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How Trump And The GOP Moved $8.1 Million Of Donor Money Into The President’s Business
• October 21, 2020 1:14 PM
When Donald Trump announced that he was running for president in 2015, he promised he would pay for his own campaign. “I don’t need anybody’s money,” the billionaire said. “I’m using my own money. I’m not using the lobbyists. I’m not using donors. I don’t care. I’m really rich.”
Administration officials alarmed by White House push to fast track lucrative 5G spectrum contract, sources say
• October 20, 2020 1:25 PM
Senior officials throughout various departments and agencies of the Trump administration tell CNN they are alarmed at White House pressure to grant what would essentially be a no-bid contract to lease the Department of Defense's mid-band spectrum -- premium real estate for the booming and lucrative 5G market -- to Rivada Networks, a company in which prominent Republicans and supporters of President Donald Trump have investments.