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Trump ‘Villains and Heroes’ to Mingle at Annual Mercer Costume Party

  • Renaissance Technologies co-CEO hosts lavish annual bash
  • ‘It will be the hottest ticket in town,’ says Kellyanne Conway

Each Christmas season since 2009, the Mercer family’s costume party on Long Island has been the subject of awed gossip in Republican circles. This Saturday’s ticket will be more coveted than ever.

Rebekah Mercer, a daughter of hedge fund manager Robert Mercer, has become one of the most influential players in Donald Trump’s administration-in-waiting after spending millions of dollars of her father’s money helping defeat Hillary Clinton.