And she's not done yet. Braun flew to Washington Wednesday for a fundraiser hosted by the Congressional Black Caucus and the National Organization for Women, and she's scheduled to head out of state again Friday for a fundraiser in New Orleans.
Bruan issued a statement at the time, saying, "On this day when President Obama and Illinois Democrats are still recovering from the painful political debacle that he was the architect of, Rahm Emanuel is off in Hollywood hanging out with bankers and billionaires."
A decision in Emanuel's residency dispute is expected any day now. Tonight's debate begins at 7.