Biden visiting Chapel Hill to help Hagan
Posted November 13, 2013
CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — Vice President Joe Biden has rescheduled his visit to North Carolina for later this week to raise money in part to help Democratic U.S. Sen. Kay Hagan's re-election bid.
A spokeswoman for the vice president confirmed Wednesday that Biden would be in Chapel Hill on Friday. Biden's office released no additional information.
A Hagan spokeswoman said proceeds will go to a committee for Hagan, the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee and the state Democratic Party She referred other questions to the vice president's office.
Biden postponed a fundraising visit in Durham last month.
At least four Republicans are vying for the nomination to face Hagan next fall: state House Speaker Thom Tillis, outgoing State Baptist Convention President Rev. Mark Harris, Cary obstetrician Greg Brannon and Wilkesboro nurse Heather Grant.