John McCain Visits by State (June 1-November 4, 2008)

Nov. 4b - JSM with Cindy and the Palins remarks to supporters and reporters on the Squaw Peak Lawn at The Arizona Biltmore in Phoenix, AZ.
Nov. 4a - JSM accompanied by wife Cindy, McCain votes at Albright United Methodist Church in Phoenix, AZ.
Nov. 3/4 - JSM post-midnight Road to Victory at Yavapai County Courthouse in Prescott, AZ. (event 7 of 7)
Oct. 4-5:  Oct. 4 JSM debate prep. "at a resort hotel" in Sedona, AZ.  Oct. 5 Sedona, AZ no public events.
Aug. 28 - Gov. Palin at the McCain compound in Sedona, AZ, meets with Cindy McCain; JSM joins them and offers her the position around 11 a.m..  Flight from Phoenix, AZ; arrives evening at Dayton International Airport.
Aug. 26 - JSM addresses the 90th American Legion National Convention at Phoenix Convention Center in Phoenix, AZ.
Aug. 21-25:  Aug. 21 Stops in the Starbucks in Cottonwood, AZ. 
                   Aug. 22
CBS "60 Minutes" interview. 
                   Aug. 23 Sedona, AZ no public events. 
                   Aug. 24 a)
attends services at North Phoenix Baptist Church in Phoenix, AZ; b) attends Arizona Diamondbacks vs. Florida Marlins baseball game at Chase Field in Phoenix, AZ. 
                   Aug. 25
receives endorsement of Puerto Rican reggaetón star Daddy Yankee at Central High School in Phoenix, AZ.  to California.
July 26-28:  July 26-27 "Cabin Weekend" with some top donors, Sedona, AZ. 
                  Also on July 26
participates in National Forum on Disability Issues in Columbus, OH via satellite link from AZ. 
                  July 28
visits the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, AZ for a routine examination.
July 12-14:  July 12 Sedona, AZ no public events. 
                  July 13 a)
visits his campaign office in Phoenix, AZ; b) attends services at North Phoenix Baptist Church in Phoenix, AZ. 
                  July 14
brief stop at the Eggery in Phoenix, AZ.
July 4-6:  July 4-5 Sedona, AZ no public events. 
              July 6
a) attends services at North Phoenix Baptist Church in Phoenix, AZ; b) visits the Carl T. Hayden Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Phoenix, AZ. 
June 22 - JSM attends services at North Phoenix Baptist Church in Phoenix, AZ.  (also very likely in AZ on June 21, but not confirmed).

Aug. 8 - JSM finance event at Embassy Suites Northwest Arkansas in Rogers, AR. ($)

Aug. 26 - JSM fundraiser at The Grand Del Mar in San Diego, CA. ($)
Aug. 25c - JSM fundraiser at the Beverly Hills Hilton in Beverly Hills, CA. ($)   to AZ.
Aug. 25b - JSM tapes "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" in Burbank, CA.
Aug. 25a - JSM fundraising luncheon at the Grand Sheraton Hotel in Sacramento, CA. ($)
Aug. 16 - JSM speaks at the Saddleback Civil Forum on National Leadership organized by Rev. Rick Warren at Saddleback Church in Lake Forest, CA.  (Sen. Obama also spoke at this forum).
July 28c - JSM finance event at the Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco, CA. ($)
July 28b - JSM finance luncheon with Rep. Kevin McCarthy at Seven Oaks Country Club in Bakersfield, CA. ($)
July 28a - JSM tours Red Ribbon Ranch Oil Lease, San Joaquin Facilities Management Inc., in Bakersfield, CA.
July 14 - JSM speech at luncheon at the National Council of La Raza’s Annual Conference at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA.
June 24c - JSM f
inance event at the home of Julia and George Argyros (investor) in Newport Beach, CA. ($)
June 24b - JSM finance luncheon at the Riverside Convention Center in Riverside, CA. ($)
June 24a - JSM environmental briefing at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History in Santa Barbara, CA.
June 23b - JSM finance luncheon at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center in Fresno, CA. ($)
June 23a - JSM town hall meeting in the Satellite Student Union at California State University, Fresno in Fresno, CA.

