A former vice-president is stopping by to stump for Democrats in Luzerne County.
Scranton native Joe Biden is expected to speak at a campaign rally on Sunday for Senator Bob Casey and Representative Matt Cartwright, according to Luzerne County Democratic Party Chairman John Pekarovsky.
Party officials indicate the event will be held at Pittston Area High School. Doors are scheduled to open at 5:30 p.m. with the event getting underway around 7:15 p.m.
Former Hazleton Mayor and State Representative Lou Barletta is challenging incumbent and Scranton native Bob Casey for his Senate seat.
Republican John Chrin wants to oust incumbent Matt Cartwright from his spot representing the 8th district.
President Trump stumped for Barletta back in August in Luzerne County.