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Obama to visit NC on Tuesday

Posted August 22, 2014 5:36 p.m. EDT

— President Barack Obama will visit Charlotte on Tuesday to speak at the American Legion’s 96th National Convention, the White House confirmed Friday.

Obama last visited the Triangle on Jan. 15, when he spoke to more than 9,000 at North Carolina for the announcement of a major economic initiative.

More details about his Tuesday visit will be released as the event draws closer.