Obama to fundraise ahead of Bush Library dedication

According to the White House, Obama has agreed to headline at least 10 additional events for the DCCC and the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee ahead of the 2014 midterm elections.

Still unclear is whether the president plans to visit the town of West, Texas, which was devastated last week when a fertilizer plant caught fire and exploded. The blast killed 14, injured hundreds more, and left large sections of the small town leveled. 

In his address to the nation Friday night following the capture of the Boston Marathon bombing suspect, Obama told the citizens of West "that they are not forgotten," pledging "the resources that they need to recover and rebuild." But his public schedule for this week, released after the speech, did not include mention of a stop in West, and the president is returning to Washington after the Bush Library dedication ceremony on Thursday for the Planned Parenthood Gala. 

Sen. John CornynJohn CornynGOP urged to confirm Supreme Court nominee after Trump win Judiciary Dems seek hearing on voting rights First US Zika death reported in Puerto Rico MORE told PJ Media that it was "doubtful" that Obama would visit the community.

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