GOP Megadonor Who Backed Haley Now Funding Trump

Posted 48 days ago


A significant financier of Nikki Haley’s presidential run is now throwing his weight behind former President Donald Trump.

The invitation said President Trump will be in attendance, along with Sen. Tim Scott (R-S. C.), North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum, and businessman Vivek Ramaswamy, all of whom were candidates in the 2024 Republican presidential primary.

Mr. Stephens, CEO of Stephens Inc., along with some of his relatives, was a significant backer of former U. S. Ambassador to the U.N.’s bid for the GOP’s 2024 presidential nomination.

Mr. Stephens’ inclusion in the list of co-chairs—which includes GOP donor heavyweights like Robert Bigelow, Robert Mercer, and Steve Wynn—is a critical conversion for President Trump’s campaign.

Mr. Palmer has also donated to a fund that backed President Trump’s previous reelection effort called America First Action.... (Read more)

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