Kanye West’s run for president was slowed down with lawsuits, dangerous press and Twitter rants. Now it’s being reported the rapper spent over $12 million of his personal cash.
Based on his last Federal Election Commission report, the 43-year-old spent $13.2 million and $12.5 million of his personal cash to run for president. The report claims he spent $7.5 million on charges associated to efforts to get his identify on the poll in a number of states, $210,544 on a two-page advert in The New York Occasions one week forward of the election and $918,130 on marketing campaign attire on Election Day.
Kanye acquired roughly 66,000 votes.
Kanye, who said he never voted, introduced his run for president through Twitter on July 4. He sued many states to get on the poll after lacking a number of deadlines and was additionally accused of working with GOP operatives.
West’s working mate was 57-year-old Michelle Tidball. Based on Forbes, she lives in Wyoming, described herself as a “biblical life coach” and in a bible teleconference stated that she doesn’t “watch information.”