Rahm helps Meek raises $50K or about what Jeff Greene will spend on lunch this week

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Kendrick Meek’s fundraiser tonight featuring White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel raised at least $50,000, the candidate said.

“It was a clear commitment from this White House that they are taking this primary very seriously,” Meek told the Buzz after the event. He said Patrick Gaspard, the White House political director, was also there, as well as Sen. Bill Nelson. More here.

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