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Tickets for the Sept. 16 fundraiser, which will be held at the Marriott hotel in Richmond, Va., range from $50 to $25,000. 

The event includes a business roundtable, a luncheon and a photo opportunity with the senator.

A handful of other potential 2016 presidential candidates — Sen. Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzTexas Republicans slam White House over disaster relief request Dem rep: Trump disaster aid request is 'how you let America down again' Moore endorsements disappear from campaign website MORE (R-Texas) and Rand PaulRandal (Rand) Howard PaulCongress must end American support for Saudi war in Yemen Black men get longer prison sentences than white men for same crimes: study Sarah Palin on sexual harassment: 'People know I'm probably packing' so they 'don't mess with me' MORE (R-Ky.) — have also pledged to help the Republican in the final leg of his campaign. He's lagged Democrat Terry McAuliffe in recent polls of the race.

Two other governors, Louisiana's Bobby Jindal (R) and Wisconsin's Scott Walker (R) have already visited Virginia to campaign for Cuccinelli.

Those visits to the swing state offer possible presidential contenders the opportunity to build goodwill among the state's activists and operatives.