Elkhart County has the fastest rising unemployment in the nation, 18.9 percent in March. Preliminary figures show it dropped to 16.8 percent in June.
The White House said the president, when he visits the Monaco RV plant in Wakarusa with Vice President Joe Biden, during a stop Wednesday in Detroit, will “be making an annoucement on grants for advanced battery and electric vehicle manufacturer.”
This will be President Obama’s third visit to that area, speaking to an invitation-only audience at the Monaco RV plant, which was purchased this summer by Navistar International Corp.
Cindy Spencer 🙂