Obama to visit Rolls-Royce plant in Virginia

WASHINGTON (AP) ? President Barack Obama will visit Rolls-Royce’s advanced manufacturing plant near Richmond, Va., on Friday.

Obama will tour Rolls-Royce Crosspointe in Prince George and speak about the economy.

The Crosspointe facility manufactures precision-engineered engine discs and other components for sophisticated aircraft.

Obama will fly to Texas after the visit.

In the evening, the president will attend two campaign events in Houston before returning to Washington.