Giuliani = Cash

Last night Rudy Giuliani campaigned for David McSweeney, a candidate for congress in the competitive 8th district race in Illinois, at Mike Ditka’s restaurant in Chicago.

According to an extremely grateful-sounding McSweeney, Giuliani brought down the house with remarks about national security and brought in about $65,000 for the campaign — the most money the candidate has raised at any single event thus far.

Not coincidentally, McSweeney said that the first call he made after winning his primary this year was to…

Tony Carbonetti.

– Jason Horowitz