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Obama 2012 National Finance Committee meeting in Chicago today

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WASHINGTON--President Obama's best fund-raisers--members of his National Finance Committee--are meeting in Chicago today and tomorrow to map strategy to raise north of $750 million for his re-election bid. Chicago business mogul Penny Pritzker, who chaired Obama's 2008 fund-raising drive, is hosting a dinner tonight, which Mayor Rahm Emanuel is expected to attend. Campaign manager Jim Messina and deputy campaign manager Julianna Smoot--who oversees 2012 Obama fund-raising will be huddling with the NFC members.

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