Trump attorney Marc Kasowitz, who gave $50,000, as well as United States Steel Corp., which donated $100,000. Trump brought in more than $18 million through his two joint fundraising committees as well as campaign committee the third quarter.