Roger Stone, aka Roger Joseph Stone Jr, is an American conservative political consultant. Roger Stone, a longtime Trump supporter and Republican insider alleges he is being “censored” on the ex-social president’s media site, Truth Social. Stone’s recent statement comes as Twitter’s traffic plummets, with conservatives scattering to other right-wing Twitter alternatives like Truth, Gab, and Gettr.
How Rich is Roger Stone?
He grew up in Lewisboro, New York, on the Connecticut state line, in the Vista neighborhood. His mother was the president of the Meadow Pond Elementary School PTA, a Cub Scout den mother, and an occasional small-town reporter; his father, “Chubby” (also Roger J. Stone), worked as a good driller.
He works as a political adviser and lobbyist for the Republican Party in the United States of America. Stone has worked on Republican presidential campaigns throughout the 1970s, including those of Ronald Reagan, Jack Kemp, Richard Nixon, Bob Dole, George W. Bush, and Donald Trump. Stone worked as a political lobbyist in addition to being a frequent campaign consultant. With Paul Manafort and Charles R. Black Jr., he co-founded a lobbying firm in Washington, D.C., in 1980.
BMSK rose to prominence as a leading lobbying company in the 1980s by utilizing its White House contacts to acquire high-paying clients such as U.S. corporations and trade associations, as well as foreign governments. Stone advocated a number of falsehoods and conspiracy theories throughout Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign.
In early 1998, while working as a lobbyist for Trump’s casino business in Washington, Stone recommended that Trump run for president. Get Me Roger Stone, a Netflix documentary, examines Stone’s past and position in Trump’s presidential campaign. On August 8, 2015, Stone formally resigned from the Trump campaign. However, two of Stone’s acquaintances have claimed that he worked with WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to smear Hillary Clinton during the 2016 presidential campaign.
Stone was detained on January 25, 2019, at his residence in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, in connection with Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation and charged with witness tampering, obstructing an official proceeding, and five counts of making false statements in an indictment. Trump commuted Stone’s sentence on July 10, 2020, only days before he was to report to jail. He decided to discontinue the appeal of his convictions on August 17, 2020. On December 23, 2020, Trump granted Stone a pardon.
The estimated Net Worth of Roger Stone is between $10 Million to $20 Million USD.
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