With summer coming to an end, members of Congress are cranking up their fund raising machines with events in D.C. at golf courses, in the mountains and at the beach.
Republican Rep. Virginia Foxx of Banner Elk will hold a fund raiser on September 14th at the Associated General Contractors of America Townhouse in Washington. Cost is $1,000 for a political action committee.
On September 15, Democratic Sen. Kay Hagan of Greensboro, will hold her monthly Women's Senate Network Lunch in Washington. Hagan is network chair, which is part of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, which raises money for women Democratic senators and Senate candidates. donors can give as much as $30,800 to the events.
Republican Rep. Walter Jones of Farmville, will hold a two-day “fall fling” at The Sanderling Resort in Duck on Sept. 16th. Cost of the event for two days is $2,500 or one day is $1,000.
Republican Sen. Richard Burr will hold a fund raising golf outing for his Next Century Fund at the Pine Needles Lodge and Golf Club in Southern Pines Sept. 16-17th. The cost is $2,000 for a political action committee and $1,500 for an individual. The fund allows Burr to contribute money to other candidates.
Democratic Rep. Health Shuler of Bryson City will hold a Biltmore Estate Weekend Oct 21-23 in Asheville. Cost is $5,000.
Hat tip: The Sunlight Foundation.