Herman Cain to headline Oberweis fundraiser

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WASHINGTON–Republican activistHerman Cain is headlining a fund-raiser for Illinois GOP Senate nominee Jim Oberweis on Oct. 3 in northwest suburban Hoffman Estates.

Cain dropped his 2012 GOP presidential primarybid aftera woman who said she was his mistress went public.

Oberweis, a state senator, is running against Sen. Dick Durbin,D-Ill.

The price points for the event, at the Stonegate Banquet and Confernece Center:

$2,600 for “Chairman sponsorship”

$1,000 for “Leadership sponsorship”

$ 500 for “Host sponsorship”

$ 50 Reception ticket

Among the folks listed on the invite as sponsors….Illinois GOP honcho Richard Porter….former Rep. Joe Walsh R-Ill.

Sallie Nyhan handling the fundraising for the event.


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