Romney motorcade rolling through cold driving rain to a (gulp) outdoor rally in Newport News, VA.—
Ari Shapiro (@Ari_Shapiro) October 08, 2012
Did he cancel or move to a smaller venue due to the weather? Nope.
Driving rain at the Romney rally in Newport News, VA. They moved the start time up because of the awful conditions. CNN live now—
Steve Brusk (@stevebruskCNN) October 08, 2012
People on the scene provide photos and reports.
Out of touch?
To all of you Dems calling Romney a rich out of touch guy…he delivered a speech in the pourin rain & is in crowd shaking hands in the RAIN—
BlondePolitics (@PoliticsBlonde) October 08, 2012
To the contrary; this is how in touch he is.
Romney NOT shying away from the rain. After 15 minute speech, he stayed out shaking hands with crowd for at least 10 more min—
(@MichaelMathes) October 08, 2012
It didn’t stop his supporters, either.