Some of the $107 million in donations Trump’s inaugural committee received were reportedly spent in odd ways
|01/15/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
- President Donald Trump’s inauguration in 2017 drew more than $100 million in donations, according to interviews and documents reviewed by The New York Times.
- The record-breaking $107 million in contributions from private donors amounted to at least twice that of Trump’s predecessors.
- Expenses for the estimated 20 events around the Capitol reportedly included $10,000 spent on makeup services for 20 aides, and $30,000 to cover the daily expenses of contract staffers.
- About $6.4 million in potential hotel-room revenue was lost when a number of rooms booked by the Republican National Committee were left vacant after guests acquired housing accommodations elsewhere, The Times reported.
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