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Obama to Hold Rally in Michigan Today


Here’s how the president will be spending his Monday:

Later in the morning, the President will travel to Redford, Michigan. The departure from the South Lawn and the arrival at Metro-Wayne County Airport are open press.

At Daimler Detroit Diesel, the President will tour the plant and then deliver remarks to workers. There will be out-of-town travel pool coverage of the President’s tour and the President’s remarks will be open press.

In the afternoon, the President will depart Redford, Michigan en route Washington, DC. The departure from Metro-Wayne County Airport and the arrival on the South Lawn are open press.

The campaign-style rally with auto workers is expected to help the president lock down Michigan’s 16 electoral votes in the 2012 presidential election, which he won November 6.

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