The candidates made a handful of visits in the last seven months of the
campaign (April 10-Nov. 6, 2012 >
September 3 Barack Obama
with local officials and views ongoing response and recovery
efforts to Hurricane Isaac, then delivers a statement to the press in
Saint John the Baptist Parish (New Orleans), LA.
July 25 Barack Obama
-Fundraiser at a private residence in New Orleans, LA (20
$25,000 per person). ($)
-Fundraiser at the House of Blues in
New Orleans, LA (400 people, $250 per person). ($)
-Addresses the National Urban League’s 2012 Conference at the
Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA.
June 19 Joe Biden
remarks at the 37th Annual Convention
and Career Fair of the National Association of Black Journalists in New
April 12 Michelle Obama
-Speech at a
Joining Forces employment event (50,000th
veteran or military spouse to have been hired by a company through
Joining Forces) at Kansas City Southern Railways in Shreveport, LA.
September 21 Paul Ryan
-Addresses AARP Life @ 50+ Event at the Ernest N. Morial Convention
Center in New Orleans, LA.
September 19 Ann Romney
-Fundraiser at the Shreveport Club in Shreveport, LA. ($)
August 31 Mitt Romney
areas damaged by Hurricane Isaac in Jefferson Parish (New
Orleans area), LA.
August 20 Mitt Romney
-Fundraisers at two homes (one at the home of Joe
Canizaro, president and CEO of Columbus Properties,
in Metairie, LA. ($)
July 16 Mitt Romney
-Fundraiser with Gov. Jindal at the City Club in Baton
May 16, 2012 Ann Romney-???Fundraising lunch in
Rouge, LA. ($) ????not
Visits by third party
candidates after their nominating conventions
October 17 Jim Gray
-Rally at Norman Nayer Bldg. at Tulane University in New Orleans, LA.
-Speaks in Dr. Salmon A. Shomade's constitutional law class at the
University of New Orleans in New Orleans, LA.
-Rallies at Loyola University New Orleans in New Orleans, LA.
September 28-29 Gary Johnson
Rally at Lousiana State University in Baton Rouge, LA.
-Speaks at NAACP Louisiana State Conference at Gethsmane Church of God
in Christ in Lafayette, LA.
-Meet and greet at Oaklawn Ave. Church in Lafayette, LA.