President Obama To Speak In Golden Valley June 1

The President of the United States will visit Golden Valley Friday, June 1, where he will address an audience at Honeywell regarding economic and job creation issues.

In particular, the President will discuss the need to honor America’s commitment to returning veterans. He is urging Congress to pass legislation that creates a Veterans Jobs Corps to help Afghanistan and Iraq veterans get jobs in their communities.

Honeywell is one of several major corporations located or headquartered in Golden Valley, a first-ring suburb of Minneapolis. Employees from these corporations boost Golden Valley’s daytime population from 20,371 to nearly 50,000.

The City of Golden Valley is one of many local employers whose ranks have been fortified over the years by military veterans.

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