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Hyosub Shin photo of Biden’s last visit to Atlanta in November
Vice President Joseph Biden will travel to the Atlanta area Tuesday.
The vice president’s office would not provide any details, but we’re told he will visit Drew Charter School in East Lake.
Tuesday is also the day President Barack Obama releases his budget request to Congress, so the trip could be related to a new administration initiative there. Also, if you see Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed in the pack, keep in mind that quite a few people are looking to see if the White House will slip in some significant funds for the dredging of the Port of Savannah.
Daniel Malloy is the Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Washington Correspondent, covering the Georgia Congressional delegation and other D.C. goings-on that affect the state since 2011. He's a zealous fan and proud graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.