Travels of Tim Kaine—August 2016

Former Sec. of State Hillary Clinton  |  U.S. Sen. Tim Kaine  ||  Donald Trump  |  Gov. Mike Pence

The first month of the general election campaign.  Coming off the Convention and a three-day bus tour, Sen. Kaine began the month with a homecoming rally in Richmond.  In addition to rallies and speeches, August is all about the money; Kaine is doing more than thirty fundraisers during the month according to Politico, in addition to his rallies and speeches.  Kaine is also showing a penchant for making unannounced stops at local restaurants and campaign field offices.



Richmond, VA

Daytona Beach, FL
Fort Lauderdale, FL

Greensboro, NC

Baltimore, MD

Milwaukee, WI
Grand Rapids, MI




Austin, TX

Dallas, TX
Ft. Worth, TX
New Orleans, LA

New Orleans, LA
New York, NY

Concord, NH
Holderness, NH

Manchester, NH
Newport, RI
Providence, RI


Asheville, NC

Fayetteville, NC
Madison, WI

Cedar Rapids, IA
Des Moines, IA
Kansas City, MO

Sun Valley, ID
Jackson, WY

Bellevue WA
Portland, OR

San Diego, CA
Los Angeles, CA


Lakewood, CO
Las Vegas, NV

Little Rock, AR
Nashville, TN


New York, NY

Tallahassee, FL
Pembroke Pines, FL
Miami Lakes, FL
Parkland, FL
Miami, FL



Erie, PA
Strasburg, PA
Lancaster, PA

Bethlehem, PA

Note: This calendar is based on publicly available information from the campaign, news accounts and tweets from reporters covering Clinton.  The calendar above shows cities and towns.  The listing below includes OTR/unannounced stops and other details, again based on publicly available information. See Rationale, Methodology and Limitations.

Mon. August 1, 2016
    Kaine and wife make an unannounced stop at Clinton campaign office in Richmond, VA.
-Evening homecoming rally at Huguenot High School in Richmond, VA.

Tues. August 2, 2016
-Tours job triaing kitchen and rallies at Mori Hosseini College of Hospitality Management at Daytona State College in Daytona Beach, FL.
-First solo fundraiser for the campaign at the home of attorney Mitchell Berger in Fort Lauderdale, FL. ($)
     Greets patrons and dinner at Betty’s Restaurant  & Barbecue, a soul food restaurant in Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Wed. August 3, 2016
-Tours Amerifab International in High Point, NC.
-Rallies at the Greensboro Transit Authority in Greensboro, NC.

Thurs. August 4, 2016
-Addresses delegates at National Urban League Conference at the Baltimore Convention Center in Baltimore, MD.

August 5, 2016 
-Jobs tour event at Lakefront Brewery in Milwaukee, WI.
-Late afternoon opens a coordinated campaign office at 1146 Wealthy St. in Grand Rapids, MI.

August 6, 2016
-no info.

August 7, 2016

Mon. August 8, 2016
-no info.

Tues. August 9, 2016
-Volunteer appreciation event at the Travis County Democratic Coordinated Office on 1500 East 4th S in Austin, TX.
-Fundraiser hosted by Sen. Kirk Watson and wife Liz,, Mozido CEO Todd Bradley, and CarMax founder Austin Ligon in Austin, TX. ($)
    Unannounced stop, greets patrons and staff, at Taqueria Chapala in Austin, TX.

Wed. August 10, 2016

-Fundraiser at the home of Franklin McLarty, chief executive of RML Automotive Holdings, and his wife Gabby in Dallas, TX. ($)
undraiser at the home of Marty Englander, CEO of Englander dZignPak, and his wife Marilyn in Fort Worth, TX. ($)
    Unannounced stop at Gloria's Latin Cuisine in the Bishop Arts District of Dallas, TX.
-Fundraising dinner at celebrity chef Donald Link's Calcasieu event space in New Orleans, LA. ($)
    Unannounced stop at Parkway Bakery & Tavern, per The Time-Picayune ordered "po-boy, dressed," in New Orleans, LA.

Thurs. August 11, 2016

-Addresses Progressive National Baptist Convention at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in New Orleans, LA.
-Washington Post: fundraiser at "a Roman-style trattoria in a boutique Manhattan hotel" in New York, NY. ($)

Fri. August 12, 2016 
    Unannounced stops at Granite State Candy Shoppe (cup of mocha chip ice cream) and at True Brew Cafe and Barista in Concord, NH.
-Fundraiser at the home of Meg and Gary Hirshberg, co-founder and former president of Stonyfield Yogurt, in Holderness, NH. ($)

Sat. August 13, 2016
    Unannounced breakfast stop with Sen. Jeanne Shaheen at Bridge Cafe in Manchester, NH.
-Organizing event in Davison Hall at Saint Anselm College in Manchester, NH.
-Cocktail reception fundraiser at the home of Barrett Bready, founder and CEO of Nabsys, and his wife Alma in Newport, RI. ($)
-Dinner fundraiser at the home of former Providence Mayor Joseph Paolino in Providence, RI. ($)

Sun. August 14, 2016


Mon. August 15, 2016
-Kaine and his wife, Anne Holton, campaign at Arthur R. Edington Education & Career Center in Asheville, NC.
    Kaine and wife have dinner at Buxton Hall Barbecue; and  he joins in a jam session with his harmonica at Catabwa Brewing, in Asheville, NC.

