Marvel Entertainment chairman Ike Perlmutter has long been close to the Trump camp, and he’s already turned on the fundraising tap for 2020. , Perlmutter and his wife have each given $360,600 to the Trump Victory Joint Fundraising Committee, ranking them among the campaign’s top donors.
During the 2018 cycle, Perlmutter, who is worth an estimated $5.2 billion, and his wife donated over $2 million to conservative candidates and organizations. He is also considered part of a tight circle of unofficial advisors to the President.
Donald Trump and Ike Perlmutter shake hands at an event in 2017
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Perlmutter is particularly involved in veterans issues, and has been referred to as a “shadow ruler” of the Department of