- The Fall Campaign
« Ann Romney Visits by
Ann Romney Visits* by State
from April 10, 2012 to November
*solo events and speaking appearances
Ann Romney did sporadic solo appearances until September when she really stepped up the pace.
|Rationale, Methodology and Limitations.|
AlabamaJune 7 - Fundraiser at a private residence in Mobile, AL. ($) ...reported by AL.com's George Talbot.
-Appears on "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, CA. (first late-night interview)
Private dinner at The Ivy restaurant in Los Angeles, CA. reported by TMZ
May 30 - "Ladies luncheon" fundraiser at the home of Cisco Systems CEO John Chambers and his wife, Elaine in Palo Alto, CA. ($)
(Mitt and Ann Romney Victory rally at Colorado Jetcenter at Colorado Springs Municipal Airport in Colorado Springs, CO).
(Mitt and Ann Romney Victory rally at the Comfort Dental Amphitheatre (Fiddler's Green) in Englewood, CO).
-Victory rally at Hudson Gardens & Event Center in Littleton, CO.
-Fundraiser at the home of Troy McWhinney, co-founder of McWhinney real estate company, in east Loveland, CO. ($)
October 3 - Attends the first presidential debate at University of Denver in Denver, CO.
September 21 - On flight from Nebraska plane makes emergency landing in Denver, CO after smoke fills cabin. Continues on to Santa Monica, CA.
May 18 - Fundraising brunch and reception at Cherry Hills Country Club in Denver, CO. ($)
DelawareJuly 18 - Fundraiser at the home of Michele Rollins, 2010 candidate for Congress, and fundraiser at another private home, both in Greenville, DE. (2$) ...reported by www.delawarenline.com
District of Columbia
-Visits the Boselli Foundation Youth Life Learning Center in Jacksonville, FL.
-Drops by the Victory office at 4963 Beach Boulevard in Jacksonville, FL.
-Participates in the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K at Lake Eola Park in Orlando, FL.
-Victory rally at Mizner Park Amphitheater in Boca Raton, FL.
(afternoon at Delray Beach)
-Attends final presidential debate at Lynn University in Boca Raton, FL.
-Drops by Wright’s Gourmet House in Tampa, FL.
-Drops by Fresco’s Bakery & Bistro in Lakeland, FL.
-Victory rally at Central Park in Winter Park, FL.
-Visits Inspirations Learning Center in Daytona Beach, FL.
-Victory rally at Renaissance World Golf Village Resort and Convention Center in St. Augustine, FL.
-Drops by David’s Real Pit BBQ in Gainesvile, FL.
October 10 - Tours Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, FL.
-Special guest at a morning fundraiser for U.S. Senate candidate Rep. Connie Mack IV at the Hyatt Regency in Sarasota, FL. ($)
OTR buys fudge at Kilwins at St. Armands Circle in Sarasota, FL.
Surprise visit to a Victory Center, brings a couple of pizzas and makes calls, in Orlando, FL.
September 11 - Assembles USO care packages at the Jacksonville Victory Office on San Jose Blvd. in Jacksonville, FL.
September 12 - Holds a Women for Mitt rally Sidney A. Goodman Ballroom at the Largo Community Center in Largo, FL.
September 13 - Tours the Regional Cancer Center in Fort Myers, FL.
August 28-30 ...in Tampa-St. Petersburg for the Republican National Convention
August 28 - Does walkthrough in the afternoon, and in the evening addresses the Republican National Convention.
?Special guest at "An Evening at the Ballpark" fundraiser for Connie Mack at the Hyatt Regency Tampa in Tampa, FL. ($)????not verified
-Ann Romney and Janna Ryan attend Women for Romney Victory and Women for Mitt breakfast at the Hyatt Regency.
-Ann Romney attends CUNA/ St. Petersburg All Children’s Hospital event at St. Petersburg All Children’s Hospital.
-Ann Romney addresses Latino Coalition luncheon at the Sheraton East.
