The Travels of Senator John McCain -- June 2008
Washington, DC

Washington, DC
Nashville, TN

Memphis, TN
New Orleans, LA
Kenner, LA

Baton Rouge, LA
St. Petersburg, FL

Orlando, FL
Lake Buena Vista, FL
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Miami, FL

Washington, DC

Washington, DC

Richmond, VA
Washington, DC
McLean, VA

Washington, DC
New York, NY

Philadelphia, PA

Boston, MA
Nashua, NH
New York, NY

Pemberton, NJ

Washington, DC

Washington, DC

Arlington, VA
Dallas, TX

San Antonio, TX
Houston, TX

Springfield, MO
Chicago, IL

Columbus Junction, IA
Minneapolis, MN
St. Paul, MN



Phoenix, AZ

Fresno, CA

Santa Barbara, CA
Riverside, CA
Newport Beach, CA

Las Vegas, NV

Cincinnati, OH

Warren, OH
Hunting Valley, OH

Washington, DC
Louisville, KY

Montreat, NC

Harrisburg, PA
Pipersville, PA
Bryn Mawr, PA

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Note: This calendar is based on publicly available information from the campaign and news accounts.  The calendar above shows cities and towns.  The listing below includes impromptu stops and other details, again based on publicly available information.  See Rationale, Methodology and Limitations 2008.
Sun. June 1, 2008
Washington, DC.

Mon. June 2, 2008
-Speech to the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) at Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.
-Town hall meeting at the Ryman Auditorium in Nashville, TN.
-Finance roundtable; reception at the home of Linda and Mike Curb; and dinner at the home of Chrissy and Bill Hagerty in Nashville, TN. ($)
        Overnight in Nashville, TN.

Tues. June 3, 2008
-Unannounced visit to the Blue Plate Cafe in Memphis, TN.
-Finance luncheon at 1025 Cherry Road (hosted by FedEx CEO Frederick W. Smith) in Memphis, TN. ($)
-Finance event at the National World War II Museum in New Orleans, LA. ($)
-"A Leader We Can Believe In" speech and rally at The Pontchartrain Center in Kenner, LA.

Wed. June 4, 2008
-Town hall meeting at Baton Rouge River Center in Baton Rouge, LA.
-Finance luncheon at the Holiday Inn Select in Baton Rouge, LA. ($)
-Finance reception at the Renaissance Vinoy Resort & Golf Club in St. Petersburg, FL. ($)

Thurs. June 5, 2008
-Finance luncheon at Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, FL. ($)
-Speech at the Florida Society of Newspaper Editors and Florida Press Association Convention at the Hilton Hotel, Walt Disney World Resort, in Lake Buena Vista, FL.
Finance reception at The St. Regis Fort Lauderdale Resort in Fort Lauderdale, FL. ($)

Fri. June 6, 2008
Finance luncheon at Parrott Jungle Island in Miami, FL. ($)
-Briefing, air boat tour, and media availability at Everglades Safari Park in Miami, FL.

Sat. June 7, 2008
Washington, DC.

Sun. June 8, 2008
Washington, DC.

Mon. June 9, 2008
-Unannounced visit to Shockoe Espresso & Roastery in Richmond, VA.
-Finance luncheon at Omni Richmond Hotel in Richmond, VA. ($)

-Aviators for McCain finance reception at 101 Constitution Avenue, N.W., Rooftop, in Washington, DC. ($)
-Finance reception and Victory dinner at the Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner in McLean, VA. ($)

Tues. June 10, 2008
Keynote address at the NFIB & eBay 2008 National Small Business Summit at the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington, DC.
-Visit with Greek Orthodox Archbishop Demetrios at the Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America on 79th Street in New York, NY.
-Finance reception at the '21' Club in New York, NY. ($) 
???Finance event at
The St. Regis Hotel in New York, NY.  ($)  source Newsday.  not confirmed

Wed. June 11, 2008
-Town hall meeting in the Grand Hall, National Constitution Center in Philadelphia, PA.

Thurs. June 12, 2008
-Finance event at the Westin Copley Place in Boston, MA. ($) 

-Town hall meeting at Daniel Webster College gymnasium in Nashua, NH.
-Town hall meeting at Federal Hall in New York, NY.  (exclusive broadcast by FOX News Channel)
        Overnight in New York, NY.

Fri. June 13, 2008
-Town hall meeting in the Physical Education Building at Burlington County College in Pemberton, NJ.

