Obama, Biden to rally in New Hampshire after accepting nomination
September 1st, 2012
06:02 PM ET
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Obama, Biden to rally in New Hampshire after accepting nomination

(CNN) - President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden will hold a campaign event in New Hampshire next Friday, the day after the Democratic National Convention in Charlotte, North Carolina concludes, their campaign announced Saturday.

The two candidates will be joined by their spouses, the campaign said.

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Over the weekend, Obama and Biden will split up, with Obama campaigning in Florida and Biden in Ohio.

All three states are toss-ups on the CNN Electoral Map.

Obama embarked on a multistate tour on Saturday his campaign is calling the "Road to Charlotte," where Obama is to accept the Democratic nomination on Thursday.

He will hold a second event in Iowa Saturday evening, then campaign in Colorado on Sunday and in Ohio on Monday. On Monday afternoon, he heads to Louisiana, where last week Hurricane Isaac made landfall.

He is slated to campaign in Virginia on Tuesday before heading to North Carolina on Wednesday.

Filed under: 2012 • Jill Biden • Joe Biden • Michelle Obama • President Obama
soundoff (12 Responses)
  1. upwardquest

    Thank you, President Obama, for all you've done and are doing for everyone. I am especially grateful for your help in keeping my home. I am voting for YOU!

    September 1, 2012 06:23 pm at 6:23 pm |

    Do you trust romney BACHMANN atkins ,Ryan ,cantor Mc connell with your mom and dads soc sec and Medicare trust funds ????the key word is. Trust ,the one % can pay their parents bills , can you ?????

    September 1, 2012 06:26 pm at 6:26 pm |
  3. Gurgyl

    I can tell so many of his accomplishments, such as, Health Care pass, Fin. Reg. Reform, consumer protection, DADT, saving GM and Auto industry, STOCK ACT, killing Bin Laden, Gaddaffi, Saddam Hussain etc, ending Iran War etc, list goes on, on, on and on...

    September 1, 2012 06:54 pm at 6:54 pm |
  4. 100 % ETHIO

    We are going to elect someone, who is going to be good for America & Americans'.
    Moreover, we are being disturbed by on going election solicitors. They keep wasting our times and our Money. These are professional Spies and panhandlers, all year round.
    What is these? Democracy?

    We must vote without being forced/solicited to Ru/De.

    September 1, 2012 07:35 pm at 7:35 pm |
  5. kayres1971

    Don't you get it....NO ONE BELIEVES YOU ANYMORE!

    September 1, 2012 07:40 pm at 7:40 pm |
  6. Sa'idu

    President Obama is omong the greatest American Presidents, having inherited two wars, in Iraq and Afghanistan. A near collapsed U.S economy. Shattered Auto industry. Massive budget deficit. In addition to negative U.S locus standi. But on the other hand, look at what has achieved. A more favourable image of the U.S. Stabllized the econmy. Ended the war in Iraq and drawing down the war in Afghanistan. Resuscitated the Auto industry. Hes green on the envirnment. Thats progress indeed, to mention a few. I said four more years, Barack

    September 1, 2012 08:18 pm at 8:18 pm |
  7. Larry L

    I'm proud to be able to vote for a compassionate and dedicated leader rather than a spoiled, flip-flopping, man who changes his ideology withs shifts in the political winds. Romney won't show us his tax returns but expects us to believe his ridiculous promises of low taxes, cheap gas, no deficit, great healthcare and a huge defense budget. However, he gives us absolutely zip for specifics on how he plans to pay for those things. He and Ryan also plan to kill Medicare at the first opportunity – with their "vouchers" that will be a gift to HMOs and insurance companies. OBAMA/BIDEN 2012!

    September 1, 2012 08:51 pm at 8:51 pm |
  8. Larry IN Houston

    obama will have to wake up the 18 to 35 yr. olds – if he expects to get re-elected, period. If he doesn't, then he's sunk. If he loses, people should blame the DNC, not obama, or biden. This election may wind up being a tie, if you look at it thru the electoral college way of looking at it. They should have begged Hillary to replace biden. But it's too late for that now. No republican has ever won the white house, without winning the buckeye state, period. (fact) It's the 17th state to enter the union, and there is a town in the buckeye state that is the first organized settlement in the northwest territory. That means that the earlier settlers crossed over the river to head west, to settle & claim their territories, and lands.
    May the Best Man Win, November 6th.

    September 1, 2012 09:16 pm at 9:16 pm |
  9. Canchange

    Now they come with more lies, Goofie and the Grym with lots of promises! Not this time 2012.The American people is not stupid twice. God Bless America and Mark Levin, thanks Mitt /Ryan 2012

    September 1, 2012 09:19 pm at 9:19 pm |
  10. Chris

    Why do liberals believe fiction and not facts? Obama has failed in everything and has not kept one promise that he has made!the govt job is not to take care of us the states are to make the decsions for thw states not federal govt and if u believe other wise then read our history and the constution and if u dont believw that than move to another country and see how u do there when u have no rights.

    September 2, 2012 12:02 am at 12:02 am |
  11. barry

    The Republican's did a good job with their convention this week. They were on message of rediscovery of the ability to achieve the American dream. They also did a good job showing they are a inclusive paarty with different heritages and age. G.O.P wasn't just old white men speaking it was certainly a different look and feel from the past. I am excited to see how President Obama and the Democrats counter the message this coming week. This election looks like it is going to be close.

    September 2, 2012 12:11 am at 12:11 am |
  12. Gurgyl

    This is Middle Claxd America Convention-let us all walk and prove successful, vote direct Democratic ticket, obama12. Period.

    September 2, 2012 07:12 am at 7:12 am |