Aboard Air Force One for Today's Announcement at N.C. State

Economic initiative includes UNC Chapel Hill and N.C. State University

U.S. Congressman Mike McIntyre has accepted the White House’s invitation to accompany the president on Air Force One in order attend today’s speech at N.C. State University, which will focus on establishing a new manufacturing innovation institute at 18 schools including N.C. State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  Governor Pat McCrory will be greeting President Obama and Congressman McIntyre upon their arrival in North Carolina.

Speaking about today’s event, Congressman McIntyre said, “Jobs and the economy have always been an overriding concern for our state and our country. I am excited that North Carolina will once again be at the forefront with this initiative to produce and sustain jobs well into the future.”