Amid the rumors of Kanye West‘s 2020 presidential campaign being canceled, Ye filed the needed paperwork and qualified for the presidential ballot in Oklahoma.
Oklahoma State Election Board announced via Twitter that the independent presidential candidate Kanye West has qualified for the General Election ballot in the state.
Seems like, amid the rumors, Kanye is being serious about his decision to run for president, because his team filed the “Statement of Organization” which is the document securing the participation in the next elections alongside the “Statement of Candidacy” and a fee of $ 35.000.
Independent presidential candidate Kanye West has qualified for the General Election ballot in Oklahoma. (Today is Oklahoma's deadline for Independent & Unrecognized Party presidential candidates to file statements of candidacy with their petitions or filing fee.)
— Oklahoma State Election Board (@OKelections) July 15, 2020
Ye announced his 2020 Presidential run on the 4th of July and shocked his fans and the political world. While some were skeptical about his act, Mr. West kept the deadlines and covered all requirements to become a candidate.