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VP Biden visiting NC to help Sen. Hagan

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CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) - Vice President Joe Biden has rescheduled his visit to North Carolina for later this week to raise money in part to help Sen. Kay Hagan's re-election bid.

A spokeswoman for the vice president confirmed Wednesday that Biden would be in Chapel Hill on Friday. Biden's office released no additional information.

A Hagan spokeswoman said proceeds will go to a committee for Hagan, the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee and the state Democratic Party She referred other questions to the vice president's office.

Biden postponed a fundraising visit in Durham last month.

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