The motorcade arrived at the National Building Museum at about 7:12 p.m.
Your pooler was ushered into a large room packed with guests eating with a smooth jazz soundtrack.
An NRCC spokesman told your pooler tonight's event raised approximately $30 million, which is a record. The spokesperson provided the following statement from NRCC March Dinner Chairman Rep. Steve Womack:
"This level of financial support for our annual March Dinner is unprecedented," said NRCC March Dinner Chairman Rep. Steve Womack.
"People are rallying around House Republicans as we work to solve the immense challenges facing our country. We are beyond appreciative of all the support, and the contributions will ensure House members have the resources needed to defend our majority and continue to win the contest of ideas in the 2018 cycle."