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Biden to speak at the University of Wisconsin-Superior

The president and first lady will arrive Wednesday at Duluth International Airport.

President Joe Biden delivers remarks in the East Room of the White House
President Joe Biden gives an update on the situation of Russia's Invasion of Ukraine on Thursday, Feb. 24, in Washington, D.C. He is scheduled to speak about the bipartisan infrastructure bill Wednesday, March 2, in Superior, Wis.
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SUPERIOR — President Joe Biden will discuss the $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure law during a speech at the University of Wisconsin-Superior at approximately 2 p.m. Wednesday.

The president and first lady, Jill Biden, will arrive Wednesday at Duluth International Airport, The White House confirmed in a press release Monday afternoon. The president's visit to Superior was announced Thursday.

During his visit to UW-Superior's Yellowjacket Union, Biden will discuss how the law "delivers for the American people by rebuilding roads and bridges and creating good-paying, union jobs," a news release said Monday.

The event is invitation only, according to an email sent Monday from UW-Superior Chancellor Renée Wachter to students, staff and faculty. It will be livestreamed at whitehouse.gov/live .

Biden is scheduled to deliver his first State of the Union address at 9 p.m. Tuesday.

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Bygones is researched and written by David Ouse, retired reference librarian from the Duluth Public Library. He can be contacted at djouse49@gmail.com.