Here's big news from Combat Veterans For Congress, via our friend O.P. Ditch at Vets4Sarah.net:
Special Guest Gov. Sarah Palin and a number of celebrities will join the 27 combat veterans running for Congress October 9 at the Patriotic Gala in San Diego, an event organized by Combat Veterans for Congress. West Point graduate and Desert Storm veteran Joe Miller will be the keynote speaker. One of the 27 candidates from 18 states endorsed by the PAC, Miller was awarded the Bronze Star Medal and has been endorsed in his bid for the U.S. Senate by Gov. Palin.
Comedian Norm Crosby will be a special guest star at the event, which will be MC'ed by actor Chad Everett, perhaps best known for his role as Dr. Joe Gannon in the 1970s television drama 'Medical Center'.
To receive an invitation via US Mail, or to sponsor an enlisted combat veteran to attend the function, E-mail your full name, title, mailing address, and a contact phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org. A donation to attend the event for Combat Veterans For Congress is $300/person for general admission. VIP tickets are available starting at $1,000 per person. A Gold Star Sponsorship is $5,000, and Silver Star Sponsorships are $2,500.
The Patriotic Gala is set for Saturday, October 9, 2010, from 1900 hours to 2200 hours Pacific Time, with the VIP Reception starting at 1800 hours, at at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, 1380 Harbor Island Drive, San Diego, CA 92101.