September 17, 2012 at 10:58 am
In Florida this week:
- First Lady Michelle Obama is in Florida Monday for grassroots events. She will first address students at the University of Florida in Gainesville before holding a rally in Tallahassee this evening.
- Women for Mitt will kick-off a “Stronger Middle Class” Bus Tour of South Florida Monday, stopping for events at women owned businesses in Miami, Ft. Lauderdale, and Boca Raton. The tour will feature Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL), Rep. Sandy Adams (R-FL), RNC co-chair Sharon Day, and former Lt. Governor Kerry Healey, who served with Governor Romney during his time as governor of Massachusetts.
- Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) will be in Florida on Tuesday to rally veterans behind Mitt Romney. Following a visit the University of Tampa in the morning, McCain is scheduled for a 1:45 p.m. “veterans meet and greet” at the Romney for President campaign office in Casselberry. He will also attend an event for Romney at 5:30 p.m. in Jacksonville.
- Mitt Romney will be in Florida this week, attending the Univision forum at the University of Miami on Wednesday before crisscrossing the state for four major fundraising events.
- President Obama is scheduled to attend the Univision forum at the University of Miami on Thursday. Later that day, he will be in Tampa for a campaign event.