Biden Raises $25 Million in Fundraiser With Obama And Clinton

US President Joe Biden, alongside former presidents Barack Obama and Bill Clinton, hosted a historic fundraising event in New York City at Radio City Music Hall.

The gathering, attended by 5,000 Democrats, aimed to boost Biden’s campaign coffers, with organizers expecting to surpass $25 million—a record for a single political fundraiser.

The event underscored the escalating financial competition between Biden and his Republican rival, Donald Trump, as polls indicate a closely contested presidential race in November.

Key Figures in Attendance

Key figures like Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer were also in attendance who emphasized the high stakes, urging attendees to prevent a return to the “dishonest, chaotic, ineffective regime of Donald Trump.”

The star-studded evening featured performances by Lizzo, Queen Latifah, and Cynthia Erivo, with comedian Stephen Colbert moderating a conversation among the three presidents.

Biden, Obama, and Clinton highlighted the urgency of the election, emphasizing democratic values and contrasting Biden’s accomplishments with Trump’s policies.

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