Biden to Speak in Michigan Saturday

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press
Will headline Democrats

Vice President Joe Biden crosses his fingers as U.S. Conference of Mayors President, Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter projected on a monitor, makes his remarks at the U.S. Conference of Mayors 81st winter meeting in Washington, Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)

Vice President Joe Biden is headlining a fundraiser for Michigan Democrats this weekend.
Biden will speak Saturday night at the annual Jefferson-Jackson dinner in Detroit's Cobo Center. Michigan could play a big role in the 2016 presidential election, and Biden has not ruled out a run.
He is traveling to South Carolina in May for another Jefferson-Jackson dinner. The galas are frequent stops for candidates.
Others expected to address Democrats on Saturday are U.S. Sens. Carl Levin and Debbie Stabenow, along with state lawmakers.
Past speakers at the Michigan dinner include former presidential contenders John Edwards and John Kerry.


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  • by Dan Location: DeWitt on Apr 18, 2013 at 02:01 PM
    Getting to hear Biden, Levin, and Stabenow speak all in the same night? If I wanted be lied to all night I can just as easily turn on any news station and get that.
  • by Anonymous on Apr 18, 2013 at 04:35 AM
    another 'private' fundraiser paid for by taxpayers money. The government should be reimbursed for the cost of the secret service and travel.
  • by Name Location: Location on Apr 18, 2013 at 04:15 AM
    Yea!!! The circus is coming to town!?!?!?
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