WASHINGTON (AP) _ President Clinton will travel to a half-dozen states by the end of July in a schedule heavy with political fund raising, the White House said Monday.

The schedule includes a two-day Democratic Party retreat in Aspen, Colo.

Clinton's travel plans include:

_ June 28: A Democratic National Committee lunch in Connecticut (location to be announced), followed by a Democratic congressional fund-raising dinner in New York City.

_ June 30: A DNC dinner in Chicago .

_ July 13: A speech at the Communications Workers of America convention in Miami.

_ July 23: A DNC dinner in Cincinnati with travel onward to Aspen.

_ July 24-25: The Democratic retreat in Aspen.