Kanye West who
recently was neck deep into a twitter rant which seem stop have halted a lot of
his planned activities towards his US Presidential ambition has reportedly coughed
out the sum well over $30k to signature about 2,500 signatures for his
sources close to TMZ, Ye’s campaign team hired a third-party vendor called Let
The Voters Decide to collect the 2,500 signatures to make the ballot in
Illinois- this was in order to beat the 5pm Monday, July 27 deadline for submission.
“We're told the group got to work
right away, deploying 45 people who hit the streets in various parts of the
state and racked up enough signatures ... all in 24 hours. Our sources say they
were paid handsomely for their efforts ... Kanye dished out $10-12 per
signature, and they produced 3,178 signatures. Do the math -- well over $30k,”
“One of the signature collectors, Kenny Mister, tells us he got hit up Sunday to
petition for Kanye. He says he was in Detroit, but dropped everything to get to
Springfield, IL by Monday, worked for 3 hours ... and got 56 signatures at 10
bucks a pop.
says he went door to door, asking folks if they'd support Kanye getting on the
ballot, but adding it didn't mean they had to vote for him.
you're wondering if $10 per signature is a lot ... it is.”
Further, the report say: “Rickey Hendon -- a former
Illinois State Senator who now works as a campaign consultant -- tells us the
standard rate is closer to $1-3 per signature. Rickey also says Kanye's team
reached out to him a couple days before Let the Voters Decide ... but he