Political committee to elect The Rock officially files with the FEC

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But The Rock's supporters and boosters are not sitting idly by and letting The Rock just not start taking the steps to run for President.

A campaign committee formally filed a petition to draft Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson for president on Sunday, July 9.

According to The Hill's Robin Eberhardt, Kenton Tilford made the official filing for a campaign committee called "Run the Rock 2020", using an address in West Virginia.

Tilford has posted before on his now-private Twitter account about Johnson running for the White House, but has not commented publicly on his motivations. And if so, is America really ready for two politically inexperienced celebrities in a row (both with experience in the WWE) to hold the highest office in the nation...?




The Rock for President in 2020?! In the past, he explained that he cares deeply about his country and pointed out that the role of President would bring a lot of positive changes to the world. But I think we've seen voters reject the notion that inexperience disqualifies you from serving.

"While hosting Saturday Night Live in May, Johnson portrayed a musclebound Barack Obama, and has been photographed standing behind a podium that read "'The Rock Johnson' 2020".

He may have been joking (at the time at least), but what a combination that would be. And while the individual's connection to the Baywatch star isn't clear at present, one thing is - The Rock's presidential aspirations may have just been given the kick-start they've been waiting for. In an interview with the magazine GQ, Dwayne openly said that he would run in the 2020 election. "Especially when you disagree with me", Johnson said.

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