August 21, 2008
news report: Biden receives call from Obama while waiting for his wife at the dentist's office.
August 22, 2008
news reports: family members gathering at Biden's home in Greenville, DE.
Sat. August 23, 2008
-Obama introduces Biden as his running mate at a rally in front of the Old State Capitol in Springfield, IL.*
-Surprise stop at the Amtrak station in Wilmington, DE.
Flight to Denver, CO.
-Stops for food to go at Boney's Smoke House Hickory Smoked Pit BBQ in Denver, CO.
Tues. August 26, 2008
August 27, 2008
-Delivers his nomination speech to the Democratic National Convention at the Pepsi Center in Denver, CO. Afterwards Sen. Obama joins him on stage in a surprise appearance.*
Thurs. August 28, 2008
-Addresses the Pennsylvania delegation breakfast at the Tech Center Marriott in Denver, CO.
-Meets with and thanks fire fighters and National Guard troops outside Invesco Field in Denver, CO.
-Joins Sen. Obama and family on stage after Obama's acceptance speech at Invesco Field at Mile High in Denver, CO.*
Sat. August 30, 2008
-The Obamas and the Bidens have breakfast at Yankee Kitchen Family Restaurant in Boardman, OH.*
-The Obamas and the Bidens attend the memorial service for Rep. Stephanie Tubbs Jones at the Cleveland Convention Center in Cleveland, OH.*
-Unannounced stop to buy corn at a stand on the corner of Rts. 61 and 229 run by the Marengo United Methodist Church in Marengo, OH.*
-"On the Road to Change" rally with Sen. Obama at Dublin Coffman High School football stadium in Dublin, OH.*
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