CEA to Host Romney at Virginia Event
The Consumer Electronics Association this week will host an event with former Massachusetts Gov. and presidential candidate Mitt Romney at which Romney, CEA President/CEO Gary Shapiro and others will discuss the potential impact on Virginia business of the proposed Employee Free Choice Act.
The event, organized by the Workforce Fairness Institute, will be held May 28, at 3 p.m., at the CEA's headquarters in Arlington. Other participants include Virginia Chamber of Commerce CEO Hugh Keogh, Virginia Manufacturers Association President Brett Vassey, Miller & Long Construction Vice President Brett McMahon and Virginia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce President Michel Zajur.
Politico.com reported Monday that Romney is planning several events in Virginia this week, with an eye towards a possible second run for the presidency in 2012.