WATCH: President Biden tours North Carolina HBCU engineering program

President Joe Biden was in North Carolina touring one of the largest Historically Black Colleges and Universities on Thursday promoting his economic plans.

Watch Biden’s remarks in the player above.

The president visited with students and faculty at the Engineering Research & Innovation Complex at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, where students demonstrated their robotic work.

This is the second trip for Biden this week around the country, hoping to highlight his plans to boost domestic supply chains and high-tech workforces.

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It comes after a Tuesday stop in Iowa to announce that his administration was granting a waiver to allow more ethanol in gasoline year-round, a move that officials estimated would shave 10 cents per gallon of gasoline prices – but at just 2,300 gas stations out of the nation’s more than 100,000.

Biden’s saddled with sagging approval ratings and inflation at a 40-year high while his party faces the prospect of big midterm election losses that could cost it control of Congress.