Vice President Joe Biden was scheduled to be the guest of honor this afternoon (July 8) at a fundraiser in Atherton for California Sen. Barbara Boxer. The event was to begin at 4 p.m., with the vice president arriving in a motorcade that made its way up from Moffett Field.
The event was held at the home of Jill and John Freidenrich, with congresswomen Anna Eshoo, Jackie Speier, and Zoe Lofgren hosting.
Singer-songwriter Aimee Mann was scheduled to perform.
Sen. Boxer, a Democrat, is in a tight race with Peninsula resident and former Silicon Valley CEO Carly Fiorina to retain her seat in the Senate. Sen. Boxer attended another fundraiser yesterday in Palo Alto.