VP Biden En Route To McGovern Service In SD
by Associated Press
October 25, 2012 4:33 PM
Vice President Joe Biden is on his way to South Dakota for a prayer service tribute to former Sen. George McGovern.
McGovern, the former Democratic presidential candidate, died Sunday at age 90. He and Biden are former Senate colleagues. Biden is among the political dignitaries expected at a Thursday evening prayer service.
McGovern's funeral is set for Friday.
From South Dakota, Biden heads to Wisconsin for campaign events.