President Donald Trump Is Coming To Austin On Wednesday. Here’s What To Expect.

Trump will be in town to tour a newly expanded Apple manufacturing plant.

This will be President Donald Trump’s seventh trip to Texas this year.

President Donald Trump will be in Austin on Wednesday for a tour of a new Apple manufacturing plant.

Trump has had six public visits to Texas this year, during a time in which questions have been raised about whether the dependably red state will be competitive in the 2020 elections. Here’s what you need to know about his visit.

What is he doing here?

Trump will tour the plant and hear about product assembly.

The plant, where the new Mac Pro desktop computer will be manufactured, is the tech giant's most recent expansion in Austin and is projected to create thousands of new jobs.

Why is Apple meeting with Trump?

Apple CEO Tim Cook is a member of the Trump administration's American Workforce Policy Advisory Board.

Last summer, the company signed the Trump administration's Pledge to America's Workers and committed to creating 10,000 training opportunities for American workers and students over the next five years. Apple is one of the biggest private employers in Austin, and its presence is growing. Last December, the company announced a $1 billion investment on a new campus in Austin that would accommodate 5,000 new employees.

Who is he here with?

Trump will be joined by Cook, U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, National Economic Council Director Larry Kudlow, senior adviser to the president Jared Kushner and adviser to the president Ivanka Trump.

What is he promoting?

The visit gives Trump a chance to tout Apple's billion-dollar Austin expansion. Apple continued its Austin expansion after being approved for tariff exemptions in September to allow the import of key Mac Pro parts from China.