Skip to comments.(D-CA) Becerra fundraiser touts super committee nod
Posted on 08/12/2011 2:07:39 AM PDT by markomalley
Rep. Xavier Becerra or, to be more precise, lobbyists working on his behalf wasted no time Thursday capitalizing on the California congressmans appointment to the congressional super committee.
A little over two hours after Becerra was named to the powerful panel, Investment Company Institutes Jim Hart sent out an email encouraging attendance for the trade groups upcoming $1,500 per person fundraiser based on Becerras new found status as one of the elite 12.
We will host an event for Congressman Xavier Becerra, not only Vice Chairman of the Democratic Caucus but also who has just been named to the new deficit reduction commission, Hart, political affairs officer for ICI wrote. This will be Mr. Becerras first event since being named to the commission and may be one of the first for any of the twelve members of the group.
Hart added, This event could give all attendees a glimpse into what will most assuredly be the primary topic of discussion between now and the end of the year.
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That’s didn’t take long and, of course, a Dem went first.
That’s = that.