Vice President will be in Owensboro Monday

The Vice President is traveling to Western Kentucky Monday to raise money for Congressman Ron Lewis at a $1000 dollar per person fundraiser in Owensboro.

Lewis is in a re-election fight with Democrat State represenative Mike Weaver, a Vietnam veteran.

The Vice President is scheduled to speak at the reception for Lewis at 6 p.m. at the home of Beverly and Dan Griffith.

Weaver is also planning a campaign event Monday, rallying veterans at the Owensboro Veteran's Memorial.