Nov. 4 - JSM Road to Victory rally at WestStar Aviation, Hangar #2858 in Grand Junction, CO.
Oct. 24d - JSM Road to Victory rally at Durango High School football field in Durango, CO.
Oct. 24c - JSM tours, meets with small businessmen, and makes a statement at Springs Fabrication in Colorado Springs, CO.
Oct. 24b - JSM lunch at Conway's Red Top restaurant in Colorado Springs, CO.
Oct. 24a - JSM Road to Victory rally at the National Western Arena in Denver, CO.
Oct. 3 - JSM town hall meeting at Massari Arena at Colorado State University-Pueblo Campus in Pueblo, CO.
Oct. 2b - JSM watches the vice presidential debate from his room at the Brown Palace Hotel in Denver, CO.
Oct. 2a - JSM Women's town hall meeting at The Sheraton Denver, Grand Ballroom in Denver, CO.
Sept. 6 - JSM and SP Road to Victory rally at Colorado Jet Center in Colorado Springs, CO.*
Aug. 15b - JSM strategy meetings; does a film shoot at lower Woody Creek in Aspen, CO.
Aug. 15a - JSM meets privately for breakfast with T. Boone Pickens at Aspen Meadows Resort in Aspen, CO.
       Overnight in Aspen, CO.
Aug. 14d - JSM thank you finance event for bundlers ("Trailblazers" and "Innovators") at the Pine Creek Cookhouse in Aspen, CO. ($)
Aug. 14c - JSM finance event at the Hotel Jerome in Aspen, CO. ($)
Aug. 14b - JSM Conversation with Walter Isaacson at The Aspen Institute, Greenwald Pavilion in Aspen, CO.
Aug. 14a - JSM finance luncheon at the home of the home of Frank and Patricia Lynch in Edwards, CO. ($)
July 30b - JSM remarks to employees at Wagner Equipment Co.'s Wagner Training Institute in Aurora, CO.
July 30a - JSM meets privately with Catholic Archbishop Charles Chaput of Denver.
        Overnight in Denver, CO.
July 29 - JSM finance event at the home of
investor Charlie Gallagher in Cherry Hills Village (Denver Metro area), CO. ($)
July 25b - JSM meets with the Dalai Lama at a private home in Aspen, CO.
July 25a - JSM addresses the American GI Forum Convention at the Grand Hyatt Denver in Denver, CO.
July 7b - JSM brief stop to buy chocolate at the Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory on the 16th Street Promenade in Denver, CO.
July 7a - JSM town hall meeting at Denver Center for the Performing Arts, Donald R. Seawell Grand Ballroom in Denver, CO.


District of Columbia area
Oct. 1 - JSM returns to Washington, DC for vote on the financial rescue/bailout plan.
Sept. 28 - JSM appears on ABC News' "This Week With George Stephanopoulos" in Washington, DC.
Sept. 27 - McCain and his wife Cindy and Sen. Joe Lieberman and his wife Hadassah dine at CityZen restaurant at the Mandarin Oriental in Washington, DC.  [source Politico]
Sept. 25b - Congressional leaders, Sen. McCain, and Sen. Obama participate in a meeting on the economic crisis with President Bush in the Cabinet Room at the White House.
Sept. 25a - JSM on Capitol Hill: in his office in the Russell Senate Office Building, a brief stop at House Minority Leader John Boehner's office, lunch with Senate Republicans in the Mansfield Room in the Capitol, and back  to his office.
Aug. 2-3 no public events.

July 8 - JSM speech at the 79th Annual LULAC Convention, luncheon, at the Hilton Washington Hotel in Washington, DC.
June 28b - JSM speech at the  National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials 25th Annual Conference at The Renaissance in Washington, DC.
June 28a - JSM meets separately with Iraq President Talabani and with Philippines President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo at the Willard Hotel in Washington, DC.
June 13-14 no public events.
June 10 - JSM keynote address at the NFIB & eBay 2008 National Small Business Summit at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington, DC.
June 9 - JSM Aviators for McCain finance reception at 101 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Rooftop, in Washington, DC. ($)
June 7-8 no public events.
June 2 -
JSM speech to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) at Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.
June 1 no public events.

