Chicago Sun-Times
The scoop from Washington

Rahm Emanuel Hollywood mayoral fund-raiser today; Chico event at Hollywood Grill in Chicago

| No Comments

Chicago mayoral hopeful Rahm Emanuel jets from O'Hare to Los Angeles on Thursday for a Hollywood fund-raiser hosted by his brother, Ari, the Hollywood superagent while rival Gery Chico, poking at Emanuel, has a campaign party tonight at the Hollywood Grill, 1601 W. North Ave.

Other major Democratic donors in the entertainment community are co-hosting the Emanuel funder: David Geffen, Bob Iger, Peter Chernin and Haim Saban. The event is at Saban's Beverly Hills home, where the donation ask is $5,000 to $1,000. Chicagoans flying out for the Emanuel funder include Judd and Katherine Malkin and Obama interior designer Michael Smith.

Leave a comment

Get the Sweet widget

More widgets


Lynn Sweet

Lynn Sweet is a columnist and the Washington Bureau Chief for the Chicago Sun-Times.

Stay in touch

About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Lynn Sweet published on November 4, 2010 10:55 AM.

Kirk, Giannoulias, hoist beers after bitter Illinois Senate fight at Billy Goat was the previous entry in this blog.

Obama post-2010 election press conference. Nov. 3, 2010. Transcript is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.