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Obama to stump for Peters, Schauer at WSU on Saturday

October 28, 2014

President Barack Obama will speak at Wayne State University Saturday in the final weekend ahead of Election Day to stump for Democratic candidates. Obama is visiting Michigan to campaign for U.S. Senate nominee Gary Peters and gubernatorial candidate Mark Schauer. The ticketed event is free and open to the public, according to a news release from the Michigan Democratic Party. Tickets will be available on a first come, first serve basis beginning at 5 p.m. on Wednesday at Michigan Democratic Party Coordinated Offices across metro Detroit. The event will be held at Wayne State's Matthaei Physical Education Center. Doors for the event open at 4 p.m.