2:35 p.m. update: The Asheville Citizen-Times confirms the visit by Romney.
Russ Bowen of WLOS tweets the unconfirmed news:
Secret Service already here in Avl
@jonathankappler party sees NC as winnable and need WNC and Buncombe if it’s as close as ’08
Asheville NC a very strategic decision on vp debate night
Romney campaign has not yet confirmed Avl visit but multiple sources have
Sources say Mitt Romney to campaign in Asheville Thursday afternoon. Event likely at US Cellular Center around 5pm
Mitt Romney to campaign in Asheville Thursday afternoon. Event likely at US Cellular Center around 5pm
Wow show who Asheville really supports?? No it’s the silent majority who controls Asheville not the loud/protesting people that are constantly seen
Obama has been bad for the country and bad for the world. Time to send him packing.
Such intelligent comments. Just get used to it and start saying “f*ck PRESIDENT Romney”.
Yeah, F*ck Romney!!
F*ck Mitt Romney
I hope all the freaks, gays, zombies and all other Ashevillians come out in force!
Get tickets and show Mittens who AVL supports!
great idea Jeff!