WJBD Radio

Images

Now Playing

Local News

WJBD - Local News - Vice President Coming to Metro-East

Vice President Coming to Metro-East

GRANITE CITY, Ill. (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden is to visit the Metro-East.

The White House said Friday afternoon that Biden would make a trip to Granite City on Wednesday. The vice president is to visit America's Central Port. The White House says the trip is to mark the fifth anniversary of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx and former Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood also are to attend. LaHood is from Illinois.

See other LocalNews news:

Illinois State Trooper to be Honored with Agency's Medal of Honor
Governor Rauner Reviewing Federal Plan to Cut Greenhouse Gas Emissions from U.S. Power Plants
Florida-Based Health Care Tech. Company Hiring Out of Decatur
Illinois Equal Justice Foundation Benefiting from Windfall Given to Them by The State
Attorney for Group of Former Illini Women's Basketball Players Says No Surprise Reports of Mistreatment Were Unfounded




This Site logo