Trump fundraiser at Trump Hotel charges $100k per person

Trump fundraiser at Trump Hotel charges $100k per person
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpLondon terror suspect’s children told authorities he complained about Trump: inquiry The Memo: Tide turns on Kavanaugh Trump to nominate retiring lawmaker as head of trade agency MORE on Wednesday night will attend a fundraiser at Trump International Hotel that is charging $100,000 per person. 

The money will go towards Trump Victory, a joint fundraising committee for the president's 2020 presidential campaign and the Republican National Committee (RNC). 

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Attendees must donate the $100,000 sum in order to gain entrance to a closed-door roundtable event with the president, but they also have the option of donating $70,000 for a photo opportunity with the president or $35,000 to attend a dinner at the hotel where Trump will speak, the Wall Street Journal reported

The price is higher than the typical campaign event, but is not unheard of.

In 2016, then-Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonHillicon Valley: Trump's exclusive interview with Hill.TV | Trump, intel officials clash over Russia docs | EU investigating Amazon | Military gets new cyber authority | Flynn sentencing sparks new questions about Mueller probe READ: President Trump’s exclusive interview with Hill.TV Keeping up with Michael Avenatti MORE charged at least $100,000 per head for a fundraising dinner in Nebraska. Former President Obama in 2012 headlined fundraising events that cost upwards of $35,800 per person

The event is being hosted by RNC Chairwoman Ronna McDanielRonna Romney McDanielTrump fundraiser at Trump Hotel charges 0k per person GOP chairwoman accuses Scarborough of using 9/11 to 'score political points' White House changed cellphone policy after Omarosa recording in Situation Room: report MORE and National Finance Chairman Todd Ricketts. 

Trump has long attracted scrutiny for hosting campaign events at his own properties, including Trump International Hotel in Washington, D.C. 

His re-election campaign in 2018 has spent around $1 million at Trump-owned properties, including $113,000 at his hotel in Washington, the Journal reported.

Updated at 4:33 p.m.