President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama are expected to deliver remarks Thursday on expanding college opportunity, the White House said.
The President and First Lady will be accompanied by college and university presidents from across the country, in addition to other nonprofit groups, at the event. They are scheduled to speak at 11:20 a.m. in a White House auditorium.
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