CHICAGO (CBS) — Vice President Joseph Biden is visiting Chicago Tuesday night for a worthy cause.
Biden will attend a fundraiser for the group Citizens United for Research in Epilepsy. He will join the founders of the group, former White House senior adviser David Axelrod and his wife, Susan, for the fundraiser at Navy Pier.READ MORE: Boys, 15 And 16, Shot And Wounded In West Englewood
Also to attend the benefit are Peter Sagal, host of the WBEZ-NPR radio show “Wait Wait… Don’t Tell Me!” and Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough of MSNBC.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: A Sunny Start Friday
The event begins at 5:30 p.m. with a sponsor reception, followed by a general reception, a program and dinner. It will be held in the Grand Ballroom at the east end of Navy Pier.MORE NEWS: Boy, 8, Shot And Wounded In Lawndale
The Axelrods’ daughter has epilepsy.