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President Obama Returning To Chicago For Fundraisers

President Barack Obama waves at a crowd at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, on January 11, 2012 upon his arrival to attend campaign events. (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

President Barack Obama waves at a crowd at O’Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, on January 11, 2012 upon his arrival to attend campaign events. (Photo credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

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CHICAGO (CBS) — Two weeks after playing host at the NATO Summit, President Obama is returning to Chicago on Friday for a series of campaign fundraisers.

The three fundraisers are set for Friday. He will arrive in Chicago around 4:30 p.m. and he does plan to stay overnight.

One fundraiser will be held at the Chicago Cultural Center at 6 p.m., officials said. Tickets start at $2,500.

The other two fundraisers are private $35,800-a-plate dinners, sources said. The Chicago Tribune reported about 50 to 60 people are expected to attend each dinner.