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Vice President Biden, wife Jill in Chicago today

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WASHINGTON--The day after the Obama family wrapped up a Chicago weekend--Vice President Joe Biden and wife Jill hit the city for a day. Watch for Loop traffic on LaSalle St. near Wacker Dr. to be shut down or slowed during the lunch hour on Monday for the Biden motorcade.

Biden headlines a fund-raiser at the Chicago Cut Steakhouse, 300 N. LaSalle, with prices for the small lunch ranging from $5,000 to $10,000. Co-hosts include Steve Cohen, Thomas Hart, and Sandy Stein

From Chicago, Biden jets to Los Angeles.

Jill Biden heads over to McCormick Place to speak at the 2012 National Conference on Volunteering and Service's opening session, "A New Generation of Service."

From the White House: "In her remarks, Dr. Biden will discuss Joining Forces, the initiative she started with First Lady Michelle Obama last year as a way to spark action among all Americans to honor, recognize and support our service men and women, veterans and military families."

Mayor Rahm Emanuel is also addressing the conference today.

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