President Barack Obama will attend a few fundraisers in Atlanta on Friday, March 16, 2012. The biggest buzz is centered on the star-studded fête at Tyler Perry Studios, where at least 1,000 Obama supporters are expected.
President Obama campaign s African American Leadership Council is hosting the gala featuring a performance by “The Voice” judge, Atlanta s own Cee Lo Green. General admission tickets are $500. VIP tickets range from $2,500 to $10,000, which includes a picture with the President.
The money will be split between the Obama Victory Fund and the Democratic National Committee. The first $5,000 of an individual s contribution goes to the president s fund while the remainder – up to $30,800 – goes to the DNC. The Atlanta visit marks 40 total fundraisers attended for the year and 107 his total for the cycle.
President Obama faces off with the Republican presidential nominee at the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. -yvette caslin