Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, accompanied by Virginia Republican Senate candidate George Allen, left, talks with Bill's Barbecue owner Rhoda Elliott, in red, back to camera, during s visit to the closed restaurant, before attending a campaign event in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

Photo by: Charles Dharapak

Republican presidential candidate, former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney, accompanied by Virginia Republican Senate candidate George Allen, left, talks with Bill's Barbecue owner Rhoda Elliott, in red, back to camera, during s visit to the closed restaurant, before attending a campaign event in Richmond, Va., Thursday, Nov. 1, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)