WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama is coming to New Orleans on July 25.
The White House announced late Wednesday that Obama will speak on the first day of the National Urban League’s annual conference.
Other details were not immediately provided, although Rep. Cedric Richmond, D-New Orleans, confirmed he also is participating.
Former New Orleans Mayor Marc Morial is the president and CEO of the National Urban League.
The event is at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans.