In the midst of the boys club that is Mitt Romney's pool of VP possibilities, there is a woman who just might have the upper-hand thanks to Mitt's Fourth of July vacation. Mitt invited New Hampshire Senator Kelly Ayotte to join him tomorrow in Wolfeboro, New Hampshire, for the town's Fourth of July parade. This is a big deal for Kelly, as she will be the first vice presidential short-lister to appear in public with the Republican presidential nominee during his annual lakeside family vacation.
AYOTTE: Courting the Female Vote: The Hill: "Mitt Romney returned to New Hampshire on Monday flanked by Sen. Kelly Ayotte (R-N.H.), a rising GOP star and popular senator whom many suspect is on Romney’s vice presidential shortlist. ... Read Post
(CNN) – Sen. Kelly Ayotte, the New Hampshire lawmaker sometimes mentioned as a potential running mate for Mitt Romney, will march in a July 4th parade alongside the presumptive GOP nominee in her home state Wednesday, a Republican s... Read Post
When New Hampshire's freshman Republican senator Kelly Ayottte marched with Mitt Romney in last week's July 4th parade in Wolfeboro, it triggered speculation that he is taking Ayotte seriously as prospective running mate. And indeed... Read Post