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    Hollywood megastar to host fundraiser for Obama

    (CNN)—Academy award winning actor George Clooney is set to host a fundraiser for Barack Obama in Switzerland next month.

    The event, taking place on the evening of September 2 in Geneva, Switzerland will be split into two parts: a reception and a dinner. According to Obama’s National Finance Committee, tickets for the reception where Clooney will speak are going for $1,000, followed by a dinner at the home of NFC member Charles Adams for $10,000 a plate. Space for the dinner is limited to 75 guests.

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    Hollywood supporting a Democrat? Color me shocked.

    No word yet on how Cloony expects to avoid the ban on political contributions by foreign nationals.
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    Quote Originally Posted by biccat View Post
    Hollywood megastar to host fundraiser for Obama

    (CNN)—Academy award winning actor George Clooney is set to host a fundraiser for Barack Obama in Switzerland next month.

    The event, taking place on the evening of September 2 in Geneva, Switzerland will be split into two parts: a reception and a dinner. According to Obama’s National Finance Committee, tickets for the reception where Clooney will speak are going for $1,000, followed by a dinner at the home of NFC member Charles Adams for $10,000 a plate. Space for the dinner is limited to 75 guests.

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    Hollywood supporting a Democrat? Color me shocked.

    No word yet on how Cloony expects to avoid the ban on political contributions by foreign nationals.
    Geneva, Switzerland?

    Why not here in the US?
    One does not greet death when he knocks at your door.

    Nay you repeatedly punch him in the throat as he slowly drags you away.
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    Clooney is an ok actor but is loony tunes politically
    Aint but three things in this world thats worth a solitary dime,
    But old dogs and children and watermelon wine.
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    Umm George Clooney is a U.S. citizen.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Eyelids View Post
    Umm George Clooney is a U.S. citizen.
    That's not the question. He can do whatever he wants for the candidate he's supporting. Why have the fund raiser in a foreign country that has no bearing on our election? There is nowhere here in the states where he could have this?
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    Umm George Clooney is a U.S. citizen.
    ..the people who live in Switzerland..arent.So the question is again..is he taking campaign contributions from non US citizens?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Zafod View Post
    Geneva, Switzerland?

    Why not here in the US?

    Not a big enough carbon footprint. They want everyone to have to take private jets.
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    Well Switzerland is a socialist country so it kinda makes sense.....
    One does not greet death when he knocks at your door.

    Nay you repeatedly punch him in the throat as he slowly drags you away.
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    There is something very disturbing about going overseas to raise money for a US presidential candidate.
    **** Obama and **** you too.
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    Quote Originally Posted by OwlMBA View Post
    There is something very disturbing about going overseas to raise money for a US presidential candidate.
    Can we say that the Democraps are a bunch of crooks and care nothing about circumventing US election laws?
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