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UPDATE 10/30/09:  All the tickets for this event have been distributed.

U.S. Senator John McCain of Arizona will speak at the University of Louisville next month.

Dr. Gary Gregg, the director of U of L’s McConnell Center, says the former G-O-P presidential nominee will deliver a public talk on the morning of November 11.              John McCain

“But he’s also here to help us open the Senator McConnell and Secretary Elaine Chao archives that we’re opening that day on campus,” Gregg said.

Sen. Mitch McConnell and his wife, former Labor Secretary Elaine Chao, announced earlier this year that they would establish their personal and professional archives at U of L.

The McCain speech is free but tickets are required. More information is available here.

Rick Howlett is host of WFPL's weekly talk show, "In Conversation."