Speaker John BoehnerJohn BoehnerObamaCare gets new lease on life Ryan picks party over country by pushing healthcare bill The Hill's 12:30 Report MORE (R-Ohio) is in President Obama's hometown on Monday for a high-priced fundraiser for House Republicans.
The funds raised at the event go to Friends of John Boehner —the speaker's political action committee, the National Republican Congressional Committee, the Ohio Republican Party State Central & Executive Committee, and The Freedom Project, a political action committee of which Boehner serves as chairman.
The requested donations range from $5,000 to $50,000.
Boehner is not the only high-profile Republican to fundraise in Chicago. Sen. Marco RubioMarco RubioSenators introduce new Iran sanctions Senate intel panel has not seen Nunes surveillance documents: lawmakers With no emerging leaders, no clear message, Democrats flounder MORE (R-Fla.), often mentioned as a possible presidential candidate in 2016, has also fundraised in the Windy City.