Vice President Mike Pence in North Carolina today

Mike Pence - 48th Vice President of the United States, Photo Date: 2/23/2017 / Cropped Photo: Michael Vadon / CC BY 2.0 / (MGN)

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Vice President Mike Pence will be in our state Wednesday as the Charlotte Republican National Convention kicks off.

Vice President Pence is expected to attend the kickoff event before visiting two other places.

The V.P. is also expected to visit Parkdale Mills, which is a textiles company in Monroe.

He'll be given a tour and is expected to speak with employees about how the agreement between the U.S., Mexico, and Canada will impact North Carolina.

Pence is then planning to attend a Trump victory event in Greensboro this evening.