REPORT: Trump makes surprise visit to RNC amid massive fundraising haul update

FEBRUARY 13, 2020

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President Trump on Thursday made a surprise trip to the Republican National Committee (RNC) annex office in Arlington, Va., to thank campaign officials.

The president’s visit to the Arlington office, which also house Trump campaign staffers, came late Thursday morning and was not listed on the White House schedule issued Wednesday evening. White House senior adviser Jared Kushner and Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale were also seen leaving the White House with Trump for the meetings.

The article goes on to state the following:

Trump is also expected to hold a meeting with New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) in the Oval Office later Thursday afternoon that will be closed to press.

Thursday morning the Trump campaign and the GOP both announced a massive fundraising haul for the month of January. The Associated Press reported:

Pro-Trump groups raised more than $60 million in January and have more than $200 million on hand for this year’s general election, shattering fundraising records on the path toward a goal of raising $1 billion this cycle.

“Thanks to the leadership of @GOPChairwoman PLUS the enthusiasm for @realDonaldTrump, we’re continuing to SHATTER fundraising records!” the GOP tweeted.

Trump campaign national press secretary Kaleigh McEnany posted a press release and tweeted:

[email protected] & the @GOP continue to break fundraising records, driven by the evident and unprecedented enthusiasm for @realDonaldTrump‼️

💥 $60.6 million raised in January
💥 Over $200 million cash on hand
💥 Over $525 million raised since early 2019

Tim Murtaugh, Director of Communications for the Trump campaign, tweeted the following new data Thursday morning:

New year, same juggernaut of @realDonaldTrump’s re-election campaign. Over $60 million raised just in January by the campaign, @GOP and joint committees. Over $200 million cash on hand. Over $525 million raised since the beginning of 2019. Wow.

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