WASHINGTON (AP) - President Barack Obama will host a fundraiser for House Democrats at the home of former NBA star Alonzo Mourning.
That's according to an invitation to the event obtained by The Associated Press.
The event in Miami on March 20 will benefit the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee. House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi and other lawmakers will also attend.
The event will feature a cocktail reception and photo opportunity, followed by a dinner.
The fundraiser is among the first Obama will hold ahead of the 2014 midterm elections. Obama will also raise money for Senate Democrats and the Democratic National Committee.
A former Miami Heat player, Mourning is helping to promote new health care exchanges under Obama's health care law. He and Obama golfed together when Obama was in Florida in November.

Top NBA Public Bets

NBA Top Stories

Thumbnail Knicks vs. Trail Blazers Prediction Are the Trail Blazers laying too many points to the Knicks tonight at 10:00PM ET?
Thumbnail Grizzlies vs. Spurs Prediction Are the Spurs a safe bet to cover against the Grizzlies tonight at 8:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Clippers vs. Mavericks Prediction Will tonight's Clippers and Mavericks matchup fly over the betting total at 8:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Raptors vs. Heat Prediction Will the Heat cover as a home favorite tonight against the Raptors when the two teams square off at 7:30PM ET?
Thumbnail Suns vs. Nets Prediction Will the Nets cover the spread tonight as a rare favorite when they host the Suns at 7:30PM ET?

NBA Team Pages