What Trump Promised Oil CEOs As He Asked Them to Steer $1 Billion to his Campaign

By Carver Malone | May 11, 2024

Environmental policies

During a gathering with prominent oil executives at his Mar-a-Lago Club, Donald Trump responded to their concerns about environmental regulations by suggesting they collectively raise $1 billion to support his return to the White House. 

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Trump's proposal, made during a dinner where he promised to reverse numerous environmental policies implemented by President Biden, surprised many attendees. 

Tax and regulatory advantages

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He highlighted the benefits of supporting him financially, emphasizing the potential tax and regulatory advantages they could enjoy under his administration.