Harris and Ohio's Democratic U.S. senator Sherrod Brown met Friday with transportation and business leaders in a roundtable discussion hosted by the University of Cincinnati.

CINCINNATI (AP) — Vice President Kamala Harris has been in Ohio to talk up public transportation and President Joe Biden’s spending plan.

Harris and Ohio’s Democratic U.S. senator Sherrod Brown met Friday with transportation and business leaders in a roundtable discussion hosted by the University of Cincinnati.

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They talked about the importance of public transportation in supporting workers, families and small businesses.

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Harris says easily accessible public transportation also helps working parents spend more time with their children.

Harris and President Joe Biden have been on the road to promote the ambitious spending plans he outlined in his speech Wednesday night to Congress.

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