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