VP Biden and other top VP picks are on the road to Philadelphia
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VP Biden will travel to Philadelphia this week to meet with leaders of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC), Vice President Joe Biden’s campaign and other key players.
Biden’s arrival at the Philadelphia Convention Center for an event Friday night was part of the VP Biden tour, which includes stops at the offices of Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez, state party chairwoman Barbara Lee, Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, Philadelphia NAACP chairwoman DeRay Mckesson, Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams and Mayor Jim Wilson.
Biden will host a dinner at the PNC at 2:30 p.m.
The vice president will join Democratic National Convention Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Vice President Jehmu Greene and Philadelphia Mayor Muriel Bowser in a joint press conference at 1:30p.m., the event is scheduled to begin.
Biden also is expected to attend a press conference in Atlanta at 6:15 p., the event will begin at 6 p.M.
Saturday, the VP’s official schedule states.
Biden has traveled to three states since June.
He will also be in Philadelphia for an evening of events with other top campaign officials.
Biden and his team have not announced the dates for the VP-led press conference, but he is expected at the DNC at 8 p.
(10:15 a.m.) and the DNC in Atlanta on Saturday at 5 p. m.
Biden is expected in Philadelphia at 6 a. m., and in Atlanta after 3 p. M.
Saturday will be the time for the official announcement of the DNC.
Biden, who is scheduled for the first time to campaign for Hillary Clinton in the city, is expected Saturday morning to deliver a major address in support of her candidacy.
Biden announced his candidacy last month, with a rally in Philadelphia, a series of appearances in Pennsylvania and a tour of the city’s Democratic party headquarters.
Biden plans to hold rallies in Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, during his tour, but has not announced any specific locations.
VP Biden will travel to Philadelphia this week to meet with leaders of the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee (DCCC), Vice…
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