Obama: $13,000 a Minute for DNC

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President Barack Obama arrives on stage to speak about the Affordable Care Act at Prince Georges Community College on September 26, 2013 in Largo, Maryland.

At 4:19 pm EDT today, the presidential motorcade left the White House.

Destination: The Jefferson Hotel, several blocks away, for a Democratic National Committee fundraiser. It was a top-dollar affair at what the White House called “just a small dinner” for about 25 people who donated “up to $32,400” — the max allowed.

At 5:20 pm, the presidential motorcade left the Jefferson Hotel.

Destination: White House.

As much as $13,279 a minute raised in the president’s hour-long outing.

With thanks to the insights of Yahoo pooler Olivier Knox.

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