Nov. 3 - JSM Road to Victory rally outside of Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, FL.  (event 1 of 7)
Nov. 2/3 - JSM post-midnight Road to Victory rally at Bank United Center in Coral Gables, FL.   
Oct. 29d - JSM discussion with small businesspeople at Baron Sign Manufacturing in Riviera Beach, FL.
Oct. 29c - JSM holds a national security roundtable and makes remarks at The University of Tampa in Tampa, FL.   Also at the University of Tampa, McCain tapes CNN's Larry King Live show.
Oct. 29b - JSM Joe the Plumber event at Everglades Lumber in the Little Havana section of Miami, FL.
Oct. 29a - JSM talks with small businesspeople at Sarussi Cafe in Miami, FL.
Oct. 23 "Joe the Plumber" bus tour
f - R
ally at Robarts Arena in Sarasota, FL.
e - Stops at Parkesdale Farm Market stand of Jim Meeks in Plant City, FL.
d - Stops at Mi Viejo San Juan restaurant in Orlando, FL.
c - Stops at Coatoam Periodontal, the dental office of Dr. Gary Coatam, in Altamonte Springs, FL.
b - Rally at All Star Building Materials in Ormond Beach, FL.
a - Meets briefly with several small business owners at the Starlite Cafe in Daytona Beach, FL.
Oct. 17b - JSM Road to Victory rally at the Maxwell C. King Center for the Performing Arts in Melbourne, FL.
Oct. 17a - JSM Road to Victory rally at Florida International University in Miami, FL.
Sept. 16b - JSM Road to Victory rally at Convention Center of Tampa in Tampa, FL.
Sept. 16a - JSM on the morning shows via satellite from FL.
Sept. 15c - JSM finance dinner and receptions at the Miami Intercontinental Hotel in Miami, FL. ($)
Sept. 15b - JSM town hall meeting at the Asociación Borinquea de Florida Central in Orlando, FL.
Sept. 15a - JSM Road to Victory rally at Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville, FL.
Aug. 18b - JSM business roundtable at Brevard Community College in Cocoa Beach, FL.
Aug. 18a -
JSM speaks at the 109th Annual VFW National Convention at Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL.
Aug. 17 - JSM fundraiser in Miami canceled due "an overabundance of caution" about tropical storm Fay.
Aug. 17 - JSM briefed on tropical storm Fay at the Orange County Emergency Operation Center in Winter Park, FL.
Aug. 1e - JSM speaks at a Country First Concert featuring John Rich at the Marina Civic Center Complex in Panama City, FL.
Aug. 1d - JSM fundraiser at Capt. Anderson's in Panama City, FL. ($)
Aug. 1c - JSM press conference at the Bay Point Marriott in Panama City, FL.
Aug. 1b - JSM brief stop at Pancho's Spanish Bakery and Deli in (east) Orlando, FL.
Aug. 1a - JSM speech to the National Urban League Annual Conference at Orlando World Center Marriott Resort & Convention Center in Orlando, FL.
June 6b - JSM briefed, air boat tour, and media availability at Everglades Safari Park in Miami, FL.
June 6a -
JSM finance luncheon at Parrott Jungle Island in Miami, FL. ($)
June 5c - JSM finance reception at The St. Regis Fort Lauderdale Resort in Fort Lauderdale, FL. ($)
June 5b -
JSM speech at the Florida Society of Newspaper Editors and Florida Press Association Convention at the Hilton Hotel, Walt Disney World Resort, in Lake Buena Vista, FL.
June 5a - JSM finance luncheon at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, FL. ($)
June 4 - JSM f
inance reception at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort & Golf Club in St. Petersburg, FL. ($)

Aug. 18 - JSM finance roundtable and fundraising reception at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta, GA. ($)


Sept. 8 - JSM finance dinner and receptions at the Chicago Hilton in Chicago, IL. ($)
June 18 - JSM finance reception at The Drake Hotel in Chicago, IL ($); and "Hispanic Voices Reception" at The Drake Hotel in Chicago, IL.

