President Obama starts Virginia tour | July 13 schedules
President Obama kicks off a tour of Virginia on Friday with events in Virginia Beach, Norfolk and Roanoke, which Sen. Mark Warner (D-Va.) and Senate candidate Tim Kaine (D-Va.) will also attend.
The Romney campaign will have surrogates across the state to counter the president’s trip. Gov. Scott Walker (R-Wis.) and Gov. Bob McDonnell (R-Va.) will hold a press conference in Williamsburg, Va. ahead of the National Governors Association meeting there to “welcome” Obama to the state, and former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani will attend a Romney campaign office opening in the Richmond area.
Here’s your look at the campaigns’ schedules for Friday, July 13, from the candidates’ press offices and the PBS News Hour Political Calendar.
Friday, July 13 (All times ET)
National Governors Association 2012 annual meeting begins in Williamsburg, Va.
9:40 a.m. The president departs the White House en route to Va. Beach, Va.
10:40 a.m. The president arrives Norfolk, Va.
12:55 p.m. The president delivers remarks at a campaign event at Green Run High School, Virginia Beach, Va.
2:40 p.m. The president departs Norfolk, Va. en route Hampton, Va.
4:25 p.m. The president delivers remarks at a campaign event at Phoebus High School, Hampton, Va.
5:30 p.m. The president departs Hampton, Va. en route Roanoke, Va.
7:25 p.m. The president delivers remarks at a campaign event at Fire Station #1, Roanoke, Va.
8:50 p.m. The president departs Roanoke, Va. en route Joint Base Andrews
8:15 a.m. Govs. Bob McDonnell (R-Va.) and Scott Walker (R-Wis.) hold press conference to welcome President Obama to Virginia at Colonial Truck and Trailer Service LLC in Williamsburg
9 a.m. Former mayor Rudy Giuliani attends Victory Henrico (Va.) office opening
9:05 p.m. Gov. Rick Perry attends Mitt Romney’s Victory Elko (Nev.) office opening
10:10 p.m. Perry attends Silver State Stampede in Elko, Nev.
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