MIAMI (AP) — King Felipe VI of Spain begins a two-day tour of Florida with a speech at the Freedom Tower on the campus of Miami Dade College.READ MORE: Florida School Quarantine Rule Could Be Extended
He met with President Barack Obama at the White House earlier this week. They discussed the importance of working together to ensure refugees are safe and treated with shared humanity.
It’s unclear what topics Felipe will discuss during his master lecture at Miami Dade College early Thursday evening.READ MORE: No Bond For Accused Hollywood Cop Killer Jason Banegas Who Was Released From Jail 30 Days Ago On Probation
Felipe, 47, was proclaimed king just over a year ago, replacing his scandal-hit father, former King Juan Carlos. He pledged to restore trust in the monarchy after allegations of corruption.
A recent poll in Spain’s El Pais newspaper shows that 81 percent approve of Felipe’s performance, and 74 percent approved of his wife, Letizia, a former television presenter.MORE NEWS: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
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