Obama Fails to Fill Room at Roosevelt Hotel September 24, 2010
Who would have thought that six weeks before a cliffhanger election, President Obama would have to reach down to the D list to fill a room to listen to him? Most of us low rollers arrived early to see President Obama up close and personal. Our tickets for the general reception at the Roosevelt Hotel in New York were only $100. Some thought the email invitation was a joke. Some bought tickets for $50 from their desperate Democratic committeeman. Some bought the same day. Read more at The Daily Beast.
That same week on Wednesday September 22nd hecklers were so boisterous his speech had to be interrupted.