“I’ll also be doing Zoom calls, one-on-one meetings, autographing memorabilia and so much more,” Mr. Trump The video explains.

Before his announcement, the former president held $100 million in several political accounts. However, none of these accounts were used to finance his presidency. of That money might be used to directly finance his candidacy.

Mr. Trump’s aides released, to a friendly Twitter user, a video of In which the ex-president promises that he will crackdown on online censorship, if he is elected president. However, Mr. Trump’s direct pitch for the trading cards underscored how secondary his campaign for president has seemed to his personal efforts over the last month.

For over a day, Republicans (and even some Democrats) speculated on what Mr. Trump It is possible that he had planned to make a major announcement about his campaign, or his race to be the House speaker. It was obvious that the final announcement caused disbelief.

Selling the cards by the company NFT According to public records, INT L.L.C. was established in Delaware in February. According to the trading card website, the company address corresponds with a mailbox at a Park City UPS Store.

The company states on the website that they are “not owned, managed or controlled by Donald J. Trump” It uses his name, likeness, and image. “under paid license” CIC Digital L.L.C. was founded in April 2021 and is located at the address below. Trump According to public records, International Golf Club is located in West Palm Beach. The public record shows that Nick Luna is an assistant of Mr. TrumpJohn Marion, one of the former president’s lawyers, as directors.

In a short interview, Mr. Luna stated that CIC Ventures was set up in part to manage Mr. Trump’s paid speeches but that he had not been involved with the company for more than a year.