In his first 100 days Trump raises $13m for 2020 reelectionStaff Writer | April 17, 2017
Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump, though he has not yet wrapped up his first 100 days in his first term, have raised more than $13 million for his reelection campaign in the first quarter of 2017.
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The early campaign money was raised throughout three committees, separately named the Trump Victory, Donald J. Trump for President, and Trump Make America Great Again, the FEC filings show.
The FEC data suggest much of the money came from sales of Trump-branded merchandise such as T-shirts and red hats at Trump's inauguration in January.
The three Trump committees spent roughly $4.7 million on Trump-branded hats, T-shirts, mugs and stickers, according to a Politico report.
The Republican National Committee says it raised another $41.3 million in the first three months of the year, but as of Sunday, it had yet to file its final FEC report of the quarter. ■