Last week I noted that a lot of prominent Democrats are visiting Alabama. Now presidential candidate John Edwards has joined the list with a lunch fundraiser planned on May 24th in Montgomery. Here is the text of the invitation:
Please join Jere L. Beasley for a lunch with John Edwards at the law firm of Beasley, Allen, Crow, Methvin, Portis & Miles, P.C.
218 Commerce Street, Third Floor, Montgomery, AL
Thursday, May 24, 2007 12:00 – 1:30 PM
Sponsor: Write/raise $10,000, Friend: $2,300* . Ticket: $1,000
*Maximum contribution per individual is $4,600, $2,300 for the primary and $2,300 for the general
For more information or to RSVP, contact Anna Powell
at 334-269-2343 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
No word on whether there will be any lower $$ public events on this visit. I don’t remember this many candidates visiting Alabama since 1984. The early primary date certainly makes it more exciting!