Vice President Mike Pence to Visit Duluth, Minnesota and Grand Rapids, Michigan

Vice President Mike Pence to Visit Duluth, Minnesota and Grand Rapids,
Michigan

THE WHITE HOUSE

Office of the Vice President

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

August 7, 2018

*VICE PRESIDENT MIKE PENCE TO VISIT*

*DULUTH, MINNESOTA AND GRAND RAPIDS, MICHIGAN*

On Wednesday, August 8, Vice President Mike Pence will travel to Duluth,
Minnesota, There, the Vice President will participate in a Pete Stauber for
Congress event. Following, the Vice President will visit Industrial Weldors
& Machinists, Inc. to discuss the positive impact of President Trump’s tax
reform policies on Minnesota businesses, working Americans, and their
families.

Later in the day, the Vice President will travel to Grand Rapids, Michigan.
There, the Vice President will deliver keynote remarks at the Michigan
Republican Party’s GOP Unity Rally.

*Media Details:*

Vice President Pence’s Air Force Two Arrival in Duluth, MN

*Date:*

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

*Location:*

Monaco Air Duluth

Duluth International Airport

4535 Airport Approach Road

Duluth, Minnesota 55811

*Media Schedule:*

*All time is local, CDT

*8:30am-9:00am: *Media call time and pre-set for video cameras, tripods,
and satellite trucks.

*9:00am-10:00am: *Airport access closed to press. A security sweep will be
conducted at this time.

*10:00am-10:30am: *Media re-entrance.

*11:00am: *Air Force Two arrival.

*Media Location Directions and Logistics:*

– Press arriving in satellite and microwave trucks will be directed to a
designated parking area when they arrive on-site.
– Press should proceed to the airport lounge upon arrival.
– Media will set-up on a raised platform located directly in front of
where Air Force Two will land.
– Press will be positioned outside.
– Air Force Two departure is *CLOSED PRESS.*

*Coordinate Information:*

Latitude: 46.8391714
Longitude: -92.1929424

*Camera Throw:* 200 feet

***For all on site and additional logistical questions regarding Air Force
Two’s arrival in Duluth, MN, please contact Kate DeMoss at (214)
536-1331.***

*Media RSVP:* Media must RSVP to *pressrsvp@ovp.eop.gov <pressrsvp@ovp.eop.gov>* by 7:30am CDT on Wednesday, August 8 with the
below information. At the airport, you will be required to present your
press credentials.

*Full Name:*

*Network Affiliation:*

*Position (Camera, still photographer, reporter):*

*Cell Phone Number:*

*Email:*

*Event (AF2 Arrival in MN):*

**Note if you are arriving with a satellite truck.*

***The Pete Stauber for Congress event will be closed to the press.***

*Media Details:*

Vice President Pence’s Remarks at Industrial Weldors & Machinists, Inc. in
Duluth, MN

*Date:*

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

*Location:*

Industrial Weldors & Machinists, Inc.

3902 Oneota Street

Duluth, Minnesota 55807

*Media Schedule:*

*All time is local, CDT

*8:30am-9:00am: *Media call time and pre-set for video cameras, tripods,
and satellite trucks.

*9:00am-11:30am: *Building access closed to press. A security sweep will be
conducted at this time.

*11:30am-12:00pm: *Media re-entrance.

*2:05pm: *Vice President Pence delivers remarks.

*Media Location Directions and Logistics:*

– Press arriving in satellite and microwave trucks will be directed to a
designated parking area when they arrive on-site.
– Press should proceed to the south side of the building upon arrival.
– Provided on site: Mult-box, power, TV quality lighting, and press
seating will be available.

*Coordinate Information:*

Latitude: 46.7481359
Longitude: -92.1450437

*Camera Throw:* 200 feet

***For all on site and additional logistical questions regarding the Vice
President’s remarks at Industrial Weldors & Machinists, Inc., please
contact Kate DeMoss at (214) 536-1331.***

*Media RSVP:* Media must RSVP to *pressrsvp@ovp.eop.gov * by 7:30am CDT on Wednesday, August 8 with the
below information. At the event site, you will be required to present your
press credentials.

*Full Name:*

*Network Affiliation:*

*Position (Camera, still photographer, reporter):*

*Cell Phone Number:*

*Email:*

*Event (VP Remarks at Industrial Weldors & Machinists, Inc.):*

**Note if you are arriving with a satellite truck.*

*Media Details:*

Vice President Pence’s Air Force Two Arrival in Grand Rapids, MI

*Date:*

Wednesday, August 8, 2018

*Location:*

FedEx Ship Center

Gerald R. Ford International Airport

6450 Air Cargo Drive SE

Grand Rapids, MI 49512

*Media Schedule:*

*All time is local, EDT

*2:30pm-3:00pm: *Media call time and pre-set for video cameras, tripods,
and satellite trucks.

*3:00pm-4:15pm: *Airport access closed to press. A security sweep will be
conducted at this time.

*4:15pm: *Media re-entrance.

*5:00pm: *Air Force Two arrival.

*Media Location Directions and Logistics:*

– Press arriving in satellite and microwave trucks will be directed to a
designated parking area when they arrive on-site.
– Press will be positioned outside on a flatbed trailer, located
directly in front of where Air Force Two will land.
– Air Force Two departure is *CLOSED PRESS.*

*Coordinate Information:*

Longitude: -82.8763

Latitude: 39.9900

*Camera Throw:* 120 feet

*Cable Run:* 250 feet

***For all on site and additional logistical questions regarding Air Force
Two’s arrival in Grand Rapids, MI, please contact Donna Calvaruso at (202)
881-9775.***

*Media RSVP:* Media must RSVP to pressrsvp@ovp.eop.gov by 1:30pm EDT on
Wednesday, August 8 with the below information. At the airport, you will be
required to present your press credentials.

*Full Name:*

*Network Affiliation:*

*Position (Camera, still photographer, reporter):*

*Cell Phone Number:*

*Email:*

*Event (AF2 Arrival in MI):*

**Note if you are arriving with a satellite truck.*

***Media wishing to cover the Vice President’s remarks at the Michigan
Republican Party’s GOP Unity Rally should contact Sarah Anderson at
sanderson@migop.org <sanderson@migop.org>.***

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