Chris Jenkins of West Des Moines, Iowa, center, comforts his cold 12 year old daughter Lauren while they wait for republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney to arrive for a cold, rainy, early morning rally at a Hy-Vee grocery store, West Des Moines, IA, Friday, December 30, 2011. (Andrew Harnik / The Washington Times)

Photo by: Andrew Harnik

Chris Jenkins of West Des Moines, Iowa, center, comforts his cold 12 year old daughter Lauren while they wait for republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney to arrive for a cold, rainy, early morning rally at a Hy-Vee grocery store, West Des Moines, IA, Friday, December 30, 2011. (Andrew Harnik / The Washington Times)