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Obama Heads To Boston For Re-Election Fundraisers

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President Obama comes to Boston to raise more money for his re-election campaign Wednesday. This is the second time this year Obama has come to Boston to raise money for his re-election and the Democratic Party.

On Wednesday evening Obama will address supporters at the Cyclorama in the South End. Former Boston Celtics great Bill Russell will be there, as will current Celtic player Ray Allen. Afterward, Obama heads to the Brookline home of advertising executive Jack Connors for a dinner Democrats say will raise $2 million.

This program aired on May 18, 2011. The audio for this program is not available.

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Fred Thys reports on politics and higher education for WBUR.

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