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Just about everyone but Joe Biden is out on the campaign trail today.

Barack Obama — Virginia Beach, VA

Farm Bureau Live
11:50 AM (EDT)

Michelle Obama — Chicago, IL

She has two campaign events, at unspecified venues
5:30 PM (CDT)
7:10 PM (CDT)

Mitt Romney — Springfield, VA

American Legion Post 176
11:50 AM (EDT)

Paul Ryan — Knoxville, TN

No scheduled events, but a media announcement from the campaign advised that he would be arriving at Knoxville via air for an unspecified event at 11:45 AM (EDT).

Ann Romney — Reno, NV

Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheater
11:30 AM (PDT)

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  •  Queen Ann is at it again. (4+ / 0-)
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    CocoaLove, bear83, thomask, tuma

    Thought it is all to hard for her. Maybe she needs to pick up a check from Adelson and kiss his ass.

  •  I'm getting tired of Ann (0+ / 0-)

    D'oh!  Guess Romney was right: he shouldn't have used her so much.

    Toto, I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore

    by Minerva on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 04:03:26 AM PDT

  •  Hey, PBO (0+ / 0-)

    you cannot start slacking off now(snark).....:o)
    That's Billionaire Mitt's job......

    The GOP hate me! I'm black, a woman, disabled veteran, divorced mother and liberal. THEY SUCK!

    by secret38b on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 04:03:37 AM PDT

  •  Knoxville? (2+ / 0-)
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    bear83, EquityRoy

    Is Tennessee up for grabs? I'm wondering why is Ryan in Knoxville today. Didn't think the Volunteer State was in play. Someone mentioned it as a possibility if President Obama started pulling away in the swing states. Maybe the GOP is on defense. Or more likely, they're fundraising again.


    •  i was wondering why michelle is in chicago (1+ / 0-)
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      "With malice toward none, with charity for all..." -Abraham Lincoln not a modern republican

      by live1 on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 04:25:41 AM PDT

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    •  TN would never be Obama''s the GOP's (0+ / 0-)

      for the decade I suppose. It's a  possible a fundraiser...but I doubt what haul would come out of TN, seeing there are practically all 47%ters...

      "When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in a flag and carrying a cross." Sinclair Lewis, 1935 --Talk of foresight--

      by tuma on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 08:00:00 AM PDT

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    •  POTUS was only -6 in recent TN poll (0+ / 0-)

      but this is surely a fund raiser. Gov Haslam et al. have a few bucks to throw around. We ain't all hillbillies down here y'all. Christianists rife with apathy toward the Mormon candidate. Too bad TN dems allowed a white supremacist, gay hater on the ballot to face Sen Corker.  Such political malpractice misses what might have been a real challenge opportunity given the current apathy toward Romney.

      Rakoff for president! "An application of judicial power that does not rest on facts is worse than mindless, it is inherently dangerous..." -- Medicare for All -- "Justice delayed is justice denied" for the 99%

      by EquityRoy on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 08:14:42 AM PDT

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    •  and what is the point of an unspecified event? (0+ / 0-)

      or do Republicans like flash mobs these days.................

      but if you want public support, don't you need to say where and when and what is going on???

      that seems events management 101 to me.

  •  Obama for America (3+ / 0-)
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    live1, ratcityreprobate, Sue B

    is having a big weekend

    Saturday they are Registering Voters & Canvassing
    Sunday it's GOTV Training

    find an office near you here

    Just Do It
    2 to 3 hours would help a bunch


  •  Intrade YIPPEE!!!! O 75.5 R 24.4 (2+ / 0-)
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    bear83, tuma

    It was a month ago that Intrade had Obama in the mid 50s and Romney in the low 40s.  Since then Obama has climbed around twenty points and the bottom has fallen out for Rmoney.

    These are people who are voting -- with their wallets!!!

  •  Head fake or no, I want to see O in AZ!! (4+ / 0-)
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  •  Though R & R were doing the buddy bus trip in (0+ / 0-)

    Ohio for three days.  One must have been all they could take of each other.

    Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a Republican. But I repeat myself. Harry Truman

    by ratcityreprobate on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 05:26:39 AM PDT

    •  Exactly...they had advertised a 3 day trip... (0+ / 0-)

      and now they just skipped town? Like everything else Romney just changed his mind...I'm sure Ryan wants to be away from Romney as much as he can...he can't wait for this to be over...just hoping to hang onto his house seat...

      "When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in a flag and carrying a cross." Sinclair Lewis, 1935 --Talk of foresight--

      by tuma on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 08:08:26 AM PDT

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  •  Ryan in Knoxville might be a party commitment. (1+ / 0-)
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    He might head to NC from there.  Only 1 event for Romney today.  It's at the same time as the President's event.  I don't think there will be any expansion to new states by OFA until after the first debate.  But given how few battlegrounds there are in this race, Obama would get a net benefit in press coverage if he changed the itinerary a bit.he should spend time in NC, add AZ, and take a peek at 1 other state like IN, MO, or GA.

    Alternative rock with something to say:

    by khyber900 on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 05:36:13 AM PDT

    •  If O were to venture (0+ / 0-)

      into those states, it would simply be a rub-it-in for Romney.

      .he should spend time in NC, add AZ, and take a peek at 1 other state like IN, MO, or GA

      "When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in a flag and carrying a cross." Sinclair Lewis, 1935 --Talk of foresight--

      by tuma on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 08:11:32 AM PDT

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  •  I read on Yahoo this morning, that Romney (0+ / 0-)

    will be in HongCong Thursday for FUND RAISING.

    Mother Teresa: "If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other."

    by Amber6541 on Thu Sep 27, 2012 at 08:19:58 AM PDT

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