President Obama holding rally at UC today - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

President Obama holding rally at UC today

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) -

President Obama will make his last stop in Cincinnati before the election today.

Obama will campaign in Cincinnati along with Concord, New Hampshire; Ft. Lauderdale, Florida; and Aurora, Colorado on Sunday. Obama planned the event after Hurricane Sandy forced him to cancel an event planned for Halloween.

President Obama will speak at a grassroots event at University of Cincinnati's Fifth Third Arena. Doors will open at 4 p.m. for the event. The event is free and open to the public, but tickets are required.

The event will begin with a welcome address by Cincinnati Mayor Mark Mallory, William Robson a U.S. Navy veteran will lead the pledge. The anthem will be lead by City Councilman Wendell Young. President Obama will be introduced by Julie Walulik. Walulik is a former nurse and stay at home mom. Julie will speak about how the Patient Protection and Affordable Care act has made caring for an ill child possible. Musician Stevie Wonder will also perform.

Traffic is expected to be heavy in the Clifton area before and after the event.

Air Force One is scheduled to land at CVG around 7:10 this evening, and take off around 9:10 p.m.

FOX19 will be live streaming the entire event on FOX19.com.

Copyright 2012 WXIX. All rights reserved.

  • FOX19 HeadlinesMore>>

  • In Oscar nominations, fresh voices lead the way

    In Oscar nominations, fresh voices lead the way

    Tuesday, January 23 2018 12:18 AM EST2018-01-23 05:18:02 GMT
    Tuesday, January 23 2018 4:59 PM EST2018-01-23 21:59:48 GMT

    Guillermo del Toro's lavish monster romance "The Shape of Water" will vie for the most Oscar nominations Tuesday, but just as much attention may be focused on categories where women could history.

    Full Story >

    Guillermo del Toro's lavish monster romance "The Shape of Water" will vie for the most Oscar nominations Tuesday, but just as much attention may be focused on categories where women could history.

    Full Story >
  • Duckworth to become first senator to give birth in office

    Duckworth to become first senator to give birth in office

    Tuesday, January 23 2018 4:29 PM EST2018-01-23 21:29:50 GMT
    Tuesday, January 23 2018 4:59 PM EST2018-01-23 21:59:17 GMT

    (RNN) - Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-IL, is pregnant with her second child and will give birth in April, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. She will be the first sitting senator in the to give birth while in office.  Recently, the prime minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, announced she was pregnant Currently, there are 22 female senators serving, according to Rutger's Center for American Women and Politics. Only 51 women have ever served in the Senate - 34 Democrats and...

    Full Story >

    (RNN) - Sen. Tammy Duckworth, D-IL, is pregnant with her second child and will give birth in April, the Chicago Sun-Times reported. She will be the first sitting senator in the to give birth while in office.  Recently, the prime minister of New Zealand, Jacinda Ardern, announced she was pregnant Currently, there are 22 female senators serving, according to Rutger's Center for American Women and Politics. Only 51 women have ever served in the Senate - 34 Democrats and...

    Full Story >
  • Undersea quake sends Alaskans fleeing from feared tsunami

    Undersea quake sends Alaskans fleeing from feared tsunami

    Tuesday, January 23 2018 5:28 AM EST2018-01-23 10:28:12 GMT
    Tuesday, January 23 2018 4:51 PM EST2018-01-23 21:51:12 GMT

    A magnitude 8.2 earthquake off Alaska's Kodiak Island prompted a tsunami warning for a large swath of coastal Alaska and Canada's British Columbia while the remainder of the U.S. West Coast was under a watch.

    Full Story >

    A magnitude 8.2 earthquake off Alaska's Kodiak Island prompted a tsunami warning for a large swath of coastal Alaska and Canada's British Columbia while the remainder of the U.S. West Coast was under a watch.

    Full Story >
Powered by Frankly