Jill Biden to visit Alabama with actress Jennifer Garner
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First lady Jill BidenJill BidenJill Biden's chief of staff picked for US ambassador to Spain Anita Dunn to return to consulting firm she founded US athletes chant 'Dr. Biden' as first lady cheers swimmers MORE and actress Jennifer Garner are headed to Alabama on Friday, the White House announced Tuesday.

Biden and Garner, star of hit films such as "13 Going on 30," were originally scheduled to take their trip in March but had to reschedule due to severe weather as tornadoes ripped through the South.

The duo is expected to make pit stops in Birmingham to promote President BidenJoe BidenRealClearPolitics reporter says Freedom Caucus shows how much GOP changed under Trump Iowa governor suggests immigrants partially to blame for rising COVID-19 cases Biden officials pledge to confront cybersecurity challenges head-on MORE's American Rescue Plan as part of his administration's "Help is Here" tour. They are likely to focus specifically on the state's issues with childhood poverty, according to CNN.


The tour, designed to promote the president's $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief package, is mainly targeting swing states where competitive Senate races will be held in 2022.

In recent weeks, top administration officials have visited Pennsylvania, Nevada, Iowa, New Hampshire, Georgia and Florida to discuss the American Rescue Plan.