WASHINGTON (CBS / AP) — President Barack Obama plans to raise money for Democrats during a two-day swing through California in the coming weeks.
A Democratic official says the president will headline party fundraisers in San Francisco and Los Angeles on April 20-21. Obama attended a fundraiser in New York City this week that netted $1.5 million for the Democratic National Committee.READ MORE: UPDATE: 'Non-Specific Threat' Shuts Down San Francisco State Campus
The burst of activity comes as Obama prepares for his own re-election bid. He’s scheduled to attend a fundraiser on April 14 in his hometown of Chicago, where his re-election effort will be based.READ MORE: Mountain Lion Spotted In Backyard of Daly City Home; Residents Warned
The official asked not to be identified because there’s been no formal announcement that Obama would attend the fundraisers.
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