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The Travels of Vice President Dick Cheney -- August 2004
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Colo. Springs, CO
Lubbock, TX
(Hot Springs, AR)
Hot Springs, AR
Ft. Smith, AR
Sioux Falls, SD
La Crosse, WI
Lee's Summit, MO
Golden, CO
Jackson Hole, WY
E. Grand Forks, MN
White Plains, NY
Spartanburg, SC
Clive, IA
Joplin, MO
Battle Creek, MI
(Dayton, OH)
Dayton, OH
Elko, NV
Crawford, TX
Overland Park, KS
Davenport, IA
Waterford, MI
bus tour...
Wilkes-Barre, PA
Pottsville, PA
Bloomsburg, PA
New York, NY
New York, NY


New York, NY
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Note: This calendar is based on publicly available information from the campaign, the RNC, the White House, and news accounts.  The calendar above shows scheduled stops.  The listing below includes impromptu stops and other details, again based on publicly available information.  See Rationale, Methodology and Limitations.


Sun. August 1, 2004
No Information.

Mon. August 2, 2004
-DC accompanied by LC at a rally for the troops at NORTHCOM, Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, CO.  offficial event
-DC reception for Congressman Randy Neugabauer at Lubbock Memorial Civic Center in Lubbock, TX.  ($)
-LC fundraising event for Congressman Pete Sessions in Dallas, TX.  ($)
DC and LC overnight in Hot Springs, AR.

Tues. August 3, 2004
-DC and LC host a Bush-Cheney '04 Town Hall meeting at Hot Springs Convention Center in Hot Springs, AR.
-DC (no info. LC) speaks at a Bush-Cheney '04 rally at the Ft. Smith Convention Center in Ft. Smith, AR.
-DC and LC at a reception for congressional candidate Larry Diedrich at the Best Western Ramkota Hotel in Sioux Falls, SD.  ($)

Wed. August 4, 2004
-DC and LC tour and speech at Walzcraft Industries in La Crosse, WI.
-DC and LC speech and Q&A Bush-Cheney '04 event at Billy Goat Industries in Lee's Summit (suburban Kansas City), MO.
-DC and LC campaign appearance at the Jefferson County Fairgrounds Rodeo Arena in Golden, CO.

Thurs. August 5, 2004
-DC hosts a evening event to raise money for several U.S. Senate candidates in Jackson Hole, WY.  ($) source Neil Modie, Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Fri. August 6, 2004
-DC participates in a Bush-Cheney '04 town hall meeting at Cabela's Sporting Goods Store in East Grand Forks, MN.

Sat. August 7, 2004
-DC attends a Victory 2004 fundraiser in Harrison (near White Plains), NY.  ($)  ...en route to Westchester County Airport a small plane came close enough to Air Force Two to force evasive action.

Sun. August 8, 2004
No Information.

Mon. August 9, 2004
-DC, with daughter Liz, attends a Victory 2004 luncheon at the home of  House Speaker Pro Tem Doug and Allison Smith in Spartanburg, SC.  (Raises $430,000).
Washington, DC.   -DC speech at the Gerald R. Ford Foundation Dinner in Statuary Hall at the U.S. Capitol.

Tues. August 10, 2004
-DC and LC attend rally at Seven Flags Event Center in Clive, IA.

Wed. August 11, 2004
-DC and LC host a Bush-Cheney '04 Town Hall Meeting at the John Q. Hammond Convention Center in Joplin, MO.
-DC and LC attend a Bush-Cheney '04 rally at Lake View High School in Battle Creek, MI.
Overnight in Dayton, OH.

Thurs. August 12, 2004
-Vice President Cheney remarks at a Bush-Cheney '04 rally at the Dayton Convention Center in Dayton, OH.

Fri. August 13, 2004
No public schedule .

Sat. August 14, 2004
-DC and LC attend a Bush-Cheney '04 rally at Elko High School, in Elko, NV.

Sun. August 15, 2004-Sun. August 22, 2004
weeklong vacation in Wyoming.

Mon. August 23, 2004
-DC joins President Bush and members of the Administration's defense team for meeting in Crawford, TX.
Flight to Kansas City, MO.
DC attends exhibition football game between the Kansas City Chiefs and St. Louis Rams.

Tues. August 24, 2004
-DC remarks at a breakfast for congressional candidate Kris Kobach at the Ritz Charles conference center in Overland Park, KS.  ($)
-DC and LC hold a Bush-Cheney '04 town hall meeting in the Radisson Hotel Ballroom in Davenport, IA.  [gay marriage remarks]
-DC and LC attends a Victory 2004 rally at Kettering High School in Waterford, MI.

Vice President Dick Cheney and Lynne Cheney Pennsylvania bus tour accompanied by granddaughters Kate, Elizabeth, and Grace.
Wed. August 25, 2004
-The Cheneys hold a Bush-Cheney '04 town hall meeting at Wilkes University's Arnaud C. Marts Sports and Conference Center in Wilkes-Barre, PA.
Unannounced stop at the town square in Hazleton, PA.
-The Cheneys hold a Victory '04 rally at Pottsville Area High School's Martz Hall in Pottsville, PA.
Unannounced stop to buys produce at a roadside stand run by Ray Levan in Catawissa, PA.
-The Cheneys hold a Bush-Cheney '04 rally at Bloomsburg University's Nelson Field House in Bloomsburg, PA.
Unannounced stop at McDonald's; he orders a grilled chicken salad, in Williamsport, PA.
The Cheneys tour the Peter J. McGovern Little League Museum, then watch several innings of a Little League World Series semi-final game between from the hill at Howard J. Lamade Stadium in Williamsport, PA.

Thurs. August 26, 2004
No public schedule.

Fri. August 27, 2004

No public schedule.

Sat. August 28, 2004

No public schedule.

Sun. August 29, 2004

-DC and LC attend a Bush-Cheney '04 welcome rally at Ellis Island, NY/NJ.
-DC and LC visit the podium at Madison Square Garden and practice the teleprompter in New York, NY.

Mon. August 30, 2004

-LC at "W Stands for Women" forum at the Waldorf-Astoria in New York, NY.

Tues. August 31, 2004
-DC and LC attend the evening session of the Republican National Convention in New York, NY.

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