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Obama to Speak at Centreville High School Saturday

Free event will require tickets, distributed on a first-come, first-serve basis starting Thursday

President Obama will be speaking at on Saturday, reportedly the last stop in a two-day campaign swing that will take him through Virginia.

Tickets to the campaign event are free but must be obtained beforehand. The Fairfax Obama for America office, located at 11215-P Lee Highway, will distribute tickets starting Thursday at 5:30 p.m. Tickets are first-come, first-served. Tickets are also available at the Falls Church OFA Office at 7285 Arlington Blvd.
, Falls Church.

Doors at the high school will open Saturday at 2 p.m. Attendees should allow extra time for security checks.

Obama will spend two days, Friday and Saturday, traveling throughout Virginia on a campaign swing conducting grass-root events, according to his campaign. He will visit Richmond, Roanoke and Virginia Beach. The entire state of .

Obama’s visit coincides with his campaign’s Voter Registration Weekend of Action, in which groups of campaign volunteers will meet at the Democratic National Committee Headquarters in Washington, D.C. and travel throughout Northern Virginia. Various locations will have volunteers helping to register voters for the November elections.

Obama has visited other Fairfax County locations, including an April 2011 visit when he . 

Obama has also made recent trips to  and .

Obama won Virginia in 2008 with a 6.3 percent margin over Republican nominee John McCain.

mark July 14, 2012 at 12:26 PM
Wall Street Journal did the research. We recovered from all of the 11 recessions that the US has had since World War 2 within 3 years - accept the Obama recession. And the worse recession we had in 1979 we recovered from even faster. If the Democrats win, they will still be blaming Bush for their extension of the recession in four more years. And our grandchildren will pay for in for 40 years.
mark July 14, 2012 at 12:27 PM
Is the truth hard to accept? Statistics stand on their own
mark July 14, 2012 at 12:28 PM
"If I can't solve the recession in three years I'll be a one term President," Obama in 2009
Bobbie July 15, 2012 at 07:33 PM
oh and when is the President going to act like a President and take responsibility for his actions..
Kathy Walters July 16, 2012 at 02:06 AM
I'm with you Mark. He doesn't want the Country recover. If it does, he won't be able to put everyone on the Government payroll and have the dictatorhip he and the liberal progressives have dreamed of since the '60's. These people who think Obama is the second coming should really do some searching and reading of their own. They believe whatever the talking heads on TV tell them and refuse to look anything up to see if they're LYING to them....Like Obama does every time he opens his mouth. Really...learn to watch what the hands are doing while the mouth is moving.

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