As Fashion Elite Raises for Obama, GOP Pounces

barack obama As Fashion Elite Raises for Obama, GOP PouncesAnna Wintour and Scarlett Johansson are hosting a fundraiser tonight for President Barack Obama’s re-election campaign at the clothing retailer Theory.

The event, called “Runway 2 Win” will feature big names from the fashion world including Diane Von Furstenburg, Vera Wang and Tory Burch. President Obama is not slated to attend, but the event is part of a growing engagement on the part of the fashion world in politics.

And the event has, naturally, led the GOP to pounce, releasing a web video that pokes fun at some of the high-priced Obama swag that the fashionistas are producing: