Vice President Biden Visits Charlotte http://wfae.org en Vice President Biden 'Fires Up' Charlotte Crowd http://wfae.org/post/vice-president-biden-fires-charlotte-crowd <p>Vice President Joe Biden campaigned in Charlotte Tuesday. More than 1,000 people turned out at the N.C. Music Factory to hear him speak.</p><p>West Charlotte High School’s band director got a call Monday asking if the band could play a gig on short notice.</p><p>The next day, band members were in full uniform, banging their drums and blowing their horns to entertain a long line of people waiting to see the vice president of the United States.</p><p>After the band played outside, Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx was the first speaker inside The Fillmore.</p> Wed, 03 Oct 2012 13:31:27 +0000 Michael Tomsic 13045 at http://wfae.org Vice President Biden 'Fires Up' Charlotte Crowd