-Joins Mitt Romney greets fundraisers at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort in St. Petersburg,
-Family on stage after Romney's speech at the Republican National Convention.
June 5 - "Afternoon with Ann" event with state Senator Anitere Flores at Islas Canarias in Miami, FL.
June 6 - Visits the Marion Therapeutic Riding Association in Ocala, FL.
June 7 - Visits Woodlands Center For Specialized Medicine in Pensacola, FL.
April 14 - Shopping at Alfred Fiandaca in Palm Beach, FL. (reported by Shannon Donnelly, Palm Beach Daily News)
GeorgiaMay 10 - Fundraising reception at the Ocean Forest Club in Sea Island, GA. ($)
IdahoSeptember 27 - Fundraiser at The Club at SpurWing in Meridian, ID. ($)
-Participates in storm relief collection efforts at the Victory office (311 West Kimberly Rd) in Davenport, IA.
-Participates in storm relief collection efforts at the Victory office (155 Collins Rd.) in Cedar Rapids, IA.
-Victory rally at the Temple for the Performing Arts in Des Moines, IA.
Unannounced stop at the Food Bank of Iowa, helps pack items for a short while, in Des Moines, IA.
-Women for Miitt rally at By Design in Clive, IA.
KentuckySeptember 19 - Fundraiser at the Stone Street Farm in Lexington, KY. ($)
LouisianaSeptember 19 - Fundraiser at the Shreveport Club in Shreveport, LA. ($)
May 16, 2012xx-???Fundraising lunch in Baton Rouge, LA. ($) ????not verified
MarylandJune 12 - Fundraiser at the BWI Marriott in Baltimore, MD. ($)
-Event at the Park Place Hotel in Traverse City, MI.
-Event at Kent Victory Center (725 Lake Michigan Drive Northwest) in Grand Rapids, MI.
-Victory event at the Pinnacle Center in Hudsonville, MI.
-Drops by Franklin Cider Mill in Bloomfield Hills, MI.
July 20 - Attends opening of the Victory center on Woodward Ave. in Royal Oak, MI.cancels following the shootings in Aurora, CO.
NebraskaSeptember 21 - Fundraiser at the Embassy Suites Omaha/La-Vista in La Vista, NE. ($)
-Victory rally at Henderson Convention Center in Henderson, NV.
-Fundraiser at the home of Las Vegas Sands Corp. chairman Sheldon Adelson and his wife, Miriam. ($) ...reported by the Las Vegas Review-Journal
September 27 - Rally at the Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheater at Bartley Ranch Regional Park in Reno, NV.
New Hampshire(November 5 - Mitt and Ann Romney final Victory rally with special guest Kid Rock at Verizon Wireless Arena in Manchester, NH).
October 29 - Victory rally at the McIntyre Ski Area-Lodge in Manchester, NH. cancelled due to Hurricane Sandy forecasts.
September 8 - Attends Seacoast Republican Women Chili Fest at the Scamman Farm in Stratham, NH.
New JerseyJune 9 - Watches 2012 USEF Dressage Festival of Champions USET Foundation Headquarters in Gladstone, NJ. Jan Ebeling (Moorpark, CA) and Rafalca, a horse they co-own, finished third.
New YorkOctober 18
-Appears on ABC's "The View" in New York, NY.
(Al Smith dinner in New York, NY).
(October 16 - Attends second presidential debate at Hofstra University in Hempstead, NY).
October 9 - Interview with Martha MacCallum, co-anchor of FOX News Channel's "America's Newsroom" in New York, NY. (to air tomorrow)
October 10 - Guest host with George Stephanopoulos on ABC's "Good Morning America" in New York, NY. ...filling in for co-anchor Robin Roberts who is on extended leave.
September 14 - In New York, NY; in addition to taping the joint appearance on “Live! With Kelly & Michael” she also taped an interview with Fox's Neil Cavuto.
