President Obama attends 2 private fundraisers in Westchester

The president will be spending Friday night back

The president will be spending Friday night back at the White House. (Credit: News 12)

PURCHASE - President Barack Obama came to Westchester Friday for a pair of private fundraisers for the Democratic Party.

President Obama's first stop was in New Rochelle at a home on Emerson Avenue with an intimate group of only 25 people.

The president's second stop was a barbecue held by Wall Street tycoon Robert Wolf in Puchase. The cost to dine with the president was more than $32,000 a plate.

From the second stop, President Obama headed back to Westchester County Airport to take a flight to Newport, Rhode Island for a third Democratic event.

The president will be spending Friday night back at the White House.

President Obama will make another appearance in Westchester on Saturday at the wedding of his senior nutrition advisor Sam Kass and MSNBC talk show host Alex Wagner at Pocantico Hills.

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