Photos: The 67th annual Al Smith dinner

Attendees listen to the national anthem during the 67th annual Al Smith dinner at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York on Thursday, October 18. President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney are both attending the fundraiser.

Attendees listen to the national anthem during the 67th annual Al Smith dinner at the Waldorf Astoria hotel in New York on Thursday, October 18. President Barack Obama and Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney are both attending the fundraiser.