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Sen. Scott fundraising in Wisconsin

Sen. Scott fundraising in Wisconsin
Posted August 20th, 2013 @ 7:20am by (AP, APNewsNow, Aug 20 2013)

From the Associated Press:

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — South Carolina Republican U.S. Sen. Tim Scott is holding a fundraiser Wednesday in Milwaukee.

The event comes just five days before Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker is scheduled to attend a fundraiser hosted by Scott in South Carolina to help kick off the re-election campaign of Gov. Nikki Haley. Walker is being joined by Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal and Texas Gov. Rick Perry for that fundraiser Aug. 26.

Haley appointed Scott to his seat earlier this year after Jim DeMint stepped down. Scott is up for election in 2014 to finish the final two years of his term. He has no announced opposition.

An invitation for the Milwaukee fundraiser says the requested donation to be listed as a host of the event is $2,500. The cheapest ticket is $125.

Copyright Associated Press 2013.

Photo Credit: Kelly Golden

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