Michelle Obama coming to town
Sept. 16 update: The Obama campaign confirms that tomorrow's rally will be held at UVA's Newcomb Hall and will begin around 4:50pm. Michelle Obama will be joined by Jill Biden, wife of Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Joe Biden (D-DE). Those planning to attend are strongly suggested to RSVP at va.barackobama.com.
The Associated Press reports and campaign officials to the Hook that Michelle Obama, wife of Democratic presidential nominee Sen. Barack Obama (D-IL) will be coming to Charlottesville on Wednesday afternoon to participate in a Women for Obama voter registration rally.
According to the latest poll numbers, the Obama campaign will take all the help in Virginia it can get, as those numbers show Obama tied with Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) for the Commonwealth's 13 electoral votes. At the time of this post, the campaign had yet to nail down a precise location.