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Forgive me for a short diary; I will update as more information becomes available. I wanted to post this as soon as I found a quotable source so that folks could make plans to attend.

The Star-Tribune is reporting the following:

President Obama will bring his campaign to overhaul the nation's health care system to the Twin Cities this weekend.

The White House has not announced his visit to Minnesota on Saturday, but an official with knowledge of the appearance confirmed it this morning.

Although a location for the speech also has not been announced, it would most likely be held at either the Target Center in Minneapolis or the Xcel Center in St. Paul.

UPDATE: The Uptake is reporting the White House has announced the venue to be the Target Center. Doors at 9:30, rally at 12:30. Supporters of the public option-be there or be square!

Originally posted to ravenlore on Wed Sep 09, 2009 at 08:28 AM PDT.

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