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Nonprofit that financed a private border wall is now the focus of a corruption case

Investigators say fundraisers for nonprofit We Build the Wall, including Steve Bannon and founder Brian Kolfage, lied to donors and pocketed funds. Trump has tried to distance himself from the group but Kolfage has bragged about their ties.

By Perla Trevizo, Jeremy Schwartz and Lexi Churchill, The Texas Tribune and ProPublica
From left, We Build the Wall founder Brian Kolfage and Donald Trump Jr. during the Symposium at the Wall: Cartels, Trafficking and Asylum event in Sunland Park, New Mexico in 2019.

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