Kanye West announced he is running for President of the United States on July 4. He tweeted the fact that he was running for president against Donald Trump, who he admitted he loves as the president. However, he insists on running and even had his first campaign rally in North Charleston, South Carolina on July 19.
According to reports, he paid out a hefty sum of money just to get his name on the ballot in Illinois. Celebrity Insider reports that he was willing to do whatever it took and that meant paying out a lot of money.