If you're a billionaire who wants to be President of the United States, you don't need "as much as" $60 million, much less spread out over the next three years. If you had a billion dollars, you'd only need to earn 2% interest on it to make "as much as" $60 million over three years.Yesterday at the Des Moines Register:
So, he's lying about believing he could win or about how much money he has, or both. Release the long-form financial disclosure or STFU, Chump.
New York billionaire Donald Trump told Iowa Republican leaders Friday that he was “very surprised and saddened” to hear that they canceled their June 10 fundraising dinner after he told them that he no longer planned to give the keynote speech.So... You figger he was getting paid for that speech?
The cancellation came after Trump stopped toying with a presidential bid Monday, then backed out of the speaking engagement on Thursday.
On Friday, apparently stung by criticism from the spurned Iowans, Trump offered to travel to Iowa and speak if the Republicans would change their minds and hold the dinner.
“I promise you that my speech will be fantastic. My word is my bond,” he wrote to Matt Strawn, chairman of the Iowa Republican Party.