Republican presidential candidate and former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, center, stands with his son Tagg Romney, left, and his grandson Joe Romney at his home on Lake Winnipesaukee in Wolfeboro, N.H., Saturday, July 7, 2012, as he continues his vacation from the campaign trail. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)
Romney to head overseas in July
By KASIE HUNT
| The Associated Press
First Published Jul 08 2012 02:12 pm • Last Updated Jul 08 2012 02:33 pm
Elk Rapids, Mich. » Mitt Romney is planning a trip overseas ahead of the Republican National Convention in August.
A Republican official says the Republican presidential candidate is set to visit the Olympics in London for the opening ceremonies July 27 and the beginning of the competition. Then he’ll head to Israel, where he plans to meet with Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Romney’s advisers are considering plans to visit other countries in Europe, though the itinerary is still being finalized.
Romney has been vacationing in Wolfeboro, N.H., with a Hamptons fundraiser set for Sunday. He speaks to the NAACP’s annual convention on Wednesday and is planning a Thursday fundraiser with former Vice President Dick Cheney.
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