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President Obama to visit Redford engine plant

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President Barack Obama speaks about the situation in Egypt at the White House in Washington, January 28, 2011. REUTERS/Jim Young
President Barack Obama speaks about the situation in Egypt at the White House in Washington, January 28, 2011. REUTERS/Jim Young

REDFORD (WKZO) -- The White House is releasing more details about President Obama's first trip to the metro Detroit area since his re-election.

Obama will visit the Daimler Detroit Diesel plant in Redford Monday afternoon and will speak about the economy and helping the middle-class.  The President is making the stop to gain support for his plan to avoid spending cuts and tax increases which are set to go into effect if Congress cannot make a deal by December 31st.

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