Trump to raise $5M in California: report

Trump to raise $5M in California: report
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpScarborough mocks 'Deflection Don' over transgender troop ban Pelosi condemns Trump's 'cowardly, disgusting' ban on transgender troops Trump moves to ban most transgender people from serving in military MORE is expected to raise $5 million for his 2020 reelection campaign and for the Republican National Committee (RNC) at a fundraiser in Los Angeles on Tuesday. 

The Los Angeles Times reported that 90 people are expected to attend the fundraiser in Beverly Hills, which will occur during Trump's first trip to California since taking the White House.

Attendees are expected to contribute a minimum of $35,000, but can give up to $250,000 in exchange for a roundtable discussion and photo with Trump.


The fundraiser is being hosted by RNC Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, Finance Chairman Todd Ricketts and Deputy Finance Chairman Elliott Broidy, according to the LA Times.

The president's trip to California will begin in San Diego, where Trump will visit the U.S.-Mexico border to see prototypes of his long-promised border wall.

California is among the bluest states in the country. Former Democratic presidential candidate Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonRepublicans invest nearly 0,000 in red Arizona district Al Franken: Sessions firing McCabe ‘is hypocrisy at its worst’ Papadopoulos encouraged by Trump campaign staffer to make contact with Russians: report MORE beat Trump in the state by more than 4 million votes in the 2016 election.