UPDATE: Dr. Jill Biden misses campaign kick-off in Little Rock

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UPDATE:

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- Joe Biden’s campaign was supposed to be kicking off today but the team hit some turbulence.

Dr. Jill Biden along with campaign endorsers was scheduled to meet with Arkansans Thursday afternoon but Jill never made it.

Campaign representatives said Jill’s plane was unable to land for several hours and when she did land, she was immediately ushered to a private fundraiser.

We did try to get a comment from Jill at the fundraiser but were denied the opportunity.

Meanwhile, Representative Jamie Scott, Senator Linda Chesterfield and House Leader Minority Fredrick Love talked about why they are endorsing Biden.

“I believe that Mr. Biden and Dr. Biden are known for their truthfulness, I think they are known for their compassion. I think they will engage in positive conversation rather than try to destroy those of whom they have a disagreementS,” said Linda Chesterfield, State Senator.

Biden is one, in a long list of Democratic candidates that will be on the ballot coming up in March.

To see a list of candidates, click here.

Original Story:

LITTLE ROCK, Ark.- Tonight at the Arkansas State University System Headquarters Dr. Jill Biden along with other campaign representatives will be hosting a campaign kick-off event.

Those who attended were able to learn about the Joe Biden campaign, the campaign’s operation in the state of Arkansas, and ways to get involved.

Biden is one, in a long list of Democratic candidates that will be on the ballot coming up in March.

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