Trump’s Private Business Collects $25,000 Of Campaign Money From Alabama Congressman

Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala)., speaks in Washington, at a Jan 6, 2021 rally in support of President Donald Trump called the “Save America Rally.”

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The Senate campaign for Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) spent about $25,000 at former President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago club in the second quarter of 2021, according to a report filed Thursday with the Federal Election Commission. 

Brooks’ campaign paid $19,000 to Mar-a-Lago in April and another $6,500 in June for facility rentals and catering. The two disbursements comprise all of the campaign’s spending on events over that three-month period. They appear to be the Brooks campaign’s first expenses at a Trump property (dating back through his inaugural House campaign in 2010). 

On April 7, Trump endorsed Brooks, who was the first member of Congress to publicly announce a challenge to Joe Biden’s victory, Forbes has previously reported. Just last week, Brooks…

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