U.S. House Speaker John Boehner will be in Sarasota on Saturday to raise money for his political operation.
"Boehner for Speaker" is "a joint fundraising committee authorized by and composed of Friends of John Boehner, the National Republican Congressional Committee, The Freedom Project, and the Ohio Republican Party State Central & Executive Committee (ORP Congressional Fund)," according to a disclaimer included in an email invitation from Sarasota County Republican Party.
The event is hosted by U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Sarasota.
Tickets for the event, at 5 p.m. at a private Sarasota residence, range from $500 to $5,000 per person and $1,000 to $10,000 per couple.
For more details, contact Celena Thibodeaux via email at: CampaignRSVP2012@gmail.com or via phone at: (941) 552-4227.
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