Gore to hold post-debate fundraiser for Obama

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Former Vice President Al Gore is holding a late-night fundraiser for Democrat Barack Obama after Tuesday's presidential debate in Nashville.

The event billed as a "Post-Debate Dessert Reception" is being held from 9:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. at Gore's home in the upscale suburb of Belle Meade. The minimum contribution is $2,500 per person.

The invitation does not indicate whether Obama plans to make an appearance. Any contributions above $2,300 will go to the Democratic National Committee.

Gore was the Democratic presidential nominee in 2000.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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