Exclusive: RNC seeking to raise at least $60 mln to fund Trump legal challenges - sources

By Jarrett Renshaw and Aram Roston (Reuters) - The Republican National Committee has reached out donors as it seeks to raise at least $60 million to fund legal challenges brought by President Donald Trump over the results of the U.S. presidential election, two sources familiar with the matter said.

Reuters November 07, 2020 02:11:11 IST
Exclusive: RNC seeking to raise at least $60 mln to fund Trump legal challenges - sources

Exclusive RNC seeking to raise at least 60 mln to fund Trump legal challenges  sources

By Jarrett Renshaw and Aram Roston

(Reuters) - The Republican National Committee has reached out donors as it seeks to raise at least $60 million to fund legal challenges brought by President Donald Trump over the results of the U.S. presidential election, two sources familiar with the matter said.

The Trump campaign has filed lawsuits in several states following the Nov. 3 election pitting the president against Democrat Joe Biden.

“They want $60 million,” said a Republican donor who received solicitations from the RNC.

(Reporting by Jarrett Renshaw and Aram Roston; Writing by Noeleen Walder; Editing by Jonathan Oatis)

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