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LOOK: Obama To Attend Dinner At The NoMad Hotel

Posted 07.30.2012 | New York

President Obama is expected to attend a fundraiser dinner at New York's NoMad Hotel on Monday where, for $40,000 a-head, supporters will dine on the h...

Obama Bumps Into Clinton

AP | KEVIN FREKING | Posted 09.26.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama raised nearly $2.5 million Friday at three fundraising events, including one where he crossed paths with Pre...

Obama Takes In Major Haul

AP | Posted 07.18.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is raising about $1.5 million at a Washington fundraiser to benefit his re-election campaign. Obama met with 25 ...

What Obama's Doing For His Birthday

AP | Posted 09.15.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama will mark his 51st birthday next month with "a little celebration" at his Chicago home. First lady Michelle...

Jon Ward

Top Obama Fundraiser Defends Romney's Offshore Bank Accounts

HuffingtonPost.com | Jon Ward | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -– In 2009, millionaire developer R. Donahue Peebles stirred the D.C. political scene with talk of challenging then-Mayor Adrian Fenty, s...

PHOTOS: Arists And Writers Host Benefit For Obama

Posted 07.02.2012 | New York

Acclaimed writers Jonathan Franzen And Jonathan Safran along with many of the city's established artists gathered at the Paula Cooper Gallery on Thurs...

Groups To Protest Obama In Miami Beach

The Huffington Post | Christiana Lilly | Posted 06.26.2012 | Miami

An LGBT organization and student activist group are planning to protest President Barack Obama’s Miami Beach fundraiser dinner Tuesday evening. G...

Obama To Hang Out With Sarah Jessica Parker, Snarl Traffic

| Posted 06.14.2012 | New York

By Julie Shapiro, DNAinfo Reporter/Producer LOWER MANHATTAN — President Barack Obama's whirlwind trip to Manhattan on Thursday — which will inc...

Obama Holds Intimate High-Dollar Fundraiser

AP | Posted 08.13.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is raising money for his re-election campaign at a $40,000-per-ticket event in Washington. O...

Obama Goes West

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 08.06.2012 | Politics

LOS ANGELES — President Barack Obama basked in the support of his gay and lesbian backers Wednesday night, revving up an enthusiastic crowd with...

Obama, Romney Camps Both Warn Of 'Calamitous' Demise Under The Other's Leadership

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 06.05.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- It appears the Obama and Romney campaigns agree on at least one thing: accusing your opponent of being like Europe and throwing around t...

WATCH: Sarah Jessica Parker For Obama

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 06.04.2012 | Entertainment

The Obama campaign debuted its first national TV spot during the MTV Movie Awards Sunday night. The 30-second ad features "Sex and the City" star Sara...

Obama To Visit 1 WTC For Flag Day

Posted 06.01.2012 | New York

President Obama has announced plans to visit construction at One World Trade Center on June 14th for Flag Day. In April, One World Trade Center sur...

Clinton To Appear With Obama At June Fundraiser

The Huffington Post | Ethan Klapper | Posted 05.21.2012 | Politics

Former President Bill Clinton will join President Barack Obama at a June 4 fundraiser in New York City, according to an email the Obama campaign sent ...

Obama Holds Key Fundraisers

Posted 05.14.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama spoke at a fundraiser co-hosted by by Ricky Martin, the LGBT Leadership Council and the Futuro Fund at the Rubin Museum of Art ...

Obama Shoots Hoops With The Stars

The Huffington Post | Luke Johnson | Posted 05.13.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama played basketball Friday morning with George Clooney, Tobey Maguire and a few staff members, according to the White House pool ...

Obama Disembarks The Media Wave

AP | JIM KUHNHENN | Posted 07.11.2012 | Politics

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Refocusing on the economy, President Barack Obama on Friday pushed Republicans to back housing policies the White House says would...

Top-Notch Security For Clooney, Obama Event

TMZ | Posted 07.10.2012 | Celebrity

George Clooney's L.A. home is getting the Fort Knox treatment for his big Obama fundraiser tonight -- because TMZ has learned, security's so tight ......

Another LA Stop For Obama: LGBT Fundraiser At The SLS

The Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.07.2012 | Los Angeles

President Barack Obama will soon have a new arena to test out his "evolving" views on same-sex marriage -- the annual LGBT Leadership Council's gala, ...

Obama Passing Around The Big Hat

AP | Posted 07.02.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is mingling with donors at two high-dollar fundraising events, aiming to raise about $2 million toward his r...

Ann Romney: 'I Laughed' At Robert De Niro's 'White First Lady' Joke

The Huffington Post | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 03.23.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Newt Gingrich may have called it an "inexcusable" thing to say, but Robert De Niro's joke about America not being "ready for a white Fir...

Meeting Obama

Maria Rodale | Posted 05.19.2012 | Politics
Maria Rodale

I'm not the type that usually goes to political fundraisers. In fact, I avoid them like the plague.  Ditto any calls to my home from political candid...

NBA Players Giving Heavily To Obama

The Huffington Post | Leigh Owens | Posted 02.29.2012 | Politics

President Barack Obama is receiving large political contributions from a formerly underdeveloped source of campaign funds: The National Basketball Ass...

Obama Invites Wealthy Donors To Dinner For Big Money

AP | Posted 02.28.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama is meeting with about 25 wealthy donors who each contributed $35,800 to his re-election effort. The event is at ...

Jennifer Bendery

Al Green To Perform At Obama Campaign Fundraiser

HuffingtonPost.com | Jennifer Bendery | Posted 02.16.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Looks like Al Green will get to return the favor to President Barack Obama for making his 1971 classic "Let's Stay Together" popular aga...