10 Fun Facts About The McMahons’ Relationship With Donald Trump

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Both Vince and Linda made sizeable donations to the Trump Foundation in 2007 and 2009. These were very likely payments for Trump’s roles in the 2007 Battle of the Billionaires storyline and the 2009 storyline where Trump “bought” RAW. There’s very little doubt that this was done for tax purposes. According to the Washington Post, the 2007 one was the bigger of the two at $4 million.

Source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/danalexander/2017/04/20/why-is-wwe-listed-as-the-trump-foundations-biggest-donor/#7a8844ec5f90