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VP Mike Pence speaks at 'Make America Great Again' event in Grand Rapids

The event took place at Lacks Enterprises, Inc. in Grand Rapids Wednesday afternoon.
Credit: Rose White / 13 OYS
VP Mike Pence speaking at a Make America Great Again event at Lacks Enterprises in Grand Rapids.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Grand Rapids is once again a stop on the campaign trail.

Vice President Mike Pence visited Grand Rapids Wednesday, Oct. 14 for a “Make America Great Again” event. 

The vice president touched down in Air Force Two at the Gerald R. Ford International Airport around 12:10 p.m. Watch his arrival here.

The event was scheduled to take place at 12:30 p.m. at Lacks Enterprises, Inc. Doors opened at 10:30 a.m. and all attendees were given a temperature check, a mask which they will be instructed to wear and access to hand sanitizer. 

Republican businessman Peter Meijer, running in the 3rd Congressional District race for Rep. Justin Amash's seat, introduced the vice president.

Watch the full event here.

As a major swing state, Michigan has recently been a popular stop on the campaign trail.

Former vice president and current democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden stopped in Grand Rapids last week. The state has also recently welcomed President Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Dr. Jill Biden, and Karen Pence. 

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