LIVE: President Obama speaks in Maumee

President Obama will travel to Ohio on Thursday for his "Betting on America" bus tour that begins in Maumee.

Obama for America announced the president will speak about his efforts to get the economy back on track, doubling down on American workers by saving the auto industry, investing in manufacturing and bringing jobs back to America.

The president picked Maumee as his campaign stop because of the Wolcott House's historical importance as a hub for entrepreneurs during the 19th century.

Obama will speak at 11:40 a.m. ET.