Vice President Joe Biden to attend 'Women of Valor' event in Seattle next week

SEATTLE -- Vice President Joe Biden will be in Seattle on Thursday, October 9th for two events, the White House announced.

The vice president is joining Senator Maria Cantwell to support six women fighting for Democratic seats in the U.S. Senate.

The six candidates attending the Women of Valor reception are Kay Hagan, Mary Landrieu, Alison Lundergan Grimes, Michelle Nunn, Jeanne Shaheen, and Natalie Tennant.

The White House said more details on the Biden's travel plans will be announced soon.