Santorum off to New Hampshire

Former Senator Rick Santorum is making his third trip to New Hampshire this year on Monday. The conservative pol has been busy in both New Hampshire and Iowa in recent months, giving rise to speculation about his presidential plans.

Here's the release:

***Media Advisory***

Rick Santorum to Travel to New Hampshire on July 26


Washington, DC – Former Senator Rick Santorum (R-PA) will visit New Hampshire on Monday, July 26, 2010 to attend several events. His schedule is as follows:


· At 12:30 PM ET, Senator Santorum will attend a fundraising luncheon for the New Hampshire Senate Republicans. The luncheon will occur in Portsmouth and is closed to the press.

· At 3:00 PM ET, Senator Santorum will visit TURBOCAM International for a plant tour and to meet with employees. TURBOCAM International is located at 288 Route 125 in Barrington, NH. The tour will be closed to the press, but Senator Santorum’s remarks to employees will be open to media. His remarks are expected to begin at 3:30 PM in the cafeteria of TURBOCAM International.


· At 5:00 PM ET, Senator Santorum will attend a fundraiser for Chris Sununu, candidate for New Hampshire Executive Council. The reception will take place in New Castle and is closed to the press.


Senator Santorum has been to New Hampshire two other times in recent months. His first visit was April 30, 2010 when he was the keynote speaker at the Cheshire County Republican Dinner in Keene. He also visited Concord and Amherst on June 9, 2010 to attend fundraising events for the New Hampshire House Republican Victory Political Action Committee and the New Hampshire Republican Party.