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David Smetana Financial Support: Donald Trump Presidential campaigns are hard fought wars waged directly in the view of the media. In many facets these races dictate on a much less violent sense, the same principles of war. They must have a cause, they must have sides fighting for or against that cause, and they must have financial backing to sustain the battle. Without financial stability to maintain the fight, candidates would crumble. That raises a very interesting question; how much does it take to maintain a year or two-year campaign? Donald Trump, currently the Republican party representative, is a self-made billionaire. While most would think Trump would strictly use his wealth and assets to feed the duration of the race, they would be mistaken. Through personal investments, fundraising, and other contributions, the Trump campaign is alive and well. The money is being put to a great cause, as he has currently positioned himself in the final stretch, as he and Hillary Clinton are currently contending for that final prize, president of the United States of America. When one decides to run for a position such as the president of the United States, they must understand exactly what goes along with that type of responsibility. Aside from being the center of attention, and establishing your name as a prominent figure in the media; these candidates also must realize the type of financial backing they must have to endure a process of this magnitude. Donald Trump, nearly one year ago to date, announced that he would be running for the position of president, and that he would be representing the Republican Party. When he announced, Trump knew that he had nearly endless funds, from his own estate. With that in
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