Trump to hold Hamptons fundraisers; top ticket is $250K: report

Trump to hold Hamptons fundraisers; top ticket is $250K: report
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump endorses former White House physician Ronny Jackson for Congress Newly released emails reveal officials' panic over loss of credibility after Trump's Dorian claims Lindsey Graham thanks Trump, bemoans 'never-ending bull----' at South Carolina rally  MORE will headline two campaign fundraisers on Friday in the Hamptons on Long Island, where wealthy campaign contributors will pay up to $250,000 for invitations to a private roundtable with Trump.

The Washington Post reported Tuesday that invitations to the events, which are set to be hosted at the homes of two New York real estate developers, one of whom owns the Miami Dolphins, indicated that guests at the first event would be able to donate $250,000 for the opportunity to have a private discussion with the president.


A smaller package for the Friday luncheon going for $100,000 includes lunch and a photo-op with the president, according to the Post.

The money raised at Friday's events will go toward Trump Victory, a fundraising committee for the  Republican National Committee (RNC) and the Trump 2020 campaign.

Several top members of the administration and allies of the president are slated to be in attendance as well, according to the Post: Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamMSNBC's Chris Matthews confuses South Carolina Democratic Senate candidate with GOP's Tim Scott Lindsey Graham thanks Trump, bemoans 'never-ending bull----' at South Carolina rally  The Hill's Morning Report — Presented by Facebook — Washington, Wall Street on edge about coronavirus MORE (R-S.C.), Rep. Lee ZeldinLee ZeldinSanders: 'Unfair to simply say everything is bad' in Cuba under Castro Trump allies blast Romney over impeachment vote: 'A sore loser' Overnight Health Care — Presented by Partnership for America's Health Care Future — Democrats seek to preempt Trump message on health care | E-cigarette executives set for grilling | Dems urge emergency funding for coronavirus MORE (R-N.Y.), RNC Chairwoman Ronna Romney McDaniel, Treasury Secretary Steven MnuchinSteven Terner MnuchinOn The Money: Stocks have worst week in a decade on coronavirus fears | Fed chief hints at rate cut | Trump pushes central bank for action | Kudlow advises investors to 'think about buying the dip' Warren asks administration for assurances that sanctions aren't hindering coronavirus containment in Iran IRS releases data through first four weeks of tax-filing season MORE and members of the Trump family.

The Trump campaign did not immediately return a request for comment on the fundraiser from The Hill.

The president bashed Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonWatch live: Trump holds a rally in South Carolina On the ground at CPAC: Republicans see Sanders as formidable foe Home state candidates risk losing primaries MORE and other rivals in 2016 for relying on large campaign contributions and super PACs for donations and largely self-funded his 2016 campaign for president.