Pence to visit Kokomo GM plant to highlight ventilators

By The Associated Press

KOKOMO — Vice President Mike Pence will travel to Kokomo next week to highlight the production of ventilators during the coronavirus pandemic.

The former Indiana governor on April 30 will visit a General Motors electronics plant that has been retooled to make the medical devices, Pence's office announced Wednesday. Additional details will be released later, it said.

On March 18, GM began working with Seattle-area ventilator maker Ventec Life Systems to increase the company’s production.

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