Obama speech to focus on economy in Parma

Jinae West

President Barack Obama will discuss the economy during his visit to Northeast Ohio this afternoon.

The president will speak at Cuyahoga Community College Western Campus in Parma shortly after 2 p.m., according to a White House press release.

Only invited guests, including students, faculty, elected officials and members of the Greater Cleveland community, can attend.

Obama is expected to outline a set of targeted initiatives to support economic recovery and ensure long-term sustainable growth, the release said.

–Jinae West