After a brief interval of attempting to be the President of the United States, Obama is back to fundraising. Yesterday, he was at the home of actress Gwyneth Paltrow at an event benefitting the Democratic National Committee. Politico,
Reminding Obama that she hosted an expat fundraiser for him in London when she was living there, Paltrow described Obama as a president who would be studied for generations, and a role model for everyone of this generation.
“It would be wonderful if we were able to give this man all of the power that he needs to pass the things that he needs to pass,” she told the crowd…
Later, Obama looked out at the crowd of people who paid $1,000 per ticket — $15,000 for dinner — munching on spring rolls in Paltrow’s very spacious backyard. The economy’s improved massively on his watch, Obama said, though not many Americans feel it.