RNC bought nearly $100,000 worth of copies of Trump Jr.’s new book

RNC bought nearly $100,000 worth of copies of Trump Jr.’s new book

The Republican National Committee (RNC) reportedly purchased nearly $100,000 worth of copies of Donald Trump Jr.’s book ’Triggered’. Federal Election Commission (FEC) filings show that on Oct. 29, the RNC paid $94,800 to Booksamillion.com for ’donor mementos’. An RNC official said there wasn’t ’a large bulk purchase’, but that it was ’ordering copies to keep up with demand’.

KCooper
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Paul C
Paul C 4 months

So?

cledge fenrir
cledge fenrir 4 months

Is this brought up because of the Democratic scandal of book sales. Think it was someone from Baltimore if I remember correctly

NPC411794
NPC411794 4 months

Leftist snarkiness begins in 3...2....1....

Miles O'Brien
Miles O'Brien 4 months

Best seller? #1 NY times? My Ass!

Jus Saying
Jus Saying 4 months

That's it, proof of collusion, corruption, racism, homophobia and ummm other stuff... sack him and impeach trump! In case you don't realise I'm joking.

MachoMaam
MachoMaam 4 months

RNC isn't run by Trump. This is stating facts like it should be a giant bombshell.

Got Truth
Got Truth 4 months

Hmm, maybe I should buy it too.

6Million$Mansplainer
6Million$Mansplainer 4 months

$100k is nothing. Most of these "career" public servants will make that in 1-2 speaking engagements. Sorry, Orange man bad, so orange son bad, so book bad. My bad, NPC math is deep.

John W
John W 4 months

I heard the Russians bought them. or big foot can't remember exactly.

npc8472
npc8472 4 months

So by my estimate that's about 4k books. Probably going to be "gifts" to campaign donors or some such promotional deal.

david dindu
david dindu 4 months

looks impeachable

John W
John W 4 months

yea the Baltimore Mayor was selling books for influence, and actually many of books were paid for and never printed. https://www.baltimoresun.com/news/investigations/bs-md-ci-healthy-holly-20190323-story.html

IvoryDove
IvoryDove 4 months

Non-story about completely legal matter that even makes sense. It's not like he's running for mayor of Baltimore and public institutions that rely on his policies used public money to buy his books and then he laundered the money into his campaign. Why is this a story?

Ted Hill
Ted Hill 4 months

Yeah, I guess I would like to know why they made that purchase. Seems like a waste of money. Wonder if they got a discount.

Scott in FLorida
Scott in FLorida 4 months

Well it looks like this triggered the buzzfeed crew of propagandist in a big way. I have to wonder why the DNC buying "opposition research" created in the Ukraine by denounced foreign operativ steel on Trump from Fusion GPS did not trigger them like this?

JanitorJez Darkest Winter
JanitorJez Darkest Winter 4 months

"Everyone has a book in them and that, in most cases, is where it should stay." - Christopher Hitchens

porcus
porcus 4 months

Reported as duplicate of https://newsvoice.com/i/3987842

Shane Olson
Shane Olson 4 months

For any who are interested, the RNC does give copies of books to donors. They usually send an email around saying you get a copy of a book, sometimes signed, for donating a certain amount of money. It would only make sense that they have to buy the books or something like that. It’s not the political committees just giving money to people.

Paul C
Paul C 4 months

Actual unbiased reporting from CNN!!! https://www.cnn.com/2019/11/22/media/donald-trump-jr-book/index.html

Highlander
Highlander 4 months

Even if this was done to boost sales, which no doubt Dems will claim, considering the record campaign funds the Republicans have raised because of Trump. Also, Trump is not taking a salary for the job. Who the hell cares why the RNC bought the books. This story is another in a long line of nothing burgers

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