Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak resigned shortly before Biden took the stage at the University of Louisville McConnell Center. The Vice President began his remarks with a comment on the situation.
The Vice President of the United States will be in Louisville Friday to speak to a standing room only crowd. Joe Biden will be at the University of Louisville’s McConnell Center as part of the spring lecture series.
The Center’s Director Gary Gregg says he hasn’t been told what the vice president will discuss.
Biden will visit GE’s Appliance Park, where stimulus dollars are funding the manufacture of energy-efficient appliances. Yarmuth says he thinks the visit will help generate positive public opinion of the stimulus package.
Biden was invited by Congressman John Yarmuth to tour GE’s Appliance Park, where stimulus dollars have been used to hire 400 new workers to manufacture energy-efficient appliances.