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USClashes break out as Trump attends L.A. fundraiser

17:57  18 september  2019
17:57  18 september  2019 Source:   cbsnews.com

American Flag Set on Fire During Trump's California Fundraising Event, Fight Erupts Between Supporters and Protesters

American Flag Set on Fire During Trump's California Fundraising Event, Fight Erupts Between Supporters and Protesters Several people were detained by police following the minor fights outside the Beverly Hills Hotel in Hollywood.

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President Trump's day-long visit to California was marked with violence as multiple fights broke out in Beverly Hills as the president visited the West Coast to boost coffers for his 2020 re-election campaign. CBS Los Angeles reports that demonstrators and Trump supporters fought in front of the upscale Beverly Hills Hotel after an American flag was lit ablaze.

Clashes break out as Trump attends L.A. fundraiser© Evan Vucci / AP Trump

Mr. Trump was attending a nearby fundraiser hosted by area real estate developer Geoffrey Palmer, one of the Republican's biggest donors to date. According to Federal Election Commission data, Palmer has donated $3 million to the pro-Trump PAC "Rebuilding America Now."

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Furious brawls broke out as anti- Trump demonstrators burned a US flag. Traffic came to a halt in the city and a Trump baby blimp flew over Palo Alto. President Donald Trump arrives at Los Angeles International Airport to attend a fundraiser on Tuesday. Los Angeles Police officers patrol the ramps

Protesters and supporters of President Donald Trump clashed as the president visited Southern California for a series of fundraising events for A small group of protesters had gathered Tuesday evening outside the Beverly Hills Hotel, not far from where Trump was to attend a fundraiser at the

CBS Los Angeles reports that multiple groups of people were seen trading blows, grabbing signs and fighting in the streets. Several people were initially detained by LAPD, but no one was arrested following the scuffles.

Tickets to the fundraiser reportedly start at $1,000 for individuals and go up to $100,000 for couples who will also get to attend a VIP reception and have a photo opportunity with the president.

Mr. Trump is particularly unpopular in the state of California — so much so that the names of the fundraiser attendees are being kept quiet. A June poll from the Public Policy Institute of California found 38 percent of likely voters in the state approve of how the president is handling his job.

The president is expected to haul in $15 million across four fundraisers over the next two days, a GOP official tells CBS News' Mark Knoller. The money will benefit Trump Victory, which funds both the president's reelection campaign and the RNC.

Kathryn Watson contributed to this report.

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