The event includes a business roundtable, a luncheon and a photo opportunity with the senator.
A handful of other potential 2016 presidential candidates — Sen. Ted CruzTed CruzGeorgia campaigns keep up pressure ahead of runoff vote Week ahead in tech: Trump's antitrust pick heads before Senate Week ahead: Senate panel to vote on Trump's FDA pick MORE (R-Texas) and Rand PaulRand PaulWe can put America first by preventing public health disasters Conservative activists want action from Trump McConnell: 'Big challenge' to pass ObamaCare repeal in Senate MORE (R-Ky.) — have also pledged to help the Republican in the final leg of his campaign. He's lagged Democrat Terry McAuliffe in recent polls of the race.
Two other governors, Louisiana's Bobby Jindal (R) and Wisconsin's Scott Walker (R) have already visited Virginia to campaign for Cuccinelli.
Those visits to the swing state offer possible presidential contenders the opportunity to build goodwill among the state's activists and operatives.
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By Alexandra Jaffe - 09/04/13 05:12 PM EDT