Vet behind ‘build the wall’ GoFundMe hits back at fund claims

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The groups are run by veterans. to hire private contractors and build the wall themselves, rebranding the fundraiser as “We Build the Wall.” Under GoFundMe rules, that meant the donors got their.

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Donations to the viral GoFundMe campaign set up by a veteran to raise funds to pay for the border wall have slowed to a trickle, but the campaign has so far raised $20 million.

The promoter of the GoFundMe campaign to crowdfund Trump’s wall is linked to right-wing propaganda sites and is promoting a scheme which cannot fund a wall now or ever. Here’s a thing that’s really cool about living in this country: If a majority of us agree to spend money on a thing, we can collect.

Brian Kolfage, center, seated. (US Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Nathan Allen) January 13, 2018; Newsweek In the midst of a government shutdown with no end in sight, the absurd attempt to use crowdfunding site GoFundMe as an alternate means to fund the president’s efforts to build an enormous wall on the southern US border has become even more convoluted, turning into a purported DIY project.

Air Force veteran starts GoFundMe campaign to fund the border wall The GoFundMe fundraiser that promised to help privately fund President. But the man behind it – Brian Kolfage, a rising conservative media star – may have had another goal. Through his border-wall.

President Trump Launches GoFundMe Campaign To Pay For Border Wall Posted By: Gulliver February 26, 2017 Facing stern opposition from the Mexican Government and Congress over paying for his border wall, President Trump today announced a brand new plan to cover the costs – via a GoFundMe campaign.

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The online fundraising site GoFundMe is refunding all of the more than $21 million raised by a triple-amputee air force veteran for building a wall along the U.S/Mexico border, a company spokesman.

Later she sought to repay the favour, first with cereal bars and warm socks and spare dollars, then with a GoFundMe campaign to raise money so the good Samaritan would not have to sleep under a bridge.

Air Force veteran starts GoFundMe page to help fund border wall While President Donald Trump tries to find a way to get funding for his border wall project, an Air Force veteran has started an.

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