The “king of natural gas” will be dining with the First Lady.
On November 1st, Michelle Obama will headline a fundraiser hosted by the the young billionaire (via a Houston Chronicle blog).
From the piece:
“The super-wealthy hedge fund manager and his wife will introduce Obama to individuals who paid $10,000 for the privilege or couples who paid $15,000.“
Arnold manages Centaurus Advisors.
The blog post mentions Obama’s claims to have successfully gone incognito in “Petco, Target and Baskin-Robbins in the D.C. area.” She wasn’t exactly unnoticed in Target, however.
Despite his rhetoric, Barack is not exactly avoiding Wall Street in the run-up to his reelection campaign.