Barack Obama campaigns with Joe Biden in Flint

Flint rally begins at 1:45 p.m. Saturday

FILE - In this Jan. 20, 2017, file photo, President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden arrive for the Presidential Inauguration of Donald Trump at the U.S. Capitol in Washington. 2020 presidential candidate and former Vice President Biden is releasing a video of his first in-person meeting with former President Obama since the coronavirus outbreak began, enlisting the former president to help slam his successor's response to the pandemic. (Saul Loeb/Pool Photo via AP, File) (Saul Loeb)

FLINT, Mich. – Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden was joined by President Barack Obama at a campaign event in Flint on Saturday afternoon.

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President Obama and Former Vice President Biden discussed bringing Americans together to “address the crises facing the country and win the battle for the soul of the nation."

President Obama and Former Vice President Biden are now heading to Detroit, where they will be joined by American singer, songwriter and musician Stevie Wonder for another drive-in event. At 5:30 p.m. Stevie Wonder is expected to perform before Obama and Biden deliver remarks to Michigan supporters.

The exact location of the Detroit event has not yet been released.

Biden campaign events have featured masks and social distancing amid the coronavirus pandemic.

President and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump is also focusing campaign efforts toward Michigan voters in the final days leading up to the election.

On Sunday, Trump will hold a rally in Washington Township at Total Sports Park. Then on Monday, the president will be in Traverse City before holding a rally at the Grand Rapids based Gerald R. Ford International Airport.

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