July 18 -Women for Romney Victory fundraising receptions with RNC co-chair Sharon Day at the Women's National Republican Club in New York, NY. ($)
April 17 - Birthday fundraiser (two shifts) at Donald Trump's residence on 5th Avenue in Manhattan, NY (400 people). ($)
North CarolinaJuly 19
-Fundraiser at the home of Bynum Hunter and Bonnie McElveen-Hunter (he is founder and CEO of PACE Communications) in Greensboro, NC. ($) ...reported by The News & Observer
-Event at the Guilford County GOP headquarters in Greensboro, NC.
OhioOctober 31-November 1
-Victory rally at Vinylmax in Hamilton, OH.
-Drops by Sam’s Meats in Wilmington, OH.
-Visits Nationwide Children’s Hospital in Columbus, OH.
-Drops by the Grandview Victory Center (1335 Dublin Road, Suite 110F) in Columbus, OH.
-Victory rally at Aladdin Shrine in Columbus, OH.
-Early voting event at the Victory Center (1006 Hebron Rd.) in Heath, OH.
-Drops by the Victory Center (300 Weatherstone Dr.) in Wadsworth, OH.
-Victory rally at the Strongsville Recreation Center in Strongsville, OH.
(November 2 - Mitt and Ann Romney and Paul Ryan Victory rally to kick off the "Romney-Ryan Real Recovery Road Rally" four-day tour at The Square at Union Centre in West Chester, OH).
-Women for Mitt rally at Winebrenner Auditorium, Winebrenner Theological Seminary, University of Findlay in Findlay, OH.
-Fundraising events at the home of Francis and Craig Lindner (co-CEO, co-president, director of American Financial Group) in Indian Hill (Cincinnati area), OH. ($)
OklahomaSeptember 10 - Fundraising reception with Ann Romney and Laura Bush at the home of Judy and Tome Love, founders of Love's Travel Stops & Country Stores, in Oklahoma City, OK. ($)
-Fundraising luncheon at the Blair County Convention Center in Altoona, PA.
-Victory rally at Leffler Chapel and Performance Center at Elizabethtown College in Elizabethtown, PA.
-Fundraising reception at the Harrisburg Hilton in Harrisburg, PA. ($)
South CarolinaJune 11 - Fundraiser at the home of investment fund executive Barry Wynn in Spartanburg, SC. ($) ...reported by ABC News' Shushanna Walshe
TennesseeSeptember 14 - Fundraising reception and dinner at the residence of Sen. Bob Corker in Chatanooga, TN. ($)
(followed by Mitt and Ann Romney fundraiser at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas, TX followed by private dinner. ($))
May 17 - Evening fundraising reception with Anita Perry at the home of Julie and Ben Crenshaw (the golfer) in Austin, TX. ($)
UtahMay 21, 2012xx-???Evening fundraising reception at in St. George, UT. ($) ????not verified
-Drops by Back Bay Gourmet in Virginia Beach, VA.
-Attends event at The Peanut Shop of Williamsburg, in Williamsburg, VA.
-Visits St. Joseph's Villa in Richmond, VA.
-Victory rally with Cindy McCain at McLean Central Park in McLean, VA.
-Victory rally with Cindy McCain at Freedom High School in South Riding, VA.
-Drops by She Chester in Chester, VA.
-Drops by the Chesterfield South Victory office in Chester, VA.
September 6 - Fundraising reception and dinner at the home of actor Robert Duvall and wife Luciana in Middleburg, VA. ($)
September 7 - Women for Mitt rally at Twin Oaks Riding Academy in Leesburg, VA.
April 16 - Fundraiser at the home of Fred and Marlene Malek in McLean, VA (about 150 people). ($)
West VirginiaJuly 19 - Fundraising reception and dinner at the offices of Jackson Kelly PLLC at Laidley Tower in Charleston, WV. ($) ...reported by the Charleston Daily Mail
WisconsinOctober 30 - Participates in storm relief collection efforts at the Victory office (1915 South Webster Ave., Suite C) in Green Bay, WI.
September 20 - Rally in the Old Gym at Marquette University in Milwaukee, WI.