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Boehner headlining Biggert, Dold fund-raisers Thursday

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WASHINGTON--House Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) hits the Chicago area on Thursday to headline fund-raisers for two Illinois House Republicans in big races--Reps. Judy Biggert and Bob Dold.

Biggert is facing off against former Rep. Bill Foster (D-Ill) in the west suburban 11th congressional district. Boehner is the draw at a cocktail reception at Rich Harvest Farms in Sugar Grove, Ill. The tab ranges from $75 to $5,000.

Dold is running against Democrat Brad Schneider in the north suburban 10th congressional district.
Boehner keynotes a Dold luncheon in downtown Chicago. Tickets are $500 to $1000 per person including a private reception.

The third big area race pits Rep. Joe Walsh (R-Ill.) against Democrat Tammy Duckworth. Boehner does not have a Walsh funder on Thursday--but did headline an event for him last March in Washington.


As of June 30, the stats, based on the Federal Election Commission reports.

Biggert

$ 462,060 Receipts 4-1/6-30
1,765,540 Receipts to date
958,569 PACS to date
144,294 Disbursements 4-1/6-30
682,681 Disbursements to date
1,539,048 CASH ON HAND

Foster

$ 475,407 Receipts 4-1/6-30
1,706,869 Receipts to date
251,800 PACS to date
199,128 Disbursements 4-1/6-30
601,585 Disbursements to date
1,270,375 CASH ON HAND

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Dold

$ 717,396 Receipts 4-1/6-30
2,975,947 Receipts to date
922,380 PACS to date
213,151 Disbursements 4-1/6-30
1,067,477 Disbursements to date
2,136,033 CASH ON HAND

Schneider

$ 582,539 Receipts 4-1/6-30
1,617,982 Receipts to date
181,200 PACS to date
241,115 Disbursements 4-1/6-30
1,050,359 Disbursements to date
567,623 CASH ON HAND

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