Nov. 3 - JSM Road to Victory rally at Indianapolis International Airport, International Arrivals Ramp in Indianapolis, IN.  (event 4 of 7)
July 1 - JSM speech at the National Sheriffs' Association's 68th Annual Conference in Indianapolis, IN.
-Fundraiser in downtown Indianapolis, IN. ($)

Oct. 26b - JSM Road to Victory rally at the University of Northern Iowa - West Gym in Cedar Falls, IA.
Oct. 26a - JSM appears on "Meet the Press" with Tom Brokaw in Waterloo, IA.
Oct. 11 - JSM Road to Victory rally at RiverCenter Adler Theatre, Great River Hall in Davenport, IA.
Sept. 30 - JSM small business roundtable at EFCO Forms in Des Moines, IAAlso today McCain did interviews via satellite from a restaurant in West Des Moines, and met with editors and reporters at the Des Moines Register in Des Moines, IA.
Sept. 29 - JSM makes a statement on the failure of the bailout bill at the West Des Moines Marriott in West Des Moines, IA.
Sept. 18b - JSM and SP tour flood-damaged parts of Cedar Rapids, IA.*
Sept. 18a - JSM and SP Road to Victory rally at PS Air Hangar, Eastern Iowa International Airport in Cedar Rapids, IA.*
Aug. 8b - JSM finance reception at the Wakonda Club in Des Moines, IA. ($)
Aug. 8a - JSM attends the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, IA.
June 19 - JSM flies into Burlington, drive to Columbus Junction, tours the flooded city with Mayor Dan Wilson and Louisa County Sheriff Curt Braby, in IA.


June 28 - JSM fundraiser at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, KY. ($)

Aug. 19 - JSM travels by helicopter to tour the Genesis oil rig, in the Gulf of Mexico south of New Orleans, LA.
July 23 - JSM planned trip to New Orleans, LA, and Thursday helicopter trip to offshore oil rig
canceled due to weather.
June 4b - JSM finance luncheon at the Holiday Inn Select in Baton Rouge, LA. ($)
June 4a - JSM
town hall meeting at Baton Rouge River Center in Baton Rouge, LA.
June 3b - JSM
"A Leader We Can Believe In" speech and rally at The Pontchartrain Center in Kenner, LA.
June 3a - JSM
Finance event at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans, LA. ($)


July 21c - JSM picnic at the Maine Military Museum in South Portland, ME.
July 21b - JSM finance event at The Nonantum Resort in Kennebunkport, ME. ($)
July 21a - JSM finance event hosted by former President George H.W. Bush and Barbara Bush at Walker's Point in Kennebunkport, ME. ($)

Sept. 21 - JSM speaks at the annual conference of the National Guard Association of the United States at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD.
Sept. 20 - JSM attends a private reception with members of the Class of 1958 at the Naval Academy; watches part of the Navy-Rutgers football game at the Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD.
July 22 - JSM finance reception at Center Club (Legg Mason tower) in Baltimore, MD. ($)

June 12 - JSM finance event at the Westin Copley Place in Boston, MA. ($) 

