President Obama, Mitt Romney schedules for Thursday

President Obama will be in campaign mode Thursday, a day after he endorsed same-sex marriage in an interview with ABC News’s Robin Roberts. He will make two campaign stops on the west coast, while Mitt Romney has one stop in Nebraska.


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Here’s your look at the candidates’ schedules for Thursday.

Obama departs Thursday morning for for Seattle, where he will speak at two campaign events at 2:55 p.m. and 3:10 p.m. ET. He will then fly to Los Angeles, where actor George Clooney will host a sold-out fundraiser for the president’s re-election campaign. According to the AP, the dinner is expected to raise about $15 million. The president will make remarks at the fundrasier at 10:10 p.m. ET

Romney will be in Omaha, Neb. for a meet and greet there at 2 p.m. ET. Nebraska holds its Republican primary next Tuesday.

Follow Washington Post reporters @AmyEGardner for updates from Obama’s West Coast trip and @FeliciaSonmez for details from Romney’s Nebraska stop.

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Natalie Jennings is a Web producer for PostTV.

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