While voters may possibly nevertheless be struggling with the legitimacy of Kanye West’s presidential bid, the rapper previously sees his area in political historical past established in literal stone.
West tweeted out an image all over 3:30 a.m. on Friday appearing to present Mount Rushmore, the monument in South Dakota engraved with four former US presidents. If you look a bit closer, you may see a fifth deal with on the cliff: Kanye West.
A story from New York Journal this week appeared to indicate West would not truly go by means of with his presidential bid. However, West’s campaign has since filedits original varieties with the Federal Election Fee that display he has a campaign committee and fulfilled the qualifications to declare his candidacy.
Even even though he missed deadlines in various states to qualify to seem on voters’ presidential ballots in November, West not long ago submitted the required paperwork to surface on at minimum one state’s ballot: Oklahoma.
While West’s platform just isn’t entirely very clear, the rapper informed Forbes he’s operating under the banner of the Birthday Occasion. He also claimed he is professional-existence and thinks Planned Parenthood does “the Devil’s do the job,” and that he would like to model the White Property just after Wakanda, from Marvel’s hit film “Black Panther.”
In a countrywide presidential poll dated July 9 carried out by Redfield & Wilton Tactics, West polled at 2%.