Thurs. 11:46 a.m.: Public can attend Sanders’ visit

LORDSTOWN – The public is welcome to a “town meeting” with Sen. Bernie Sanders, according to the Vermont senator’s presidential campaign website.

Doors open at 12:30 p.m. at Lordstown High School, 1824 Salt Springs Road, as Sanders’ campaign tour makes a stop in Trumbull County. The event is free and tickets are not required, however it’s recommended those planning to attend RSVP at https://act.berniesanders.com/signup/event-190414-warren-oh/

Sanders will join American Federation of Teachers president Randi Weingarten and members of the Lordstown Teachers Association in discussing “how General Motors’ Lordstown plant closure is hurting the community and how to fight back,” according to an AFT press release.

The event begins at 1 p.m.