Obama to make Savannah stop on next 'Main Street Tour'

WASHINGTON (WCSC) - The White House announced MOnday that President Obama will travel to Savannah on March 2 for the next stop on the "White House to Main Street Tour."

During the visit, President Obama will meet with Georgia workers, small business owners, and local leaders to share ideas for continuing to grow the economy and to put Americans back to work.

President Obama will spend the day in the Savannah area talking to residents about their ideas to rebound the economy and to reiterate his administration's plans for job creation.

In December, President Obama kicked off the "White House to Main Street Tour" in the Lehigh Valley area of Pennsylvania. In January, the President went to Lorain County, Ohio.

In an effort to spend some time outside of Washington and talk to American families about what they are experiencing during these tough economic times, the President will regularly visit communities across the country over the next several months where he will spend a day with members of the community and share ideas for rebuilding our economy for the long term.

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