Obama Rally at the Capitol!

Friday evening, 9pm.

(This entry has been updated and corrected since it was originally published)

There will indeed be a Barack Obama rally at the state Capitol Friday EVENING (not morning as I originally reported). If you want to attend, you must RSVP.

Here are the details:


Congress Avenue at 11th Street
Austin, TX 78701
Public Entrance: Located at 10th Street

Friday, February 22, 2008
Gates Open: 6:00 p.m.
Program Begins: 9:00 p.m.

The event is free and open to the public; however an RSVP is required. Space is available on a first come, first served basis.

For security reasons, do not bring bags and please limit personal items. No signs or banners permitted.

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