Barack Obama comes back to rake in New York’s cash

Fans greeted President Barack Obama after Air Force One touched down at JFK airport last night.

President Barack Obama was in town for a star-studded trio of campaign fundraisers Monday night. The president attended fundraising events with former President Bill Clinton. The first was a small private event held at the Upper East Side mansion of billionaire wealth management adviser Marc Lasry, followed by a gala at the Waldorf Astoria, where Jon Bon Jovi performed. Tickets for the Lasry reception cost $40,000 per person and tickets for the gala started at $2,500 per person. Later, Obama was due at the New Amsterdam Theater in Harlem, where tickets started at $250. 



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