The Republican National Committee is footing some of former President Donald Trump’s legal bills in connection with investigations by city and state prosecutors into the Trump Organization’s financial dealings.
An RNC spokesperson told The Post that its Executive Committee had approved “paying for certain legal expenses that relate to politically motivated legal proceedings waged against President Trump.
“As a leader of our party, defending President Trump and his record of achievement is critical to the GOP,” the spokesperson added. “It is entirely appropriate for the RNC to continue assisting in fighting back against the Democrats’ never-ending witch hunt and attacks on him.”
According to the Washington Post, which first reported on the RNC’s move, the committee made two payments totaling $121,670 to the