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Obama to Speak at Charlotte Manufacturing Facility

March 31, 2010

President Barack Obama will visit Charlotte and speak to workers at the Celgard manufacturing facility on April 2, 2010.

Obama is expected to arrive in Charlotte and spend a few hours touring Celgard and talking with workers.

The event is not open to the public, but WCNC.com will livestream Obama's speech. Obama is expected to speak about the economy and job creation.

Celgard develops and produces specialty membranes used in the lithium battery industry. The company announced in January that it plans to build a new plant in Concord and add 289 jobs over the next five years.