President Joe Biden will host a March reelection marketing campaign fundraiser in New York Metropolis subsequent month with former presidents Barack Obama and Invoice Clinton as company.
Biden and his Democratic predecessors teased the March 28 occasion on X Tuesday, the day earlier than he’s anticipated to go to the Large Apple for 3 smaller fundraising occasions.
“People – I’ll be in NYC on March twenty eighth to assist @JoeBiden. Who’s coming with me? Chip in in your probability to affix,” Obama posted on the social media platform subsequent to a marketing campaign advert soliciting donations for the Biden-Harris ticket.
Clinton cheekily replied.
“Rely me in,” he tweeted. “Who else goes to be there?”
Biden obtained in on the joke as nicely.
“You guys know you possibly can simply name me subsequent time, proper?” he responded on X.
The fundraiser is predicted to be bigger than the president’s typical marketing campaign occasions with small teams of donors and supporters throughout the nation.
However a venue has not but been chosen, based on his marketing campaign staff.
Biden has ramped up his fundraising efforts for his reelection marketing campaign since December. His marketing campaign obtained the most important quantity of month-to-month donations simply final month since laughing in April 2023.
The president is predicted to land in New York Metropolis round 12:40 p.m. Wednesday for the three smaller occasions and at the very least two pro-Palestinian teams are already planning protests round his arrival over the president’s assist of Israel in its warfare towards Hamas.
Anti-Israel demonstrators have ceaselessly staged protests at latest marketing campaign occasions to protest US assist of the Israeli authorities.
At some occasions, the protestors interrupted Biden whereas he was talking so as to get their level throughout.
The commander in chief in addition to the Democratic Nationwide Committee and their affiliated entities have raised greater than $97 million within the last three months of 2023 and had a complete of $117 million available to shut out the yr, based on their reporting.
In the meantime, Biden’s possible Republican challenger, former President Donald Trump, raised about $130 million over the identical interval however attributable to spending, ended up with much less within the reserves at $42 million to complete 2023.
With Submit wires