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Trump Headlining Fundraiser Expected to Raise $5 Million

Trump also was set to participate in a greeting event at the U.S. mission to the United Nations

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    Trump Headlining Fundraiser Expected to Raise $5 Million
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    File: In this Sept. 22, 2017, photo, President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally in Huntsville, Ala.

    President Donald Trump is back in New York raising money for his 2020 re-election campaign and the Republican Party.

    Trump will speak at what has been dubbed an "RNC finance dinner" at the upscale Le Cirque restaurant on East 58th Street. 

    He'll also participate in a round-table discussion with top Republican donors and meet with the Republican National Committee's chairwoman before the dinner.

    According to a Republican National Committee representative, about 150 people are expected to attend. The party says about $5 million will be raised during the event, and guests can donate in three tiers: 

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    • $35,000 per couple to attend the event
    • $100,000 per couple for VIP access
    • $250,000 per couple to attend the round-table discussion with the president.


    Trump is also scheduled to participate in a greeting event at the U.S. mission to the United Nations.

    Reporters will not be allowed to hear the president's remarks to donors.