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Fashion giants Calvin Klein, Anna Wintour host Obama fund-raiser headlined by Michelle Obama

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WASHINGTON—Fashion giants designer Calvin Klein and Vogue editor Anna Wintour are among the hosts at high dollar fund-raisers Tuesday night headlined by Michelle Obama in Manhattan. Vogue contributor Andre Leon Talley is also a host.

The would be First Lady—a fan of Chicago designer Maria Pinto—first hits a $1,000-a-person reception at the Sikkema Jenkins Gallery on 530 West 22nd Street, off 10th Avenue. After that Michelle Obama headS to the Klein home for a dinner for bigger hitters raising $10,000

On Wednesday, Obama co-hosts “The View.”

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HEY JOHN MCCAIN ARE YOU TAKING NOTES ON HOW TO FUNDRAISE!

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