Romney Coming to Montana for Private Fundraiser: No Media/Public; Price $25k!Submitted by SteveMT on Tue, 07/03/2012 - 23:37
[This is simply outrageous. There could be three local people attending I reckon, and the rest will have to be flown in to make it look good.]
Romney to hold fundraiser in Hamilton
Tuesday, July 3, 2012 12:03 am
Mitt Romney, the Republican presidential candidate, will be in Montana next week for fundraising events in Hamilton.
They are scheduled for the Daly Mansion on July 11.
To attend the reception costs $2,500 per person, or $5,000 for a couple.
It costs $5,000 for a person, and $10,000 for a couple, to attend the reception and have a photograph taken with Romney, the former Massachusetts governor.
The cost of attending dinner with Romney is $25,000 per person, or $50,000 for a couple.
Charles Schwab, founder of the brokerage company of the same name and a part-time Ravalli County resident, is the event’s sponsor.
Romney has scheduled similar fundraising trips in Sun Valley, Idaho, the day before the Montana event, and one in Jackson Hole, Wyo., the following day,
“We’re excited to have him here,” said Romney’s state political chairman, Rep. Scott Reichner, R-Bigfork.
Reichner said no public campaign events are scheduled during Romney’s Montana visit. He said the fundraising events are closed to the media. [my emphasis]