Obama Chicago visit will include talk of economy, guns
February 10th, 2013
04:37 PM ET
2 years ago

Obama Chicago visit will include talk of economy, guns

(CNN) - President Barack Obama will return to his adopted home of Chicago Friday for an event highlighting the economic plans that will be delivered during his State of the Union speech, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney said on Sunday.

At the event, Obama will also discuss the rampant gun violence in Chicago, where over 500 people were murdered last year, according to authorities.

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