Tues. August 16, 2016
-Kaine and his wife, Anne Holton, campaign at Cape Fear Botanical Garden in Fayetteville, NC.
    Unannounced visit with U.S. Senate candidate Russ Feingold to Wisconsin Democrats' state party office in Madison, WI.
-Fundraiser hosted by Hans and Mary Lang Sollinger in Madison WI. ($)

Wed. August 17, 2016
-Organizing event in the Michael J Gould Recreation Center at Kirkwood Community College in Cedar Rapids, IA.
    Unannounced trip to the Iowa State Fair, including the Butter Cow and Butter Startrek Enterprise and the Pork Tent, in Des Moines, IA,
-Fundraiser "at John Sherman's home near Loose Park" in Kansas City, MO. ($)
    Joins his parents, Mary and Al Kaine, for dinner at Fiorella’s Jack Stack Barbecue Freight House in Kansas City, MO.

Thurs. August 18, 2016

-Fundraising lunch at private home in Sun Valley, ID. ($)
-Fundraising meet and greet at the home of Laura and Mike Yockey in Jackson, WY. ($)
-Fundraising dinner at the home of former World Bank president Jim Wolfensohn and wife Elaine in Jackson, WY. ($)

Fri. August 19, 2016
-Afternoon "Conversation with Tim Kaine" fundraiser hosted by Columbia Sportswear CEO Tim Boyle and his wife Mary at the Waverly Country Club in Ssoutheast Portland, OR. ($)
    With Gov. Inslee makes a stop to greet volunteers at the Democratic campaign office in Madrona (east central Seattle), WA.
-Fundraiser at the home of Microsoft President Brad Smith and his wife Kathy Surace Smith in Bellevue, WA. ($)

Sat. August 20, 2016
-Fundraising reception at the home of attorney Jeffrey Krinsk and his wife Marcy, in San Diego, CA. ($)
-Fundraiser at SLS Hotel in Los Angeles, CA. ($)
xxpolitico: fundraiser in no calif.

Sun. August 21, 2016

Mon. August 22, 2016
-Roundtable with Colorado small business leaders at Primus Aerospace in Lakewood, CO.
xxpolitico: fundraiser(s?) in denver suburbs
-Addresses Iron Workers 43rd international convention at The Mirage Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas, NV.
-Rally at Local 525 Plumbers & Pipefitters Training Center in Las Vegas, NV.

Tues. August 23, 2016
    Greets volunteers at the Democratic campaign office in Little Rock, AR.
-Fundraiser at the home of attorney Mike Roberts and his wife, Deborah in (Chenal Valley neighborhood in) Little Rock, AR. ($)
-Fundraiser at Valentino's Ristorante in Nashville, TN. ($)

Wed. August 24, 2016

-no info.

Thurs. August 25, 2016

-Appears on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert" in New York, NY.

Fri. August 26, 2016
-Small business tour at Domi Station in Tallahassee, FL.
-Voter registration kick off at "The Set" at Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FAMU) in Tallahassee, FL
-Meets with local mayors and elected officials at Southwest Focal Point Senior Center in Pembroke Pines, FL.
-Small business tour at Design South Florida in Miami Lakes, FL.
-Fundraiser at the home of Mike Moskowitz in Parkland, FL (Broward Co.). ($)

Sat. August 27, 2016
-Miami Herald: Fundraising luncheon at the home of Manny Gonzalez, president of MGM Consulting, LLC and chairman of the Florida International University Center for Leadership, in Miami, FL. ($)

Sun. August 28, 2016

Mon. August 29, 2016

Tues. August 30, 2016
-Organizing event at Bayfront Convention Center in Erie, PA.
    Stops for an ice cream cone (coffee chocolate chip) at Strasburg Country Store in Strasburg, PA
-Organizing event at Boys & Girls Club of Lancaster in Lancaster, PA.

Wed. August 31, 2016

    Lunchtime stop at the Hispanic Center Lehigh Valley in Bethelehem, PA.
-Organizing event at Hanover Township Community Center in Bethlehem, PA.

also note Anne Holton started doing solo events

Tues. August 30, 2016
-Roundtable on CHIP and working families at 420 Chartiers Ave, McKees Rocks, PA.
-Organizing event at 10 S 19th Street in  Pittsburgh, PA.
-Opens the Coordinated Campaign Office at 730 Brookline Blvd, Suite 1, Pittsburgh, PA.