While details are sketchy, the roast is expected to take place at a ranch near the president's retreat in Crawford. Despite his low poll numbers, Bush has been raising mountains of money for the RNC, which is outraising the Democratic Party by a wide margin. Much of the money he is helping to raise will be spent on the McCain campaign effort by the RNC. Also, Republican officials tell Whispers that they plan to report that the RNC has over $31 million cash on hand as of March 31.
By Paul Bedard