RICHMOND, Va. --
First lady Michelle Obama will return to Virginia next week to campaign for
Her scheduled June 7 appearance in Northern Virginia will
be her first public campaign event of the 2012 campaign without President Barack
Obama, according to the Obama campaign.
The first lady will likely go
to in Prince William County, which could be a competitive pocket of the state.
While she’s slated to come solo this time, the first lady visited
Richmond in early May with the president for a campaign rally at Virginia
Commonwealth University. In January, she held fundraisers for his re-election
effort in Richmond and Charlottesville.