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Obama's trip offers chance to see Detroit's improvements

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DETROIT (AP) -

The White House says President Barack Obama's planned visit to Detroit will give him a chance to see efforts to improve the city firsthand.

During Wednesday's trip, Obama plans to visit the celebrate the resurgent U.S. auto industry by visiting the North American International Auto Show in Detroit and is scheduled to speak at the UAW-GM Center for Human Resources in Detroit.

The auto industry was in danger of collapse when Obama took office in 2009, but reported a record sales year in 2015.

In an advisory Sunday, the White House says Obama during his trip will see "the remarkable progress made by the city, its people and neighborhoods."

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