Ethel Kennedy opens her home Obama for $28,500-per-person fund-raiser.

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WASHINGTON–Ethel Kennedy, RFK’s widow, will open her home this week for a fund-raiser featuring presumptive Democratic nominee Sen. Barack Obama (D-Ill.) and Democratic National Committee chairman Howard Dean.

Other co-hosts for the funder are big Obama fund-raisers– Megan and Don Beyer, Rachel Goslins and Julius Genachowski, Betsy Katz and Reed Hundt, Deborah Kennedy and Bill Kennard

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