Outsider Blumenthal Brings in President for High Dollar Event.
Attorney General Richard Blumenthal, the Democratic candidate for the U.S. Senate, announced today that President Obama with appear for him on September 16th at the Stamford Marriott. The event, sponsored by the Connecticut Senate Victory Fund, features a top ticket price of $12,400.00, which includes a photo at a presidential reception. Others will pay $1,000.00 a ducat.
Mr. Blumenthal sent this message to supporters and others today:
Today my campaign announced an exciting piece of news. President Obama will be joining me in Stamford on September 16th for an early evening fundraising reception. I hope you will come out for what is sure to be a fantastic event as we head into the home stretch of the campaign.
Attached please find an invitation with all the pertinent details, or you can get more information at: http://www.actblue.com/page/Sep16. If you are interested in attending or have questions, you can also contact my Finance Director, Joe Kelley, at 203.359.4001 or Joe@RichardBlumenthal.com.
Thank you again for your support. We could never have gotten this far without you.