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Warren Buffett Obama fund-raiser: Penny Pritzker, Jim Crown, Mellody Hobson, John Rogers Jr. hosts

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President Obama's close relationship with Warren Buffett goes back to his Illinois Senate run; now the billionaire investor is helping Obama not only on the tax fairness front, but in fund-raising for his 2012 re-election bid. Buffett hits Chicago Oct. 27 for a $35,800-per person dinner and reception.

The host committee includes Obama's major Chicago based finance team: Jim Crown, Vicki & Bruce Heyman, Mellody Hobson Steve Koch, Penny Pritzker, John Rogers Jr., David Scherer.

Click below for the invitation...

Below, the invite for the Buffett fund-raiser in Chicago....

Paid for by Obama Victory Fund 2012, a joint fundraising committee authorized by Obama for America and the Democratic National Committee.
Jim Crown, Vicki & Bruce Heyman, Mellody Hobson
Steve Koch, Penny Pritzker, John Rogers Jr., David Scherer
*Host Committee in Formation*
Invite you to join
Warren Buffett
For an evening reception and dinner
6:30pm
Thursday, October 27th, 2011
At the home of
Byron & Tina Trott
Address provided upon RSVP
To RSVP please contact Mabel Arrambide at
312.985.1212 or MArrambide@barackobama.com
http://my.barackobama.com/October27chicagodinner
Paid for by Obama Victory Fund 2012, a joint fundraising committee authorized by Obama for America and the Democratic National Committee.
Please make checks payable to:
Obama Victory Fund 2012 Attn: Mabel Arrambide
130 E Randolph Street
Chicago, IL 60601
 Guest: I would like to attend the reception at $35,800 per person
 I cannot attend, but please find enclosed my contribution of $ ______________
Invited by: _____________
Obama Victory Fund 2012 does not accept contributions from currently registered federal lobbyists, registered foreign agents, political action committees, or minors under the age of 16. Corporate and labor union contributions are prohibited.
Federal law requires us to use our best efforts to collect and report the name, mailing address, occupation and employer of individuals whose contributions exceed $200 in an election cycle.
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Home Phone: __________________________________________ Email: _________________________________________________________
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Please make checks payable to "Obama Victory Fund 2012" and mail to the address listed above.
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Please bill my personal credit card: Visa MasterCard AMEX Discover
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*Contributions will be evenly attributed between names.
2nd Name Employer: ______________________________________ 2nd Name Occupation: ______________ _______________________
Second Signature for Joint Account: ___________________________________________________________________________
Contributions or gifts to Obama Victory Fund 2012 are not tax deductible.
The first $5,000 of a contribution to OVF 2012 will be allocated to Obama for America (with the first $2,500 designated for the primary election, and
the next $2,500 for the general). The next $30,800 of a contribution will be allocated to the Democratic National Committee. A contributor may
designate a contribution for a particular participant. This allocation formula may change if following it would result in an excessive contribution.
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Click here to contribute online at http://my.barackobama.com/October27chicagodinner

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