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Ivanka Trump, Vice President Mike Pence, and Second Lady Karen Pence to visit Arizona this week

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Posted at 9:43 AM, Sep 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-15 21:06:16-04

PHOENIX — Following President Donald Trump's visit to Arizona on Monday, Vice President Mike Pence, Second Lady Karen Pence, and Trump's daughter, Ivanka Trump, are all scheduled to visit the Phoenix area this week for various roundtable discussions with Arizona Governor Doug Ducey, and campaign-related events, despite COVID-19 restrictions on large gatherings still in effect.

Former Vice President Joe Biden said he intended to visit Arizona and other states after Labor Day, but has not yet scheduled a visit, citing the pandemic.

Here is who is visiting and when.

Wednesday, September 16

Ivanka Trump will visit Phoenix on Wednesday, Sept. 16, and meet with Governor Doug Ducey for a roundtable discussion on "how President Trump has continued to fight for America’s working families, cut taxes across the board for hardworking Americans, and what he will do to continue fighting for the forgotten men and women in this country for the next four years," a news release said.

The event is scheduled to begin at 11 a.m.

Thursday, September 17

Second Lady Karen Pence, joined by Secretary of the Air Barbara M. Barrett, will visit Davis-Monthan Air Force Base in Tucson on Thursday morning, followed by a visit to Luke Air Force Base in Glendale on Thursday afternoon. She will also attend a roundtable discussion with Barrett, Gov. Doug Ducey, and the Arizona Corporation Commission regarding military families and occupational licensing reform.

She will speak around 10:45 a.m. in Tucson, 2:10 p.m. in Glendale, and around 3:30 p.m. at the roundtable, according to a news release.

On Friday, September 18, she will participate in a roundtable regarding veteran suicide prevention, her office said.

Friday, September 18

Vice President Mike Pence will be in Arizona on Friday, Sept. 18, to attend a "Veterans for Trump" event at The Wigwam Resort in Litchfield Park, Arizona. Pence is expected to speak at 1 p.m.

This event is open to the public. Tickets can be requested, here. Doors open at 11 a.m. and will close at 12:30 p.m., a news release said.