Biden Attends DNC Fundraiser, Obama to Arrive on Friday for Similar Event

Vice President Joe Biden will be in San Francisco this evening for a Democratic fundraising event, three days before President Barack Obama will be in town for the same purpose.

Biden is scheduled to attend a 7 p.m. event at an undisclosed residence in San Francisco to raise money for the Democratic National Committee.

The vice president was in Los Angeles this morning and also has a stop at California State University, Bakersfield planned this afternoon before coming to San Francisco, according to a schedule provided by the White House.

Obama is then coming to the city for a DNC event on Friday at the W Hotel.

The event, with musical guest Maxwell, has tickets that start at $500, according to an invitation on the DNC’s website at

Obama was most recently in the Bay Area in July, also to raise money for fellow Democrats.

Dan McMenamin, Bay City News

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