Sept. 23 - JSM tours the Dow Corning plant in Freeland, MI.
Sept. 17b - JSM and SP Straight Talk town hall meeting at Grand Rapids Community College, Gerald R. Ford Fieldhouse in Grand Rapids, MI.*
Sept. 17a - JSM unannounced stop, tours and makes remarks, at the General Motors assembly plant in Lake Orion, MI.
Sept. 5b - JSM and SP Road to Victory rally at Freedom Hill Amphitheatre in Sterling Heights, MI.*
Sept. 5a - JSM and SP accept the endorsement of the Fraternal Order of Police at the Detroit Marriott Hotel at the Renaissance Center in Detroit, MI.*
Aug. 14 - JSM greets patrons at Kerby's Koney Island diner in Bloomfield Hills, MI.
Aug. 13e - JSM Young Professionals Finance Reception at Big Rock Chop House in Birmingham, MI. ($)
Aug. 13d - JSM fundraiser at the Townsend Hotel in Birmingham, MI. ($)
Aug. 13c - JSM media availability at the Townsend Hotel in Birmingham, MI.
Aug. 13b - JSM tours Beaver Aerospace and Defense, Inc. in Livonia, MI.
Aug. 13a - JSM reception/finance event at Shenandoah Country Club in West Bloomfield, MI. ($)
Aug. 5 - JSM visits the Enrico Fermi nuclear power plant in Newport, MI.
July 18b - JSM finance event at the Detroit Athletic Club in Detroit, MI. ($)
July 18a - JSM tours and holds a town hall meeting at the General Motors Design Center Dome in Warren, MI.
July 17b - JSM finance event at the home of former Ambassador to Italy and former CEO of Universal Forest Products Peter Secchia in Ferrysburg, MI. ($)
July 17a - JSM brief stop at Pronto Pups in Grand Haven, MI.
July 10b - JSM town hall meeting at Bayloff Stamped Products (factory) in Belleville, MI.
July 10a - JSM brief stop at Senate Coney Island Restaurant in Livonia, MI.

Oct. 10 - JSM Straight Talk town hall meeting at Lakeville South High School gymnasium in Lakeville, MN.
Sept. 19 - JSM and SP Road to Victory rally at Key Air Hangar at the Anoka County-Blaine Airport in Blaine, MN.*
Sept. 4 - JSM does walk through; delivers acceptance speech; afterwards the McCains and the Palins celebrate amid balloons and confetti, at Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, MN.*

Sept. 3c - JSM joins Gov. Sarah Palin and her family on stage after her speech and makes very brief remarks at the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul, MN.*
Sept. 3b - JSM and members of his family join volunteers putting together care packages for victims of Hurricane Gustav at the Minneapolis Convention Center in Minneapolis, MN.
Sept. 3a - JSM arrives at the airport and is greeted by his family and the Palin family in Minneapolis, MN.*
July 10 - JSM, accompanied by Gov. Tim Pawlenty, drops in at the campaign's regional headquarters, greets staff and supporters in St. Paul, MN.
June 19b - JSM 2008 Presidential Town Hall Meeting with undecided voters at Landmark Center in St. Paul, MN.
June 19a - JSM finance reception and dinner at the Hilton Minneapolis in Minneapolis, MN. ($)

Sept. 26 - JSM participates in the presidential debate with Sen. Obama in Ford Center for the Performing Arts at the University of Mississippi, appears at a post-debate rally at the University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS.
Aug. 31 - JSM and SP tour the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency's Emergency Operations Center with Gov. Haley Barbour in Pearl, MS.*

Oct. 20c - JSM Road to Victory rally at Heartland High School & Academy, Bill Harmon Field in Belton, MO.
Oct. 20b - JSM stops at Buckingham Smokehouse Bar-B-Q in Columbia, MO.
Oct. 20a - JSM Road to Victory rally at New Town at St. Charles in St. Charles, MO.
Oct. 1 - JSM economic speech at the The Harry S Truman Library Institute in Independence, MO.
Sept. 8 - JSM and SP Road to Victory rally at The Pavilion at John Knox Village in Lee's Summit, MO.*
Sept. 7 - JSM and SP have dinner at Arthur Bryant's Barbeque in Kansas City, MO.*
Aug. 31 - JSM and SP Road to the Convention rally at T.R. Hughes Ballpark in O'Fallon, MO.*
July 30 - JSM finance reception at the Hyatt Exhibit Hall in Kansas City, MO. ($)
July 17 - JSM town hall meeting at Union Station in Kansas City, MO.
July 15b - JSM brief stop at the Ted Drewes custard shop on Chippewa Street in St. Louis, MO.
July 15a - JSM finance dinner and reception at Hunter Farms, the estate of Hunter Engineering executive Stephen Brauer and his wife Kimmy Brauer, in St. Louis, MO. ($)
June 18 - JSM briefing on energy and economic policy at Missouri State University, Plaster Student Union, in Springfield, MO.


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