Joe Biden speaks in Southfield and Detroit

Joe Biden to speak in Southfield & Detroit on Friday
Posted at 5:15 PM, Oct 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-17 11:55:35-04

(WXYZ/WXMI) — Democratic Presidential Nominee Joe Biden was in metro Detroit on Friday.

Biden spoke about protecting and expanding affordable health care in Southfield at about 3:45 p.m.

Watch Biden in Southfield.

At around 6:30 p.m., he attended an event in Detroit that encouraged people to vote early and in person.

Watch Biden in Detroit.

The speeches came after Biden and President Donald Trump participated in competing town halls on Thursday evening.

Trump is also expected to speak in Muskegon on Saturday.

Key Dates and Deadlines

Thursday, Sept. 24: Early voting begins, absentee ballots begin being mailed
Monday, Oct. 19: Online, postmarked-by voter registration deadline
Tuesday, Oct. 20 through 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 3: In-person registration allowed with local clerk
Friday, Oct. 30 at 5 p.m.: Deadline to request absentee ballot by mail
Monday, Nov. 2: Absentee/mail-in postmarked-by deadline
Tuesday, Nov. 3: In-person voting