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Obama to visit L.A. next week for fundraiser

August 12, 2010 12:00:00 AM PDT
President Barack Obama will be visiting Los Angeles to do some fundraising next week.The president will arrive at Los Angeles International Airport Monday, Aug. 16.

The White House said the president will headline a fundraiser for the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee.

He will attend the fundraiser, spend the night in the Southland and then leave Tuesday morning.

Obama last visited Los Angeles in April when he attended a reception at the California Science Center and a dinner at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County benefiting the Democratic National Committee and the re-election campaign of Sen. Barbara Boxer.

City News Service contributed to this report.