Sat. June 14, 2008
Washington, DC.

Sun. June 15, 2008
-Meets with Iraqi foreign minister Hoshyar Zebari at campaign headquarters in Arlington, VA.
Washington, DC.

Mon. June 16, 2008
-Media availability at Virginia Victory Office (1st Floor of the same building as campaign's national headquarters) in Arlington, VA.
-Finance luncheon at the home of Clayton Williams in Midland, TX. canceled/postponed June 13 due to controversy over Williams' past remarks.
-Finance reception and dinner at the Belo Mansion in Dallas, TX. ($)
-"Texas Aviators" young professionals finance event at Sammy's BBQ in Dallas, TX. ($)

Tues. June 17, 2008
-Finance luncheon at
the San Antonio Country Club in San Antonio, TX. ($)
-Speech on "Securing our Energy Future" at the Hilton-Americas Houston, in Houston, TX.
-Finance dinner at the home of investor Fayez Sarofim
in Houston, TX. ($)

Wed. June 18, 2008
-Briefing on energy and economic policy at Missouri State University, Plaster Student Union, in Springfield, MO.
-Finance reception at The Drake Hotel in Chicago, IL. ($)
"Hispanic Voices Reception" at The Drake Hotel in Chicago, IL.

Thurs. June 19, 2008
-Flies into Burlington, drive to Columbus Junction, tours the flooded city with Mayor Dan Wilson and Louisa County Sheriff Curt Braby, in IA.

-Finance reception and dinner at the Hilton Minneapolis in Minneapolis, MN. ($)
-Second 2008 Presidential Town Hall Meeting with undecided voters at Landmark Center in St. Paul, MN.

Fri. June 20, 2008
Ottawa, CANADA:    "...not a political campaign trip."
-Speech hosted by the Economic Club of Canada at the Chateau Laurier, Grand Ballroom.
-Roundtable discussion with a group of Canadian business leaders.
-Addresses a meeting of the Canadian Council of Chief Executives at the Rideau Club.

Sat. June 21, 2008

Sun. June 22, 2008
-Services at North Phoenix Baptist Church in Phoenix, AZ.

Mon. June 23, 2008
Town hall meeting in the Satellite Student Union at California State University, Fresno in Fresno, CA.
-Finance luncheon at
the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center in Fresno, CA. ($)

Tues. June 24, 2008
-Environmental briefing at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History in Santa Barbara, CA.
-Finance luncheon at
the Riverside Convention Center in Riverside, CA. ($)
-Finance event at the home of Julia and George Argyros (investor) in Newport Beach, CA. ($)

Wed. June 25, 2008
-Speech at Marietta Tiberti Grand Hall in the Richard Tam Alumni Center
at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas in Las Vegas, NV.
-Finance roundtable discussion at the home of Sig and Lori Rogich in Las Vegas, NV and finance luncheon at the Southern Highlands Golf Club in Las Vegas, NV. ($)

Thurs. June 26, 2008
Third 2008 Presidential Town Hall Meeting with undecided voters at Xavier University's Schmidt Hall in Cincinnati, OH.
-Finance reception and dinner at
the home of Carl Lindner III, co-president of the American Financial Group, in Indian Hill, Cincinnati, OH. ($)

Fri. June 27, 2008
-Employee town hall meeting at the General Motors Lordstown Assembly Plant in Warren, OH.
-Finance event at the home of developer Scott Wolstein in Hunting Valley (a Cleveland suburb), OH. ($)

Sat. June 28, 2008
-Meets separately with Iraq President Talabani and with Philippines President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo at the Willard Hotel in Washington, DC.
-Speech at the  National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials 25th Annual Conference at The Renaissance in Washington, DC.
-Fundraiser at the Kentucky International Convention Center in Louisville, KY.

Sun. June 29, 2008
-Meets with Rev. Billy Graham and his son Franklin Graham at the Graham retreat in Montreat, NC.
        Overnight in Harrisburg, PA.

Mon. June 30, 2008
-Tours Turbine Airfoil Designs in Harrisburg, PA.  (Visit originally scheduled for March, but canceled due to Senate vote).
        Arrival at Lehigh Valley International Airport in Allentown, PA.
-Tours manufacturing and sheet metal facilities then holds a town hall meeting in the warehouse at Worth & Company in Pipersville, PA.
-Fundraiser at the home of
real estate developer Mitchell L. Morgan and his wife Hilarie in Bryn Mawr, PA. ($)

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