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Obama Attends ‘Final’
Campaign Fundraiser

ABC News, by Devin Dwyer

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Posted By:Photoonist, 10/11/2012 3:02:01 PM

President Obama will today attend what has been billed as his “final finance event” of the 2012 campaign, closing out a record-shattering run both in total number of events and sums raised. With an evening fundraiser at the JW Marriott Marquis in Miami, Fla., Obama will top 222 re-election fundraisers since announcing his bid for a second term in April 2011. He has spent more time fundraising than any incumbent president — more than double the time spent by his predecessor President George W. Bush, who held 86 re-election fundraisers during his first term. (Snip) The gala will feature a

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More than double ''W?'' How about damn near triple? Fundraising is about all 0bama does and has done and over and over again with the same maroons it seems. Since legally they must have maxed out their donations earlier, who is actually giving 0bama the cash?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: cartcart, 10/11/2012 3:06:03 PM     (No. 8926253)

J. Willard Marriot, a Mormon, founded the Marriot Hotels. Does Obama know that his campaign actually benefitted friends of the Romney family? How is that for ironic?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/11/2012 3:07:24 PM     (No. 8926258)

Why the need to put the word 'final' in quotes? Still waiting for the rest of the overseas cash to come in?

/disgust off/

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Stlouislaxbros dad, 10/11/2012 3:08:44 PM     (No. 8926261)

It is absolutely and positively the final campaign fundraiser... until the next one.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: schnapps, 10/11/2012 3:13:02 PM     (No. 8926275)

They mean "final" in the same context as Barbara Streisand when she gives her final concert.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 10/11/2012 3:17:19 PM     (No. 8926286)

LOL. I think he's addicted to fundraising. He won't stop even after he's a lame duck one month from now.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Poliskeptic, 10/11/2012 3:22:08 PM     (No. 8926302)

"Obama will now turn his focus entirely to campaigning in the swing states,"

Forget about solving our domestic and foreign problems..........it's all about winning the election with him.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: blunderbuss, 10/11/2012 3:28:28 PM     (No. 8926315)

Translation:

He is about to taken the latest and last batch of monies from China, Russia, Venesuala, Iran and Saudi Arabia in bribery to maintian the present regime in its fullfillment of its promise. That promise is to prevent America from again becoming a world dominant petro gas giant with increased domestic production.

How will they do that you ask? By using the EPA to prevent fracking and exploration on both public and private lands, effectively killing the domestic oil industry.

Yes children we have become another bananna republic for sale to the highest bidders, and the bidders are all nations hostile to us.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: hermit, 10/11/2012 3:29:55 PM     (No. 8926321)

Does this mean someone will show him where the Oval Office is?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: jalo1951, 10/11/2012 3:43:15 PM     (No. 8926365)

He'll probably go into a real depression. No fundraisers, no groveling for "other people's money", no adoration . . . well I guess he can play more golf now that he has all that free time.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 10/11/2012 4:57:55 PM     (No. 8926570)

Final fundraiser, this week.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: judy, 10/11/2012 5:18:21 PM     (No. 8926607)

His final fundraiser will be the same as Streisand's final final final final final concert.....

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Safari Man, 10/11/2012 6:13:23 PM     (No. 8926683)

I'd like to know how many tax dollars we used to pay for all these fund raisers. Easily $100M. Maybe $200M ... who knows.


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Reply 13 - Posted by: MickTurn, 10/11/2012 7:58:42 PM     (No. 8926886)

Right, what about all the illegal money from China and Soros?

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