12:05: President Obama participates in a roundtable discussion with teachers at Canyon Springs High School in Las Vegas, Nevada
12:40: Delivers remarks at a campaign event at Canyon Springs High School, Las Vegas, Nevada
1:15: VP Biden attends a campaign event in Detroit, Michigan
1:25: Michelle Obama visits Naval Station Mayport in Jacksonville, Fla
1:50: President Obama departs Las Vegas en route New York City
3:00: VP Biden delivers remarks at a campaign event at Renaissance High School
5:00: VP Biden attends a campaign event in Detroit
6:05: President Obama arrives New York City
7:35: Delivers remarks at a campaign event at Alice Tully Hall at Lincoln Center
9:45: Attends a campaign event at Jazz at Lincoln Center (Closed press)
11:35: Departs New York City en route Washington, DC
Michael Tomasky: This one is unreal. You’ll recall that when the Akin story broke, Romney conspicuously stopped short on calling on Akin to withdraw….
…. Rush Limbaugh finally called on Akin to get out of the race around 3 yesterday afternoon. And sometime after that, the Romney campaign released a statement saying the same.
The man is a joke. Who’s the leader of that party? And what kind of president of the United States will such a man be, who waits for green lights from Rush Limbaugh before taking “bold stands”? This one episode, this single example of Romney in action, should be heralded far and wide by the DNC. It, by itself, should disqualify him for high office in the minds of serious independent voters.
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