Obama lands in Chicago

President Barack Obama stepped off Air Force One at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport Friday afternoon.

He was greeted by Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and other officials.

From O’Hare, he was headed to Hyde Park Academy at 62nd and Stony Island, where he’ll give a speech at about 2:40 p.m. You can watch it on live on WGN-TV, CLTV or wgntv.com/live.

The president will make the case for raising the federal minimum wage and investing in education. He’s also expected to propose ways to reduce gun violence by calling for improving education, social programs, and mental health services.


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