Friday March 9, 2012 Happening Now

Lots going on today. The President heads to Prince George, VA where he'll be touring and making remarks at Rolls-Royce Crosspointe. The President expected today to announce a new proposal for a National Network for Manufacturing Innovation.

1135EST -- Air Force One arrives Richmond Intl Airport. Richmond, VA.

1210EST -- POTUS arrives at Rolls-Royce Crosspointe.

1215EST -- POTUS tours Rolls-Royce Crosspointe. Prince George, VA. POOL TAPE

1230EST -- POTUS delivers remarks at Rolls-Royce Crosspointe. Prince George, VA. LIVE

The President also reportedly lobbied hard to defeat that Keystone Pipeline bill yesterday in Congress. Republicans are condemning the President's actions.

We get unemployment numbers today for February. Economists are expecting a reading of more than 200,000 jobs created and the unemployment rate to remain unchanged at 8.3%. We'll talk with an FBN reporter in the 11 and Steve Moore in the 12.

Greece has paved the way for the country's second massive international bailout. It's bondholders will take a big hit on their debt holdings.

A man armed with two automatic weapons opened fire at a Pittsburgh psychiatric hospital killing one and injuring another seven. He was killed by police.

In New Jersey, a man was killed at a mall after he took a shopper hostage at knifepoint.

Adam Housley has a great story about tracking that huge pile of trash created in the Japanese earthquake and Tsunami (it was almost exactly 1 year ago)

Rick Leventhal has an awesome look at the "Sand Hogs" who are digging out the new LIRR extension underneath Manhattan.

All the candidates are campaigning today in the Midwest and South. Kansas holds its caucus tomorrow.


1030EST -- Holds rally at MSU-Meridian Riley Center, Meridian, MS. LIVE via LiveU


1330EST -- Holds town hall at the Topeka Performing Arts Center, Topeka, KS.


0925EST -- Holds town hall at the MS Farmer's Market, Jackson, MS. LIVE via LiveU


1000EST -- Holds rally at the Battleship USS Alabama Pavilion, Mobile, AL.

Clint Henderson is the Executive Producer for “Happening Now” and an avid traveler. Follow his adventures on Twitter, ClintPHenderson, and Instagram, clintpage1.