Obama headlines DNC fundraiser for Clinton


September 19, 2016 4:45AM (UTC)

NEW YORK (AP) — President Barack Obama praised Hillary Clinton as a Democratic Party fundraiser as someone who cares deeply about making sure that the country works for everybody and not just a few.

And on the New York home turf of Donald Trump, Obama blasted Clinton's Republican rival as "the other guy" and said he's unqualified to be president.

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Obama addressed about 65 people at the event at the home of restaurateur Danny Meyer.

Attendees contributed $25,000 while others paid up to $250,000.

Obama said Clinton's judgment has been "unerring." He also said she's been disciplined and "extraordinarily effective" in every job she's ever had.





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