The Daily Item, Sunbury, PA

August 20, 2013

Want to see Obama? Tickets available Wednesday

By Evamarie Socha
The Daily Item

— SCRANTON -- Free tickets for the Friday visit of President Barack Obama and Vice President Joe Biden at Lackawanna College are available at the Scranton college beginning Wednesday at 4 p.m.

A limited number of tickets for the event, open to the public, will be at the Lackawanna College Angeli Hall Main Building lobby, 501 Vine St., Scranton, from 4-4 p.m. Tickets will be given on a first-come, first-served basis. One ticket per person.

Obama and Biden plan to discuss a plan to make college more affordable, tackle costs and improve value for students and their families.

The president’s appearance is set for 5 p.m. Friday at the Lackawanna Student Union Gymnasium, 500 Jefferson Ave., Scranton.