Speaker of the House to visit Charlotte Friday

House Speaker John Boehner will be stumping for Mitt Romney in the Queen City Friday.

Boehner is expected to speak around four o'clock at a Romney campaign office on East Morehead Street. He is then expected to attend an event at state GOP headquarters in Raleigh Saturday morning.

The Ohio Republican attended a Romney campaign event in Asheville on Thursday. Former presidential candidate Mike Huckabee was also in attendance.

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