Long line for Obama tickets


by Vanessa Murphy

MILWAUKEE --- There was a line around the corner outside the Obama campaign office Wednesday evening as tickets were handed out for President Barack Obama's visit Saturday.

Obama will visit the Summerfest Grounds for what is being called a grass roots event Saturday afternoon.

This is Obama's first campaign visit to Wisconsin. Doors will open at 2:30 p.m.

CBS 58 News will show the event live on its website at www.cbs58.com.

Tickets were being handed out for free on a first come starting Wednesday at 5:00 p.m.

The tickets can can be picked up at the following locations:

Organizing for America - Milwaukee
2201 N MLK Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53212

Organizing for America - Milwaukee
4417 W North Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53208

Organizing for America - Milwaukee
5160 W Forest Home Road
Milwaukee, WI 53219

The President will also hold a fundraising event at the Milwaukee Theater Saturday. Tickets for that event start at $250.


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