LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — Vice President Joe Biden is scheduled to visit the Southland this week as part of the Obama Administration’s push to help more Americans go to college.
Biden will visit West Los Angeles College in Ladera Heights on Friday, followed by a stop Saturday in Irvine to deliver remarks to the Patient Safety, Science & Technology Summit.READ MORE: 'Supercharge' Storm Expected To Bring Heavy Rainfall To Southland
Details on the trip were not immediately available.READ MORE: 101 Freeway Near Sixth Street In Downtown Reopens Ahead Of Schedule
The visit was announced ahead of President Obama’s State of the Union address scheduled for Tuesday evening.MORE NEWS: Sea Of Pink With Message Of Hope Brings Thousands To Costa Mesa For 'Making Strides' Walk
Biden last visited Southern California last October for a roundtable discussion with Mayor Eric Garcetti and business leaders to discuss raising the minimum wage.