Obama coming back to Los Angeles June 7

Thumbnail image for obamajam-creshts-1011.jpgMark your Obamajam calendars. President Obama will fly in for a series of Democratic fundraisers, including a luncheon at Peter Chernin's home in Santa Monica. Tickets for the Chernin lunch range from $10,000 per person to $32,400 for those who want to co-chair an event, attend a special discussion and have their photo taken with the president, Tina Daunt says at the Hollywood Reporter.

This comes after the mayoral election on May 21, and thus avoids any messy questions — such as who does Obama endorse (officially neither) and who would he endorse if key Obama backer Jeffrey Katzenberg were not in the Greuel camp (don't know, but David Plouffe sent a random pro-Garcetti tweet the other day.)

More by Kevin Roderick:
Standing up to Harvey Weinstein
The Media
LA Times gets a top editor with nothing but questions
LA Observed Notes: Harvey Weinstein stripped bare
LA Observed Notes: Photos of the homeless, photos that found homes
Recent Politics stories on LA Observed:
David Ryu and candidate Mike Fong
Tronc buys (NY) Daily News, La Tuna fire aftermath and more
Helping in Houston, new lion cubs, Garcetti's back
Garcetti has weekend date in the Hamptons
Garcetti hitting the road to New Hampshire
LA Confederate monument coming down
LA Observed Notes: Back from vacation and into the fray
Rendon fights for neglected Southeast


LA Observed on Twitter