Biden, Michelle Obama add LA fundraisers

Here's what's coming up, from Tina Daunt in the Hollywood Reporter:

  • Vice President Joe Biden has an Aug. 3 fundraising reception at the home of entrepreneur and Democratic Party donor Shoukat Hussain Ali.
  • First Lady Michelle Obama has Aug. 12 events at the Beverly Hills home of singer and designer Gwen Stefani, and at the home of Warner Bros. CEO Barry Meyer and his wife, Wendy.
  • The next day, Mrs. Obama will be the guest of honor at a Ladera Heights fundraiser luncheon co-hosted by Yolanda "Cookie" Parker, tech entrepreneur and Obama National Finance committee member.

Also, on August 6 architect Frank Gehry and his wife, Berta, will host a private benefit concert to raise money for President Obama's re-election. Cellist Yo Yo Ma will perform. Ticket prices range from $2,500 to $10,000 per couple.

More by Kevin Roderick:
Serena Williams, May and Walsh all crush in London
Natalie Portman, Millepied marry in Big Sur
Curiosity lands on Mars to cheers and tears *
Two more lion cubs tracked in Santa Monica Mountains
Friday desk clearing
Recent Campaign 2012 stories on LA Observed:
Biden, Michelle Obama add LA fundraisers
Two levels of Berman-Sherman
Ethics panel urges reprimand for Rep. Laura Richardson
LAT's Rainey moves back to politics
Sherman claims the lead, Berman goes negative

New at LA Observed
Follow us on Twitter

On the Media Page
Go to Media
On the Politics Page
Go to Politics

LA Biz Observed
Arts and culture

Sign up for daily email from LA Observed

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner

LA Observed on Twitter and Facebook