2008 Election Weekend Calendar Preview (August 3-5, 2007)
[This weekend preview is being re-published from 2008Central.net]
Two big events this weekend. Democratic candidates converge in Chicago for the YearlyKos Convention tomorrow, while Republicans have a debate Sunday morning in Des Moines.
- Obama addresses YearlyKos tomorrow, before heading to Atlanta for Women’s Awards Dinner for the SCLC. Sunday he has a fundraiser in Utah and a Town Hall Meeting in Nevada.
- Richardson campaigns all weekend in Iowa, squeezing in an appearance at YearlyKos tomorrow afternoon.
- Dodd’s wife, Jackie Clegg Dodd, will campaign tomorrow and Sunday in Nevada, while Dodd himself appears at YearlyKos tomorrow afternoon.
- Kucinich will also address the YearlyKos convention.
- Clinton has a slew of fundraisers lined up this weekend in the Hamptons on Long Island. Tomorrow morning she will address the National Organization of Police Organizations and the YearlyKos Convention before heading back to Long Island.
- Edwards also addresses the YearlyKos Convention, before campaigning in Iowa on Sunday.
- Gravel is also attending YearlyKos.
- Hunter is participating in the debate this Sunday in Iowa.
- McCain holds a town hall meeting Saturday in Iowa, and participates in the debate on Sunday.
- Huckabee campaigns in Iowa today and debates on Sunday.
- Romney has some fundraisers scheduled for Maine today, before debating on Sunday morning and campaigning in Iowa the rest of the day.
- Paul has a campaign event scheduled in Pittsburgh today, before appearing at the debate on Sunday. His son is appearing at an event tomorrow in St. Louis.
- Giuliani debates on Sunday morning and campaigns in Iowa the rest of the day.
- Brownback is also participating in the debate.
- Tancredo has campaign events in Iowa tomorrow and Sunday sandwiched around the debate.
- Thompson also campaigning in Iowa this weekend, along with debating.
Visit our up-to-date campaign calendar section for complete schedules.