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Michelle Obama, James Taylor To Appear At Charlotte Fundraiser For Democratic National Convention

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First Lady Michelle Obama and musician James Taylor will attend two events in March to fundraise for the Democratic National Convention.
First Lady Michelle Obama and musician James Taylor will attend two events in March to fundraise for the Democratic National Convention.

First lady Michelle Obama will be attending two Charlotte fundraisers on March 2 to help raise money for the 2012 Democratic National Convention here, according to a convention official.

In the afternoon, the first lady will attend a fundraising dinner with a performance by North Carolina-raised singer/songwriter James Taylor. Tickets for the event at the Ballantyne Hotel begin at $12,500 per couple and benefit the Committee for Charlotte 2012, the official name of the host committee tasked with raising $36.65 million for the convention.

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